HIGHER WAGES, BENEFITS, A RETIREMENT, DIVERSE WORK EXPERIENCE FOCUSED ON A SAFETY FIRST CULTURE
The participants will receive Jobsite Preparation Training for 10 weeks at the IBEW 402 Training & Education Centre (no wages will be paid during this time)
The successful participants will be placed with an IBEW signatory Electrical Contractor for a 12 week paid placement (this will be at minimum wages)
Upon completion of the 12 week placement, providing the participant receives favourable reviews from their employer and coworkers, they will then be offered an Apprenticeship. If the participant accepts this offer they will be registered as a 309A Construction and Maintenance Electrical Apprentice with the IBEW 402 Northwestern Ontario Joint Apprenticeship and Training Council.
309A Construction & Maintenance Electrician
Once in your 12 week placement you will be working for a member company of the Electrical Contractors Association of Thunder Bay. You will be dispatched by IBEW LU 402. Our jurisdiction spans from the Manitoba border on the West up to the Ontario boundary line in the North, to the 87’ meridian in the East and to the shores of Lake Superior. It is possible that you could find yourself working anywhere within this area. You are required to provide your own method of transportation to and from the job site.