STEAMFITTERS LOCAL 602 JATC APPLICATION FOR APPRENTICESHIP
INTERESTED IN AN EXCITING CAREER IN PIPEFITTING, WELDING, HEATING, AIR CONDITIONING AND REFRIGERATION (CONSTRUCTION, SERVICE & MAINTENANCE)?
The 2021 Applications will be taken online only starting
Monday, January 4, 2021 at 8:00 a.m. and closing on Friday, January 15, 2021 at 11:00 a.m.
Please visit: www.602training.org (will not be active until January 4, 2021)
Applicants must be 18 years old by August 15, 2021 (born before August 15, 2003)
High school diploma earned by June 30, 2021 or GED certificate by December 31, 2020
Once you have applied, the following documents must be mailed or brought into our office by 3:00 p.m. on Friday, January 22, 2021.
Applicants must provide one of the following educational documents:
- Official Transcript of High School Grades (Must be in a sealed envelope from the school and have a raised seal affixed)
High school seniors must also provide a letter from their guidance counselor on school letterhead stating they will graduate by June 30, 2021.
- GED scores and certificate (Only GEDs that are American Council on Education accredited will be accepted. Visit acenet.edu for further information). Online Diplomas are not accepted.
Applicants must provide all of the following additional documents:
- Social Security Card
- County or state issued birth certificate, United States Passport or Naturalization Certificate
- Valid Driver’s License or a State issued Picture Identification Card
- DD214 (for veterans of military service only)
*Please do not procrastinate compiling these documents. Replacements may take several weeks to obtain.
*All foreign documents must be accompanied by a translation of that document and a letter from your embassy stating its authenticity. For any transcript, the letter must document the equivalency of this transcript.
*You may apply only once during the application period.
*The office is open for receiving documentation from 8:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m., Monday through Friday.
*Office is closed Martin Luther King Jr. holiday.
*You are highly encouraged to give your documentation to the office staff as opposed to just leaving it to ensure you have turned in all the necessary documents.
*It is your responsibility to ensure this office receives all of your required documents by the due date and time!
*All documents must be copies that we can keep except the Official High School Transcripts (must be originals that we keep).
*If you are selected for apprenticeship, final acceptance will be contingent on ability to pass drug and background screening.
Document Drop Off Location:
UA Mechanical Trades School (301-341-1555)
8509 Ardwick Ardmore Road
Landover, Maryland 20785
Once documentation has been received, you will be given a math testing date and time. Math testing will start as early as Monday, January 26, 2021 and will be held during normal business hours. Math testing assignments will be given to you when you turn in your documentation. If you should need to drop off your documentation and no staff is available, you will be emailed a math test assignment.
There is a $50.00 non-refundable application processing fee due at the time of Testing.
Payable in cash or money order only (all money orders to be made payable to HPRTF)
If you are interested in applying for a helper’s job, please contact the Steamfitters Local 602 Union Hall at 301-333-2356. Please visit our website at www.Steamfitters-602.org.
THE APPRENTICESHIP COMMITTEE SELECTS STUDENTS OF ANY RACE, COLOR, SEX, AGE, NATIONAL OR ETHNIC ORIGIN TO ALL RIGHTS, PRIVILEGES, PROGRAMS AND ACTIVITIES GENERALLY ACCORDED OR MADE AVAILABLE TO STUDENTS IN THE SCHOOL. THE APPRENTICESHIP COMMITTEE IS ACTIVELY RECRUITING APPLICANTS INCLUDING MINORITIES AND FEMALES