Applications are now being accepted for the next Pearl Harbor Apprenticeship program., which begins in January 2016.
The applications will remain open until this Friday, Feb. 27. The apprentice positions pay between $18.36 AND $20.80 per hour.
The four-year program provides a combined work/study program, which prepares individuals for a career in an industrial trade through on-the-job training and formal classroom instruction. The program requires that apprentices complete classes from Honolulu Community College and complete required hours of work in the trade assigned.
Upon graduation from the Apprentice Program, apprentices will earn an Associate’s Degree in Applied Science from an accredited educational institution and receive a certificate from the U.S. Department of Labor certifying your apprenticeship completion.
As part of the program, apprentices attend classes during regular work hours and tuition will be paid by the Pearl Harbor shipyard.
Key requirements to apply for the positions include:
- You must be a US Citizen.
- Must be registered for Selective Service, see Legal & Regulatory Guidance.
- Suitable for Federal employment as determined by background investigation.
- Selectee may be required to successfully complete a probationary period.
- Some trades in the Apprentice Program are Drug Test Designated Positions.
- You must obtain and maintain a security clearance.
For more details, see the listing https://www.usajobs.gov/GetJob/ViewDetails/394579200