Long Island City, NY (September 20, 2012) -
The Tile, Marble and Terrazzo Joint Apprenticeship and Training Committee Local Union #7 will conduct a recruitment from October 10, 2012 through September 25, 2013 for three marble carver, cutter and setter apprentices; three terrazzo worker apprentices; and three tile setter apprentices, State Labor Commissioner Peter M. Rivera announced today.
Applications will be available in-person only at the International Masonry Institute,
12-07 44th Avenue, Long Island City, NY, from 8:00 a.m. to 8:30 a.m. on 10/10/12, 12/19/12, 2/27/13, 03/27/13, 05/29/13, and 09/25/13. Applications may also be obtained at 3281 Route 206 South, Bordentown, NJ, from 8:00 a.m. to 8:30 a.m. on 11/28/12, 1/23/13, 4/24/13, and 06/26/13. Doors will open at 8:00 a.m. There will be no admittance after 8:30 a.m. Processing will be until 10:00 a.m. Applications and exam will be done on day of recruitment.
The Committee requires that applicants:
For further information, applicants should contact their nearest New York State Department of Labor office or Local Union #7 at (718) 706-7229.
Apprentice programs registered with the Department of Labor must meet standards established by the Commissioner. Under state law, sponsors of programs cannot discriminate against applicants because of race, creed, color, national origin, age, sex, disability or marital status. Women and minorities are encouraged to submit applications for apprenticeship programs. Sponsors of programs are required to adopt affirmative action plans for the recruitment of women and minorities.