Workforce Development

Get Your Foot in the Door With Skilled Trades Apprenticeships!

Road and building construction projects have greatly increased throughout Michigan, creating a shortage of skilled trades employees like electricians, welders, pavers, masons, plumbers, equipment operators, carpenters, and general construction workers. As a career option, apprenticeships in skilled trades allow you to earn while you learn, and lead to long-term, good paying careers. Check out the websites below for information about apprenticeship training and employment opportunities that can help you get your foot in the door. Requirements are:

  • High school diploma or GED
  • 18+ years of age
  • Reading and math at 8th and 9th grade level
  • Driver’s license
  • Reliable transportation
  • Strong work ethic
  • Successfully pass a physical exam and drug screen.

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