The Joint Apprenticeship and Training Committee for Local 3 of the Elevator Industry union will begin taking applications on Wednesday for 75 elevator servicer and repairer apprenticeships, officials said.
Applications can be obtained at the Local 3 office, 35-40 36th St., second floor, in Long Island City, Queens, from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. on weekdays, excluding holidays, until Aug. 6 or until 750 forms are distributed, whichever comes first.
Applications must be returned via certified U.S. postal mail with a postmark no later than Aug. 12. To receive a form, the applicant must present a valid government-issued photo ID.
A $25 testing fee will be charged and must be paid by money order.
Applicants must be 18 or older, have a high school diploma or its equivalent, be legally able to work in the United States, be physically able to do the work and pass aptitude, math/reading, physical and drug tests.
More information is available by calling 212-689-0789.