Apprenticeship Director: Marilyn Hart Reed
Assistant: Tina Sloan
Chemeketa Community College
PO Box 14007
Salem OR 97309-7070
Applications only accepted during opening. Not open at this time.
Sheet metal workers fabricate, layout and install sheet metal products and systems.
*H.S. Diploma with 2.0 GPA or GED with 2300 points
*Minimum of one year of high school algebra or integrated Math 2 with a grade of 'C' or higher
or post high school algebra with a grade C or higher or submit equivalent math placement scores
*Must be at least 17 years of age
The work is performed both indoors and out, using scaffolding, ladders, and high lifts, and in awkward positions and cramped spaces. Sheet metal workers may work in shops performing fabrication work or on construction sites doing installation. Apprentices complete a minimum of 7200 hours of on-the-job training to qualify as a sheet metal worker.
Average Journey-Level wage
$22.10 per hour
Opportunity for two pay raises per year during program.
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 sheet metal trade.
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Women and minorities are encouraged to apply!
Mid-Valley Sheet Metal Workers MA #1060 - Blank MPR form