of Electrical Workers
Applications for the Apprenticeship program are accepted at 9:00 a.m. sharp and 11:00 a.m. sharp on the first and third Fridays of each month (except holidays) at the JATC Training Facility 65 West Century Road Paramus. Applicants must bring originals and copies of the following: High school diploma and any post high school diplomas including college trade school or other schooling. High school transcripts and any post high school transcripts including college trade school or other schooling showing that the applicant passed one year of algebra. Birth certificate. Driver's license. In addition to originals and copies of the foregoing a $25.00 application fee is due when applying.
No in order to get the proper credit for your education you must also bring high school transcripts for review.
Call 201-265-7273 and follow the telephone prompts.
In this case we need either a letter or a course syllabus from your high school guidance office. The letter or syllabus must state that the course you took had a component equal to one year of algebra.
The starting pay is currently $14.48 per hour (as of 1/21/05). Apprentices also receive health pension and annuity benefits at no cost.
Each application is reviewed by the JATC and it is possible to receive
advanced standing for previous work and/or school experience.
Yes but there is a six month waiting period.
Yes but you must have the training office forward the results to Local 164.
The electricians training program is 5 years and the telecommunications training program is 4 years.
Yes transcripts are required to confirm you passed at least one year of algebra: and also to collect other important data.
Both electricians and telecommunications workers need to work on jobs
throughout the Bergen Essex and Hudson County areas. Because of limited
public transportation a driver's license is a must.
This varies depending upon the number of applicants who apply and the number of job opportunities we can provide. Traditionally six to nine months is the average.
Yes but you must present your college transcripts to document this claim.
Yes both are required.
No, training is provided at no cost but you must pay for textbooks.
No. A separate test administered by the State of New Jersey is required.
Graduates receive college credit recommendations from the American Council on Education Washington DC.
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