Current Apprenticeship Openings

Apprenticeship programs by county with contact information. (These are premade reports for each county.)

Apprenticeship Opportunity Announcements in Washington
Date Program/Application Information
Added February 8, 2016

Washington Cement Masons Apprenticeship Committee  (Program 61)
Occupation: Cement Mason
Cement Masons & Plasterers Training Centers of Washington
6737 Corson Ave S.
Seattle, WA 98108
Phone: 206-762-9286
Fax: 206-762-0896
To download an application online, visit

The Washington Cement Masons Apprenticeship is looking for applicants for our upcoming selection events. Cement masons pour, smooth and finish concrete floors, sidewalks, roads, curbs, bridges. The apprenticeship is a four year program where apprentices earn while they learn.

You may be a good candidate for the apprenticeship if you are looking for:

  • A lifelong career in the construction industry.
  • Excellent union benefits.
  • Free training, both on the job and in the classroom.

Our applicant testing/apprentice selection events are coming up soon. 

Western Washington Applicant Testing
Saturday, April 2 in Seattle 
Application deadline: March 7

Eastern Washington Applicant Testing
Saturday, April 16 in Spokane 
Application deadline: March 28

In order to attend the testing event, you must submit a completed application with photocopies of the following:

  • Current driver's license
  • Social Security Card
  • Proof of high school or GED completion

Minimum requirements:

  • At least 18 years old.
  • High school graduate or GED equivalent.
  • Physically able to do the work of the trade.

You can view our standards of apprenticeship.

Women and minorities encouraged to apply.
Update November 16, 2015

Inland Northwest Chapter Associated General Contractors Apprenticeship Committees (Program 559, 560, & 1947)

Occupation: Carpenter, Construction Equipment Operator, and Laborer

Applications taken year-round and are available at:
SCC Apprenticeship Center
2110 North Fancher Road
Spokane Valley, Wash. 99212
Phone: 509-534-0502
Fax: 509-534-0503
Application can be downloaded at
Acrobat PDF file Information Flyer (116 KB PDF)

Updated September 1, 2015

Sprinkler Fitters Apprenticeship Standards (Program 286)

Covers ALL COUNTIES except Island, King, Kitsap, Pierce, Skagit, Snohomish and Thurston Counties.

Occupation: Sprinkler Fitter

Applications are available Monday-Friday, 9 to 11:30 a.m. and 1:30 to 3 p.m. at the contractor/employers' addresses in the Authorized Training Agent Listing:

7050 Oakland Mills Road, Suite 100
Columbia, Maryland 21046
Phone: 410-312-5205 or toll-free 1-800-638-0592

Applications are also available from an approved Authorized Training Agent of this program.

Acrobat PDF file Information sheet (274 KB PDF)
Acrobat PDF file Approved Training Agent Listing (14 KB PDF)

Added August 15, 2015

Northwest Independent Contractors Association Apprenticeship Committee (Prog 1795)

Occupation: Carpet, Linoleum & Soft Tile Layer

This program is approximately 5 years in length, and requires that applicants be physically able to perform the work of the trade, be at least 17 years of age, possess a high school diploma, GED, or High School Equivalent and have a valid driver’s license. Proof of age, copies of valid driver’s license and documentation of education should be submitted at the time of application.
All qualified applicants will be forwarded to employers who have openings for opportunity of sponsorship.
Females and minorities are encouraged to apply.
Terms of the Training Agreement are 6000 hours of on the job training, plus 144 hours minimum of classroom related training per year for four years. To ensure a safe work place for everyone all eligible candidates, all apprentices may be subject to drug screen by employers.
Applications can be found online at can be submitted year round. Applications are not a guarantee of employment.
Applications will be taken by email only at for statewide work. Applicants will be referred to Training Agents (Employers) who can sponsor the applicant for apprenticeship in their geographical area. Contact Kris at 509-750-7553 for more information.
Selection of apprentices is made on the basis of qualification and interest, without regard to race, creed, color, national origin or gender. All applicants are selected on the basis of objective standards provided by the employers, which permits review after full and fair opportunity for application.

Updated July 1, 2015

SimplexGrinnell Apprenticeship Committee (Program 1808)

Occupation: Sprinkler Fitter


Where: SimplexGrinnell
10010 East Knox Avenue
Spokane Valley, Wash. 99206
Time:  9 to 10 a.m. the first Wednesday of each month
Acrobat PDF file Spokane Information sheet (63 KB PDF)


Where: SimplexGrinnell
9520 10th Ave. South, Suite 100
Seattle, Wash. 98108
Time: 8:30 to 9:30 a.m. the third Tuesday of each month (must apply in person)
Acrobat PDF file Seattle Information sheet (95 KB PDF)

Updated June 26, 2015

Applications being taken effective July 20, 2015

IAM/Boeing Joint Apprenticeship Committee (Prog 154)

The IAM/Boeing Joint Apprenticeship Committee will accept applications for new apprentices beginning July 20, 2015 for the following trades:

Blue Streak Mechanic
Composite Manufacturing Technician
Manufacturing Machinist

All Boeing and non-Boeing candidates may apply for open positions that are posted through the Boeing Global Staffing online requisition system at during the advertised application acceptance period. Applicant minimum qualification requirements will be clearly stated on the requisitions. Individuals who do not meet minimum the qualifications will receive an auto-notice encouraging then to apply when the minimum requirements have been met. Applicants may apply for one or more apprenticeship program.

All applicants for an apprenticeship must be at least 18 years of age; be eligible for hire or rehire at Boeing; have never been enrolled in or completed an IAM/Boeing Joint Apprenticeship program; have a GED or a high school diploma; have US person status; meet specific defined vocational training or trade related work experience requirements for the apprenticeship program being applied for; and be able to perform the physical requirements of the apprenticeship. All applicants must complete a COMPASS Assessment within the last 5 years with a minimum score of 60 in the Algebra Placement Domain, a minimum score of 67 in reading, and a minimum score of 32 in writing. Note: we do not accept other assessments, such as Accuplacer; only the COMPASS is approved.

Please visit the website for information on minimum requirements and help with the application process.

June 16, 2015

Southwest Washington Pipe Trades Apprenticeship Committee  (Prog 405)

Occupations: HVAC/Refrigeration Mechanic; Maintenance Plumber/Steamfitter; Marine Pipefitter; Plumber; Residential Plumber; Steamfitter.

Applications will be available at the Southwest Washington Pipe Trades Training Center during normal business hours. Currently, the JATC office is open Monday through Friday 8 a.m. – 12 p.m. and 1 p.m. – 5 p.m.; excluding holidays.

Applications are being taken daily through December 31, 2015 and are only available in person.

8501 Zenith Court NE
Olympia, Wash. 98516
Application Hotline: 360-486-9406
Acrobat PDF file Information Sheet (160 KB PDF)

Updated April 18, 2015

Inland Northwest Masonry Apprenticeship Committee (Program 160)

Occupations: "Brick & Block Finisher," Bricklayer, "Cleaner, Pointer & Caulker," Terrazzo Worker, "Tile, Terrazzo & Marble Finisher," Tile Setter.

Year round applications accepted at the following:
3923 E Main Ave
Spokane, Wash. 99202
or online:
Phone: 509-327-2774 or toll-free 1-800-315-6604
Acrobat PDF file Information Sheet (275 KB PDF)

Added February 3, 2015

Northwest Laborers Apprenticeship (Prog 71)

Occupation: Laborer

Northwest Laborers-Employers Training Trust Appretniceship Program
27055 Ohio Avenue NE
Kingston, Wash. 98346

For more information:
Toll free: 1-800-554-4457

Acrobat PDF file Apprenticeship information sheet (2.72 MB PDF)

Added December 14, 2014

LU 112 - NECA Electrical Apprenticeship Committee (Program 81)

Occupations: Inside Wireman, Low Energy/Sound and Communication, and Residential Electrician

Applications are available January 5 - June 30, Monday through Friday, excluding holidays; 8:30 to 11:30 a.m. and 1:30 to 4:30 p.m.
Source of Applications:
LU 112 - NECA Electrical Apprenticeship Committee
8340 West Gage Boulevard
Kennewick, Wash. 99336
Phone: 509-783-0589
Acrobat PDF file Information Flyer (261 KB PDF)
Acrobat PDF file Opportunity Announcement (1.16 MB PDF)

Added December 4, 2014

Inland Empire Electrical Training Trust (Program 143)

Occupations: Inside Electrician, Low Energy/Sound and Communication, and Residential Electrician

Applications are available year round Monday through Friday, excluding holidays; 8 to 11 a.m. and 1 to 4 p.m.
Applications must be returned in person with applicable documentation and 35 application fee.

Source of Applications:
Inland Empire Electrical Training Trust Office
3210 E Ferry Avenue
Spokane, Wash. 99202
Phone: 509-34-0922
Acrobat PDF file Information Flyer (261 KB PDF)

Updated August 2014

Evco Sound & Electronics Inc. Apprenticeship Program (Program 43)

Occupation: Sound Technician

Applications are available year round Monday through Thursday, excluding holidays. Applications must be picked up in person at:
3511 E Trent Avenue
Spokane, Wash. 99202
Phone: 509-535-8718
Acrobat PDF file Information Flyer (111 KB PDF)

Updated July 18, 2014

Glaziers, Architectural Metal & Glassworkers Residential Apprenticeship Committee (Prog 1785)
Glaziers, Architectural Metal & Glassworkers Commercial Apprenticeship Committee (Prog 294)

DC5 Apprenticeship and Training Center
6770 East Marginal Way South Bldg E, Suite 102
Seattle, Wash. 98108
Phone: 206-762-8332 Fax: 206-768-9926

Acrobat PDF file Information Sheet — Residential (314 KB PDF)
Acrobat PDF file Information Sheet — Commercial (757 KB PDF)

Updated July 11, 2014

District Council #5 - Apprenticeship and Training

Occupations: Painting, Drywall Finishing, Floor Covering, Striping

Applications are accepted year round (All Occupations) and are available at:
6770 E Marginal Way S, Bldg "E" or "D"
Seattle, Wash. 98108
Phone: 206-762-8332

Other locations to apply:

Spokane Local #269

Seattle Local #364
6770 East Marginal Way S.
Seattle, Wash. 98108

Painting and Drywall:
Kennewick Local #427
2500 W. Kennewick Ave., Suite E
Kennewick, Wash. 99336


Acrobat PDF file Painter information flyer (960 KB PDF)
Acrobat PDF file Drywall information flyer (1004 KB PDF)
Acrobat PDF file
Floorcovering information flyer (1220 KB PDF)

Added February 22, 2014

Oregon Ironworkers Apprenticeship Program.

Apply in person:
Ironworkers' Training Center
11620 NE Ainsworth Circle, Ste. 100
Portland, OR 97220
Every Wednesday - except holidays
9 to 11:30 a.m.; 1 to 4:30 p.m.
For more information contact:
Keith Kordenat, Coordinator, 503-775-0877
Email: or visit our website at
Acrobat PDF file Information sheet (174 KB PDF)

Updated July 2013

Northeastern Washington-Northern Idaho Sheet Metal Apprenticeship Committee (Program 152)

Occupation: HVAC Service Technician; HVAC Test, Adjust and Balance Technician; Residential Sheet Metal Worker, Sheet Metal Worker.

Applications are available at the following location:
East 7209 Trent Ave Suite 1.
Spokane, Wash. 99212
Phone: 509-928-5009 Fax: 509-928-3022
Acrobat PDF file Apprenticeship Opening Announcement (73 KB PDF)

Applications will be accepted year around on Monday and Tuesday from 8 to 11 a.m. and 1 to 4 p.m.
(Expect Holidays)

Updated June 2013

Western Washington Masonry Trades Apprenticeship Committee, (Program 87)

Occupations: Bricklayers, Tile Layers, Marble Masons, "Pointer, Cleaner, Caulker", Finishers, Terrazzo workers.


Applications are accepted Monday-Friday, 7 a.m. to 2 p.m. at:
South Seattle Community College — Georgetown Campus
6737 Corson Ave S., Bldg "D"
Seattle, Wash. 98108
Phone: 206-768-8333 Fax: 206-768-8333

Acrobat PDF file Program information flier (210 KB PDF)

Updated May 2013

Pacific Northwest Ironworkers & Employers Apprenticeship and Training Committee Local #14 (Program 181)

Occupation: Ironworker

Applications are taken on a year-round basis (as indicated) at the following locations:

Ironworkers Apprenticeship Training Center
16610 E. Euclid
Spokane, Wash. 99216
Wednesdays 9 a.m. to 1 p.m.
Phone: 509-922-3577

Ironworkers Local #14 Union Hall
3021 W. Clearwater #201
Kennewick, Wash. 99336
Wednesdays 8 a.m. to noon
Phone: 509-374-0460

Ironworkers Local #14 Union Hall
201 N. Russell
Missoula, Montana 59801
Phone: 406-829-9051
Call for appointment.

The Pacific NW Ironworkers JATC#14 information can be found on several web pages, designed for the purpose of recruiting interested persons, these websites are:

Acrobat PDF file Announcement of Opportunities (65 KB PDF)
Acrobat PDF file Apprentice Training Highlights (181 KB PDF)

Added February 7, 2013

I.E.C of Washington Apprenticeship (Program 519)

Occupations: Construction Electrician, Residential Electrician

Applications are available at the IEC Apprenticeship business office 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.
11630 Airport Road Suite 300
Everett, Wash. 98204-6724
or by calling 866-959-2432.
Acrobat PDF file Opportunity Announcement (141 KB PDF)

Updated January 20, 2013

Western States Boilermakers Apprenticeship Committee (Program 246)

Occupation: Boilermaker

Applications are issued on the first business Wednesday of each month.
Locations to apply are in the opening announcement below.

Acrobat PDF file Opening Announcement (90 KB PDF)

Updated: August 21, 2012

Western Washington Sheet Metal JATC (Program 74)

Occupations: Residential Sheet Metal Worker, Sheet Metal Service Technician, Sheet Metal Worker, and "Sheet Metal Test, Adjust and Balance Technician".

Where and when to apply:
Every Tuesday and Thursday, 8:30 to 11:30 a.m.
11831 Beverly Park Road B-1
Everett, Wash. 98204
Phone: 425-438-1406
2725 Williamson Place Suite 100
DuPont, Wash. 98327
Phone: 425-438-1406

Additional information:

  • Current driver’s license, high school transcript or GED, Social Security card and proof of auto insurance are required at the time of application.
  • A math and reading assessment test must also be taken at the time of application.
  • If selected for apprenticeship, a pre-employment drug test must be passed with negative results.
Updated January 26, 2012

Washington State UBC JATC (Program 128)

Occupations Included: Carpenter, Insulator, Pile Driver, Millwright, Scaffold Erector, and LADS

Applicants must appear in person to receive an application.
Must meet the minimum qualifications (below) at the time of application.
Please call the center to verify current days and times they are accepting applications. Minimum Qualifications
Age: Must be at least 17 years old.
Education: Not Applicable.
Physical: Be physically able to perform the work of the trade.
Testing: None.
Other: Must attend next available Safety & Orientation class. Local Area Training Centers:

North Puget Sound
Carpenters Training Center
401 E. Hickox Road
Mount Vernon, Wash. 98273
Phone: 360-428-2933
King County
Carpenters Training Center
3000 NE 4th St. Bldg L
Renton, Wash. 98056
Phone: 425-235-2465
Central Washington
Carpenters Training Center
1720 Presson Place
Yakima, Wash. 98903
Phone: 509-452-0320
Specialties Training Center
Millwrights, Piledrivers
Lathing, Acoustical and Drywall Systems (LADS)
20424 - 72nd Ave South
Kent, Wash. 98032
Phone: 253-437-5235
Phone: 866-295-8764
Columbia Basin
Carpenters Training Center Carpenters & Millwrights
4208 W Clearwater Ave Bldg D
Kennewick, Wash. 99336
Phone: 509-783-4900
Eastern WA/Northern ID
Carpenters Training Center Carpenters & Piledrivers
127 E Augusta
Spokane, Wash. 99207
Phone: 509-532-8833

For More Information Please Visit:
Acrobat PDF file Information flyer (69 KB PDF)

Updated November 26, 2012

Puget Sound Electrical JATC (Program 134)

Occupations: Inside Wireman, Low Energy/Sound and Communication Technician, Maintenance Electrician, Neon and Electrical Sign Installer, Outdoor Lighting and Traffic Signal Installer, and Residential Wireman.

550 SW 7th Street
Renton, Wash. 9855-2917
Phone: 425-228-1777
For current application information please visit the program website:

Acrobat PDF file Apprenticeship Program Qualifications information sheet (135 KB PDF)
Acrobat PDF file Application and Minimum Requirement Information sheet (177 KB PDF)
Acrobat PDF file Inside Wireman (Construction Electrician) Program information sheet (136 KB PDF)

Files in Acrobat format can be received in a different format by contacting the Apprenticeship Section.

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