Phone: 907-277-5367
Alaska Southcentral/Southeastern Sheet Metal Workers
Local Union 23 Joint Apprenticeship Training Committee

Training a Skilled Workforce of Journeypersons Capable of Craftsmanship
That Exceeds the Ever-Changing Industry's Standards.

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Welcome to Local 23 JATC

The Alaska South-central/ Southeastern Sheet Metal Workers’ Local Union #23 Joint Apprenticeship and Training Committee is committed to providing quality training for all union apprentices and journeypersons. Through education and practical, on-the-job training the JATC strives to provide it’s contractors with productive and responsible workers, by training a skilled workforce of journeypersons capable of craftsmanship that exceeds the ever-changing industry’s standards.

Our accredited Sheet Metal workers training program is located in Anchorage Alaska. We have been training workers to fabricate, install and service heating, venting and air conditioning systems, blowpipe and industrial systems: metal roofing, coping and flashing as a U.S. Department of Labor registered apprenticeship program since 1950 when the local union received its charter. In 1972, the program received formal certification by the U.S. Department of Labor.


Anchorage Area Sheet Metal Apprenticeship

Alaska Southcentral – Southeastern Sheet Metal Workers’ Local Union #23 Joint Apprenticeship and Training Committee is seeking applicants for our Sheet Metal Apprenticeship Program. The opening for accepting applications is September 9, 2019 through October 25, 2019.

Applications are available at the training center office, they can be printed from our website www.local23jatc.org or they can also be mailed to you by request. Applications will be accepted during normal business hours (8:00 am to 4:30 pm) Monday through Friday at the following location:

Sheet Metal Workers Local Union #23 JATC
1307 East 75th Avenue
Anchorage, Alaska 99518
(907) 277-5367

All applications returned by mail must be postmarked before October 21, 2019


Applicants accepted and registered as Apprentices shall meet the following basic qualifications:

A. Age: Applicants shall be at least 18 years of age. School-to-Apprenticeship applicants may be 17 years of age.

B. Education: A high school diploma or GED equivalency is required. School-to-Apprenticeship applicants must be enrolled into an accredited high school program. Applicant must provide an official transcript(s) for high school and post high school education and training. All GED records must be submitted if applicable.

• Applicants must submit a DD-214 to verify military training and/or experience if they are a veteran and wish to receive consideration for such training/experience.

C. Physical: Shall be physically capable of performing the essential functions of the apprenticeship program, with or without a reasonable accommodation, and without posing a direct threat to the health and safety of the individual or others.

• Qualified applicants may be subject to a physical examination or drug screening or both on acceptance into the program and prior to being employed. The cost of the examination and/or drug screening shall be the responsibility of the JATC or the Employer.

D. Residency: Must be an Alaska resident.

E. Driver’s License: Must possess a valid Alaska Driver’s License and their driving record must meet minimum requirements for employer’s vehicle insurance.

F. Work Keys Assessment: Applicants must complete a Work Keys assessment through one of the Alaska Job Centers www.jobs.state.ak.us/offices/index.html.


The Alaska Southcentral – Southeastern Sheet Metal Workers’ Local Union #23 Joint Apprenticeship and Training Committee will not discriminate against apprenticeship applicants or apprentices based on race, color, religion, national origin, sex (including pregnancy and gender identity), sexual orientation, genetic information, or because they are an individual with a disability or a person 40 years old or older. The sponsor will take affirmative action to provide equal opportunity in apprenticeship and will operate the apprenticeship program as required under Title 29 of the Code of Federal Regulations, part 30.

All applicants who provide documents to meet the minimum qualifications criteria and submit a complete application will be interviewed and ranked. Interviews will be held at the above address with specific times for your interview being sent to you via U.S. Mail. Apprentices will be selected in order of their ranking based on education, work experience and the personal interview conducted by the Joint Apprenticeship Training Committee.

SHEET METAL APPLICATION

Ketchikan Sheet Metal Apprenticeship

Alaska Southcentral – Southeastern Sheet Metal Workers’ Local Union #23 Joint Apprenticeship and Training Committee is seeking applicants for our Ketchikan Sheet Metal Apprenticeship Program. The opening for accepting applications is September 9, 2019 through October 25, 2019.

Applications are available at the training center office, they can be printed from our website www.local23jatc.org or they can also be mailed to you by request. Applications will be accepted during normal business hours (8:00 am to 4:30 pm) Monday through Friday at the following location:

Sheet Metal Workers Local Union #23 JATC
1307 East 75th Avenue
Anchorage, Alaska 99518
(907) 277-5367

All applications returned by mail must be postmarked before October 21, 2019


Applicants accepted and registered as Apprentices shall meet the following basic qualifications:

A. Age: Applicants shall be at least 18 years of age. School-to-Apprenticeship applicants may be 17 years of age.

B. Education: A high school diploma or GED equivalency is required. School-to-Apprenticeship applicants must be enrolled into an accredited high school program. Applicant must provide an official transcript(s) for high school and post high school education and training. All GED records must be submitted if applicable.

• Applicants must submit a DD-214 to verify military training and/or experience if they are a veteran and wish to receive consideration for such training/experience.

C. Physical: Shall be physically capable of performing the essential functions of the apprenticeship program, with or without a reasonable accommodation, and without posing a direct threat to the health and safety of the individual or others.

• Qualified applicants may be subject to a physical examination or drug screening or both on acceptance into the program and prior to being employed. The cost of the examination and/or drug screening shall be the responsibility of the JATC or the Employer.

D. Residency: Must be an Alaska resident.

E. Driver’s License: Must possess a valid Alaska Driver’s License and their driving record must meet minimum requirements for employer’s vehicle insurance.

F. Work Keys Assessment: Applicants must complete a Work Keys assessment through one of the Alaska Job Centers www.jobs.state.ak.us/offices/index.html.


The Alaska Southcentral – Southeastern Sheet Metal Workers’ Local Union #23 Joint Apprenticeship and Training Committee will not discriminate against apprenticeship applicants or apprentices based on race, color, religion, national origin, sex (including pregnancy and gender identity), sexual orientation, genetic information, or because they are an individual with a disability or a person 40 years old or older. The sponsor will take affirmative action to provide equal opportunity in apprenticeship and will operate the apprenticeship program as required under Title 29 of the Code of Federal Regulations, part 30.

All applicants who provide documents to meet the minimum qualifications criteria and submit a complete application will be interviewed and ranked. Interviews will be held at the above address with specific times for your interview being sent to you via U.S. Mail.

Apprentices will be selected in order of their ranking based on education, work experience and the personal interview conducted by the Joint Apprenticeship Training Committee.

KETCHIKAN SHEET METAL APPLICATION

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Address:
1307 East 75th Ave. Suite #4
Anchorage, AK 99518-3528

Phone: 907-277-5367
Fax: 907-274-8219

Email: smwjatcoffice@alaska.net

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