The Northeastern Joint Apprenticeship and Training Committee for the Outside Electrical Industry will begin taking applications Wednesday for 15 to 25 outside electrical line worker apprenticeships, officials said.

Applications can be obtained at and must be completed by Oct. 13, 2016. There is a $25 processing fee.

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Applicants should be 18 or older, be physically able to do the work, pass aptitude and drug tests, have a valid driver's license and a commercial driver's permit or license, and be willing to work in New York State, New England, Delaware, Maryland, Pennsylvania and New Jersey.

More information is available by calling 610-326-2860.