Steamfitter Apprentice

If you want to learn the skills that will pay you serious money and benefits…..

Then you might belong in today’s high tech, high sweat, high reward pipefitting, welding, heating, air conditioning and refrigeration industry.

 What is a Steamfitter?

A Steamfitter is a person who fabricates, installs and services piping systems. Steamfitters work on different types of piping systems – Residential, Commercial and Industrial. 

The Apprenticeship program is a five year training program.  Apprentices are assigned to a union contractor and work on assigned work sites, generally forty hours per week, depending on the job conditions and the economy. 

Requirements for Steamfitter Program:

  • Minimum Age 18 by August 15, 2019
  • High School Graduate by June 30, 2019 or GED (we do not accept online diplomas)
  • Presentation of the Following Original Documents must be made at Time of Application (no photocopies accepted):
  • Valid driver’s license or state issued Picture Identification Card
  • Social Security Card
  • County or State issued Birth Certificate, United States Passport or Naturalization Certificate
  • DD214 (for veterans of military service only)
  • Official Transcript of High School Grades

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Applicants must apply in person at the UA Mechanical Trade School (8509 Ardwick Ardmore Road, Landover, MD 20785) on the following dates from 8:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m.: Mon, January 7, 2019 | Wed, January 9, 2019 | Fri, January 11, 2019

OR

UAM Steamfitters Local Union 602 (7552 Accotink Park Road, Springfield, VA 22150) on the following dates from 8:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m.: Mon, January 14, 2019 | Wed, January 16, 2019 | Fri, January 18, 2019

There will be a $50.00 non-refundable application processing fee at the time of application which is payable in cash or money order only made payable to HPRTF.

Upon completion of your application, you will be eligible to take a math and/or aptitude test the same day starting as early as 11:00 a.m.

Any and all foreign documents must be accompanied by a translation of that document and a letter from your embassy stating its authenticity. If the document is a diploma and/or transcript, the letter must also document the equivalency of said diploma and/or transcript.

 THE APPRENTICE COMMITTEE SELECTS STUDENTS OF ANY RACE, COLOR, SEX, AGE, NATIONAL OR ETHNIC ORIGIN TO ALL THE RIGHTS, PRIVILEGES, PROGRAMS AND ACTIVITIES GENERALLY ACCORDED OR MADE AVAILABLE TO STUDENTS AT THE SCHOOL. THE APPRENTICESHIP COMMITTEES ARE ACTIVELY RECRUITING APPLICANTS INCLUDING MINORITIES AND FEMALES.