The Plumbers and Pipefitters JATC has a training program consisting of classroom instruction and shop instruction (two nights per week) and on-the-job training. Apprentices earn raises once a year through completion of courses and excelling in job performance. Upon successful completion of the five-year program, the Apprentices become Journeyman as Plumbers, Pipefitters or Welders. (All certifications are obtained prior to completion)
Applications are accepted at the Youngwood JATC and Ebensburg JATC the third Monday of every month from 8:00am to Noon; you must be at least 18 years of age at time of filing. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability, age, or veteran status.
The Youngwood School is located at 263 Armbrust Road, Youngwood, PA 15697 for those applicants who reside in Westmoreland, Fayette, portions of Washington and Greene Counties.
The Ebensburg School is located at 172 Municipal Road, Ebensburg, PA 15931 for those applicants who reside in Bedford, Blair, Cambria, Cameron, Clearfield, Elk, Huntingdon, Indiana, Jefferson and Somerset Counties.
When you are planning to apply for the program, be sure to bring:
a valid driver’s license,
copy of your high school transcripts or GED test results,
two (2) letters of recommendation from former employers, school officials or non-related persons.
Also, if you have military experience, please bring a copy of your DD214.
If you have any questions, please call 724-925-8108.
Chad E. Morrison, Training Coordinator
263 Armbrust Road
Youngwood, PA 15697
Email: [email protected]