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Category: Upcoming Events

Christmas Party:  Plumbers Local Union 63 Christmas party will be starting back this year. It will be held on Friday, 12/09/2022, 11:30am – 6:00pm at Plumbers Local Union 63 Tradeschool, 116 Harvey Court, East Peoria IL. Please come & enjoy some good food, refreshments, & socializing with your fellow brothers & sisters.

Union Meeting:  The next monthly meeting of Plumbers Local Union 63 will be at 7:00pm, Thursday, 12/01/2022 at the Peoria Labor Temple, 400 NE Jefferson St., Peoria IL. Please make every effort to attend.

Election:  Election of Business Manager will take place at the 12/01/2022 membership meeting. In case of a tie vote, a run-off election will be held on Saturday, 12/03/2022, 8:00am – 12:00 noon, at the Plumbers Local Union 63 Trade School, 116 Harvey Court, East Peoria IL.

Continuing Education Class:  Plumbers Local Union #63 will be conducting our last Continuing Education class on Thursday, November 17, 2022. This class will be held at the Plumbers Local Union #63 Trade School, 116 Harvey Court, East Peoria IL. This class will fulfill the requirements for updating your IL State Plumbing license. Registration will be from 4:30 – 5:00pm, & the class will be from 5:00 – 9:00pm. To reserve your spot for either class have your IL State Plumbing license # ready & contact Bonnie or Cindy at (309) 699-3570. Please note:  Please have your license number with you at registration. We will be serving dinner at each of the classes for your convenience.

 

 

See if you qualify for the Pipe Trades Apprenticeship program and fill out the form online. Read about the required documents and upload them with the form.  Fill in the information below

 

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  • PIPE TRADES APPRENTICESHIP FORM

    Application Form

    QUALIFICATIONS NECESSARY FOR AN APPLICANT TO BE CONSIDERED
    FOR A PROBATIONARY PIPE TRADES APPRENTICESHIP

    1. One must be at least 18 years of age. (See Section III-B-2--Qualifications of Applicants for Apprenticeship in the National Guideline Standards of Apprenticeship);
    2. Complete this page,the application on page 2, and return this form with the following:
      1. Valid Driving License
      2. High School diploma and transcript or high School equivalency (GED) Certificate and official report of test results.
      3. Military transfer or discharge Form DD-214, if applicable;
    3. Appeared for interview when notified

    IF YOU ARE ACCEPTED FOR A PROBATIONARY APPRENTICESHIP YOU WILL BE REQUIRED TO:

    1. Serve as a probationary apprentice for a period of 1 year (1700-2000 hours of on-the-job training);
    2. Serve a 5 year apprenticeship including the probationary period (8500-10,000 hours of on-the-job training);
    3. Report for work on a regular basis;
    4. Provide for you transportation to and from the job site;
    5. Work under the direction of a Journey Worker on the job site and perform job duties satisfactorily;
    6. Attend related training classes regularly and maintain an acceptable average in those classes
    7. Purchase text material for use in related training classes as required;
    8. Abide by all rules and regulations of the Joint Apprenticeship and Training Committee

    I,undersigned,have read,understand and agree to abide by the above.

  • Prepared by the International Pipe Trades Joint Training Committee for use with the selection Procedures approved by the Bureau of Apprenticeship and Training U.S. Department of labor.

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  • APPLICATION FOR APPRENTICESHIP

  • Please only put in the last 4 digits
  • MM slash DD slash YYYY
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  • 9.Work Experience

    Give Jobs in order, starting with your present or latest job.Include military experience summer jobs and part-time jobs.

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  • Accepted file types: jpg, gif, png, pdf, doc, docx, Max. file size: 64 MB.
    You will need to upload
    A copy of a valid Driver's License,
    High School Diploma or GED,
    Military Transfer or Discharge Form DD-214 (if applicable)
    PLEASE NOTE: THERE WILL BE A $30 FEE AT THE TIME OF TESTING
  • Please check if you have activated a Stripe feed for your form.

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