Hardwood Floor Layers will lay finished floor products and unfinished hardwoods as well as prepare subfloors to accept new hardwood floors. The work is done in both residential homes and commercial businesses and requires the utmost attention to layout and detail. It also requires manual dexterity and, good hand-eye coordination, and a good sense of design and patterns.
|Benefits for Apprentices||Pension immediately; vacation after|
90 hours of work; medical, dental and vision care
for worker and dependants after 345 hours of work
|Education prerequisites||High School Diploma or GED equivalent|
or Verifi ed 6 months full time work experience
in a construction related trade
or Graduated from an approved
Valid Drivers License
Pass Drug Screen
|Physical requirements||Must be able to perform physical tasks|
and activities related to trade
|Additional requirements||Must have a drivers license|
Should have reliable transportation
|Written or oral entry exams||None|
|Subjects studied by Apprentices||Tools of The Trade|
Installation of Wood Floors
Finishing & Repairing Floors
Blueprint Reading - Basic
Union Benefits Presentation
Blueprint Reading - Advanced
Contact: Carpenters Training Committee For Northern California Local 3 J.A.T. & E.C. 800 Chadbourne Road Fairfield, CA 94534 Octavio Soto District Coordinator.
Applications: Mon. thru Fri. 8 am to 5 pm @ all Carpenters Training Committee District Offices & at www.ctcnc.org. 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 Employment Development Department 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: Bricklayers & Allied Craft Workers Local 3. Other allied trades with apprenticeship programs See Tile Layer and Tile Finisher in this book Also see Marble Mason, Marble
Finisher, Terrazzo Worker, Terrazzo Finisher and Pointer-Cleaner-Caulker.