Union Tile Finishers are employed by ceramic tile contractors to mix mortar, install grout, clean finished surfaces, stock materials, and perform other duties on new and remodeled construction. A Tile Finisher does most of the setting up of materials at the job and cleans up afterward.
|Starting wage||Apprentice $16.42 hour/Journeyman $21.82|
|Benefits for Apprentices||Medical, dental and vision care for worker and|
dependants, pension, annuity and vacation
|Education prerequisites||High School Graduate, GED or equivalent|
|Physical requirements||Must be able to perform physical tasks and activities|
related to trade
|Additional requirements||Valid California Driver’s License or|
Valid California Photo ID
|Written or oral entry exams||None|
|Subjects studied by Apprentices||Craft specifi c training|
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Contact: Northern California Tile Industry Joint Apprenticeship Training Committee BAC Local 3 15091 Wicks Blvd. San Leandro, CA 94577 Lupe Ortiz, Coordinator.
Applications: Applications accepted Monday’s only from 9 am to 11:30 am. Please bring your Driver License or photo ID and your diploma, GED, or official transcripts.
How do new apprentices get their first job? The applicant must seek his/her own employment from participating employers, after meeting the qualifications to enter an apprenticeship program.
Additional information: Northern California Tile Industry Joint Apprenticeship Training Committee.