Pre-Apprenticeship Opportunity

at Cianbro in Pittsfield, Maine, United States

Job Description

Are you interested in an opportunity to earn a paycheck while learning the fundamentals of a skilled trade? If you answered yes, Cianbro has a great opportunity where you can take your first step towards a career in construction!
Selected participants will begin their employment with a 3-week educational session within one of the following disciplines. Their focus will be on learning to work as a team, safe work practices, and developing the fundamental skills needed to assist with a specific trade.

Civil: Participants learn about carpenter formwork, rebar, and concrete placement.

Electrical: Participants learn about electrical safety, theory, and assisting with the installation of electrical systems.

Mechanical: Participants will gain exposure to a variety of the mechanical trades:
Ironworker: Learn about steel connections, torch work, and bolt-up and torque methods.
Millwright: Learn how to take proper measurements using a tape measure, scales, steel rules, micrometers, calipers, and dial indicators. Participants will also learn basic layout for setting equipment (how to bolt up, install and align), basic rigging, and signal person.
Pipefitter: Learn how to cut, prep, and fit industrial piping systems.

In addition to the items above, all participants will learn how to take basic measurements, the proper use of hand and power tools, and equipment operation (aerial, scissor, and forklift).

Upon successful completion of the 3-week program, participants will receive a starter toolbox and a project assignment where they will apply their newly acquired skills while working alongside Cianbro's craft professionals. Based on performance, these new team members will have the opportunity to receive periodic wage increases and endorsements into one of Cianbro's formal, long-term apprenticeship programs. Once endorsed, team members will continue to earn a paycheck while they learn and progress towards achieving journey-level proficiency and journey-level wages.

Location: Pittsfield, Maine, Bloomfield, Connecticut, and Baltimore, Maryland. Travel may be required upon completion of the program.

Cianbro is an employee-owned, tobacco-free, equal opportunity employer, we do not discriminate based on marital status, race, color, creed, gender, sex, religion, national origin, gender identity, age, veteran status, union affiliation, physical or mental disability, citizenship status, sexual orientation, genetic information, or other legally protected status.

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Cianbro is an employee owned, tobacco-free, equal opportunity employer of women, minorities, veterans, individuals with disabilities and other protected categories.

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Job Posting: 824656

Posted On: Sep 27, 2022

Updated On: Oct 12, 2022