Ithaca, NY (December 03, 2012) -
The Laborers International Union of North America Local Union #785 (Ithaca Region) will conduct a recruitment from December 3, 2012 through December 2, 2013 for three skilled construction craft laborer apprentices, State Labor Commissioner Peter M. Rivera announced today.
Applications will be available at Local Union #785, 622 West State Street, Ithaca, NY from 8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m., Monday through Friday, excluding legal holidays, during the recruitment period. Applications are available at Workforce One-Stop Centers throughout Broome, Chemung, Chenango, Cortland, Delaware, Schuyler, Steuben, Tioga, and Tompkins counties. Applications may also be obtained by mail.
The Committee requires that applicants:
For further information, applicants should contact their nearest New York State Department of Labor office or Local Union #785 at (607) 272-3122.
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.