Military Veterans - Construction Apprentice
Adaptive Construction Solutions - Houston, TX

Industrial Construction Apprentice 

Adaptive Construction Solutions (ACS) is looking for military veterans who believe they have what it takes to earn their place as a journey-level worker in an industrial construction trade. Upon placement into a full-time job, veterans participate in an apprenticeship program that provides NCCER credentials to help launch a career.

Registered apprenticeship programs provide apprentices the opportunity to progress from an entry-level position to journey-level status through a combination of related technical instruction and on-the-job training. While learning a skilled trade, veterans may utilize their GI Bill benefits to receive a tax-free monthly housing allowance in addition to earning competitive apprentice wages.

ACS is a veteran owned and operated organization committed to enhancing lives through in demand careers. ACS is a sponsor of Department of Labor Registered Apprenticeship programs for multiple occupations.

Location

Houston & Corpus Christi, TX

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-$18.50 per hour during orientation and training with incremental wage increases as competencies are achieved, veterans are eligible to apply for a monthly housing allowance as part of their GI Bill Benefits.

Occupations

  • Pipefitter
  • Industrial Pipe Insulator
  • Instrumentation Technician
  • Electrician
  • Rigger
  • Structural Ironworker
  • Reinfrocement Ironworker

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, insulators must be willing to work in austere (strict) safety conditions.

 Candidate Requirements (no experience required) 

  • 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 (40 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
  • Willingness to submit to drug screening, physical and background check
  • Preference is provided to applicants who have served in the Armed Forces

Next Steps

If you are interested and meet the requirements, please complete application. 



Posted On: Saturday, April 14, 2018
Compensation: $14.30 to $18.50



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