MUST BE WILLING TO RELOCATE FOR THIS POSITION
Energy Utilities Installer Apprentice - Military Veteran
Adaptive Construction Solutions (ACS) is a veteran owned and operated organization committed to enhancing lives through providing debt-free career pathways. ACS is a sponsor of Department of Labor Registered Apprenticeship programs for multiple occupations.
ACS is looking for veterans interested in starting a career as an Energy Utilities Installer apprentice in multiple locations throughout the U.S. (see list below). Candidates must be based in the Texas Gulf Coast area and be willing to relocate to these locations.
Alternative energy is a growing industry that provides opportunities for thousands of Texans. Upon placement into a full-time job, apprentices start their new careers by participating in paid orientation and training.
Role of an Energy Utilities Installer Apprentice
Energy Utilities Installers perform a wide range of duties such as:
Solar array layout, assembly and installation of racking system
Installation of photovoltaic (PV) system components
Set, secure and test drive motors
Connect ground-mounted support structures
Lay out and connect conduit and junction boxes
Why Should You Apply?
Gain meaningful employment
Paid on-the-job training
Receive tuition-free education
Earn incremental pay increases
Obtain industry-recognized credentials
Starting at $18.00 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.
Locations: Candidates must be based in the Corpus Christi, TX and be willing to relocate.
Candidate Requirements (no experience required)
Be based in the Corpus Christi, TX area and willing to relocate to one of the locations mentioned above
Work in and promote a drug free environment
Able to carry 60lbs of equipment and lift 100lbs
Willingness to submit to drug screening, physical and background check
Able to work outdoors in the elements, at heights, and in confined spaces
Have a valid driver’s license and a good driving record
Be reliable and practice good attendance
What is Apprenticeship?
The apprenticeship model is leading the way in preparing American workers to compete in today’s economy. Apprenticeship allows an individual to earn while they learn. It includes:
Paid Job: Earn a competitive wage from day one with incremental pay increases as relevant skills are obtained.
Education: Gain knowledge through structured learning and on-the-job training while mentored by industry professionals.
Career: Secure your future by earning industry-recognized nationally-portable certificates and credentials.
While earning wages and learning a skilled trade, veterans may utilize their GI Bill benefits to receive a tax-free monthly housing allowance. The combination of wages and GI Bill benefits helps veterans earn journey-level wages while progressing in an apprenticeship program.
Preference is provided to applicants who have served in the Armed Forces.
If you are interested and meet the requirements, please complete application.