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.