Syracuse, NY (July 20, 2012) -
The Sheet Metal Workers Joint Apprenticeship Committee of Syracuse, Local Union #58, will conduct a recruitment from August 6, 2012 through July 1, 2013 for 20 sheet metal worker apprentices, State Labor Commissioner Peter M. Rivera announced today.
Applications can be obtained at the Local Union #58, 301 Pulaski Street, Syracuse, NY from 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. on the first Monday of every month, excluding legal holidays, during the recruitment period. (If the first Monday falls on a holiday, the application may be picked up on the second Monday of the month from 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.)
The Committee requires that applicants:
For further information, applicants should contact their nearest New York State Department of Labor office or may contact the Local Union #58 at (315) 472-4411.
Apprentice programs registered with the Department of Labor must meet standards established by the Commissioner. Under state law, sponsors of programs cannot discriminate against applicants because of race, creed, color, national origin, age, sex, disability or marital status. Women and minorities are encouraged to submit applications for apprenticeship programs. Sponsors of programs are required to adopt affirmative action plans for the recruitment of women and minorities.