If you're 18 or older, have a valid driver's license and have a GED or high school diploma, you can qualify for an apprenticeship at UA Local 716 Maine Plumbers and Pipefitters in Augusta, ME. We hold applications for a year and do entrance interviews as slots in our program become available. We don't discriminate on any basis, and women, minorities and veterans are encouraged to apply. With a supportive brotherhood and top-quality training, we'll help you learn our trade.
Contact us now if you're interested in an apprenticeship.
Our five-year apprenticeship program covers various disciplines, and you can become a journeyman welder or pipefitter upon completion. Before joining the program, you'll need to attend one of our biweekly information sessions, fill out an application and submit required documents. If accepted, you'll then follow our program until you receive the right qualification for your discipline. This includes:
- Welders - Attain any certification from across the country
- HVAC professionals - Get your Maine Natural Gas license and learn to work on gas lines and refrigeration systems
- Plumbers - Get your journeyman license in Maine and work with a master as you get your required hours
Check out our New Member Information biweekly Zoom call - check the calendar for dates and times!