Area II Plumbers JATC
2475 Lancaster Dr. NE B-9
PO Box 7106
Salem, OR 97305
Plumber Apprenticeship program; is not open at this time.
Applications will only be accepted during the opening.
If you would like to get on the waiting list for the next opening go to - http://area2app.com/notification-list/ .
If you would like to request an application during an opening go to http://area2app.com/category/plumbing-apprenticeship-and-training/area-ii-plumbers-jatc-openings/.
Plumbers assemble, install and repair pipes, fittings, medical gas systems and fixtures of heating, water and drainage systems, such as sinks, toilets, bathtubs, water heaters, hot water tanks, garbage disposal units, dishwashers and water according to specifications and plumbing codes.
- H.S. Diploma or GED
- Must be at least 18 years of age
- Must have one year of high school algebra or integrated math 2 w/C or better
- Or a college algebra course that meets or exceeds high school algebra w/C or better
- Or a college math placement test with placement into math 60 or higher
The work is done indoors and outdoors, in existing and newly constructed buildings, in all kinds of weather, and around noise, dirt and mud. Plumbers often work in cramped areas and in awkward positions. Apprentices complete a minimum of 7700 hours of on-the-job training to qualify as a plumber.
Average Journeyman Wage
$27.86 per hour
Recommended High School or College Courses
|Trade Skills Fundamentals||Algebra I & II|
|CPR/First Aid Certification||Trigonometry|
|Construction classes||Electrical Theory|
Classroom instruction is combined with on-the-job training to provide the most comprehensive course of study for an apprentice in the plumbing trade.
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Women and minorities are encouraged to apply!