The Joint Apprenticeship and Training Committee of Local 15 of the Operating Engineers union is recruiting for four heavy-equipment operating engineer apprentices from Monday through March 27.

Applicants should complete a form found at between 8 a.m. and 4 p.m. on weekdays.

Fifty people who have filled out the form will be selected randomly to receive an application during a lottery held at 10 a.m. on March 31 in the Local 15 training center, very south end of Lefferts Boulevard at Kennedy Airport in South Ozone Park, Queens.

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Applicants should be 18 or older, provide proof of completion of high school or GED courses, be physically able to do operating engineer work, be legally able to work in the United States, have a valid driver's license, and pass drug and aptitude tests and a physical exam.

More information is available by calling 718-835-0400.