How To Join

Our Joint Apprenticeship Training Committee ensures you are well prepared for a successful career as a plumber or pipefitter. To apply, each applicant must meet a specific set of program requirements.

PROGRAM REQUIREMENTS

Each applicant must meet the qualifications as shown below:

  1. Be not less than eighteen (18) years of age at the time of employment
  2. Must complete the online application, including all required documentation
  3. Must be a high school graduate or pass a G.E.D. or equivalent.
  4. Must be physically able to perform the work of the trade.
  5. Must be interviewed at a future date and time to be determined.
  6. Applicants who meet the above qualifications will be notified by mail when and where to report for their interview and rating session. Applicants failing to appear for their scheduled interview will be disqualified and receive no further consideration from the Committee.
  7. Each candidate on the list of eligibles that is notified of a job opportunity by the Committee may be required to pass a standard medical exam prior to employment. If the candidate fails the medical exam, the Committee will notify the candidate, via certified mail, that they will be unable to place them in the program.

ADDITIONALLY:

  • (If you are a veteran) submit a copy of the form DD-214 (member 4)
  • If you received college credits or had technical school training, please include transcripts.
  • Letter(s) of recommendation and a résumé will be accepted.

Applicants who meet the above qualifications will be notified by mail when and where to report for their interview and rating session. Before the interview, applicants must read the Apprenticeship Standards Handbook.

Applicants must first set up an online account with the Northern Mechanical and Iron Range JATC before you can submit an application and upload associated documents. 

The first step is to create your online account. Once you apply, you must wait up to one business day for your application to be confirmed before you proceed.