Union Drywall/Lathers install metal stud framing, drywall, and lath according to layout plans, blueprints, and specifications. They frame and construct walls and ceilings using hammers, electric screw guns, electric drills, electric saws, laser leveling and plumbing devices, powder actuated tools, arc welders, routers and door planners as needed for the construction of a building including the heavy gauge framing and application for the exterior of the project.
|Benefits for Apprentices||Medical, dental, & vision care for worker and|
dependants after 3 months; vacation after 6
months; annuity after one year; pension
between 25 and 30 months
|Education prerequisites||Applicants must have a High School Diploma|
or GED equivalent
or Verified 6 months full time work
experience in a construction related trade
or Graduated from an approved
|Physical requirements||Must be able to perform physical tasks|
and activities related to trade
|Additional requirements||Valid California Drivers License|
Pass Drug Screen
|Written or oral entry exams||None|
|Subjects studied by Apprentices||Drywall/Lathing|
Commercial Framing Systems and Fire Stop
Doors, Frames, Hardware & Windows
Applied Blueprint Technology
Residential Metal Stud Framing
Exterior Systems & Trims
Interior Metal Lath Systems
Shaft Protection & Ceiling Systems
Arches, Furring & Advanced Systems
Hardware & Windows Techniques
Contact: Carpenters Training Committee For Northern California 800 Chadbourne Road Fairfield, CA 94534 Octavio Soto District Coordinator.
Applications: Mon. thru Fri. 8 am to 5 pm at all Carpenters Training Committee District Offices. Office closed 12 to 1 pm daily. Applications may be printed online or picked up at any Carpenters Local
Union Office, Apprentice Training Center or EDD in your area
How do new apprentices get their first job? Applicants are placed on a list. When new apprentices are needed, applicants are taken from the top of the list.
Additional information: Carpenters Training Committee For Northern California.