Military Veteran Electrician Apprentice
Adaptive Construction Solutions - Durham, NC

Electrician Apprentice

Looking for Military Veterans to start full time employment as an electrician apprentice in the Durham, NC area. 

Skilled construction workers have a proud history of fearless men and women who built America. ACS is looking for veterans of the Armed Forces who believe they have what it takes to become an electrician apprentice. 

Adaptive Construction Solutions, Inc. (ACS) is a veteran owned and operated company that places veterans into jobs while offering employer sponsored training that provides the credentials needed for a future in construction. ACS operates one of the largest and fastest growing Registered Apprenticeships in the nation.

In addition to receiving competitive wages, eligible veterans may choose to utilize their GI Bill benefits to receive monthly housing allowance (MHA). This allowance is an excellent bridge to earning professional wages as a new apprentice. 

Location

Durham, NC

Why Should You Apply?

  • Full-time job with employer sponsored training
  • Competitive wages with incremental pay increases
  • Eligible to receive GI Bill monthly housing allowance in addition to wages
  • Opportunities for growth in a skilled trade
  • Veteran preference

Compensation

Starting at $14.00+ with incremental wage increases plus GI Bill Monthly Housing Allowance (MHA)

Role of Electricians

Electricians Install and maintain electrical systems in commercial and industrial settings. They install, test and maintain a wide range of electrical systems and a variety of test equipment such as ohmmeters, voltmeters, and oscilloscopes, to ensure compatibility and safety of system. They plan, layout and installation of electrical wiring, equipment and fixtures, based on job specifications and local codes.

Work Environment

As one may expect, construction is performed in physically demanding and dangerous conditions. These include, but are not limited to; extreme heights, confined spaces, cold winters and hot summers.As a result, Electricians must be willing to work in austere (strict) safety conditions. Potential on-the-job injuries include electrical shocks and burns, cuts, and falls.

Candidate Requirements

While no electrical experience is needed candidates are required to have the following;

  • Ability to work in and promote a drug free environment
  • Able to carry 50/60lbs of equipment and lift 100lbs
  • Willingness to work at extreme heights (60 to 100+ feet) and in confined spaces
  • Be reliable and practice good attendance
  • Possess and maintain a valid driver’s license
  • Provide references attesting to a good work history
  • Have completed high school or earned an equivalent
  • Preference is provided to applicants who have served in the Armed Forces

Next Steps

If you are interested and meet the requirements, please apply below



Posted On: Tuesday, May 1, 2018



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