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Diversity in Construction Trades Event in SeaTac

  • City of SeaTac Community Center 13735 24th Avenue South SeaTac, WA, 98168 United States (map)

Diversity in Construction Trades Event: Apprenticeship Pathways to Construction Careers

WHEN: Wednesday, Aug 14, 2019, 5:30pm-8pm

WHERE: City of SeaTac Community Center, 13735 24th Ave South, SeaTac, WA

COST: Event is Free and open to all

SPACE IS LIMITED: Register today @ www.diversityinconstruction.eventbrite.com

$22/hr average starting wage+benefits for local commercial construction trades apprentices!

Construction experience Not required! Come meet and hear directly from construction apprentices, journeyworkers, and employers about different types of trades, working in commercial construction, and free local pre-apprenticeship and apprenticeship training programs.

FEATURING

·         Construction Industry Employer Panel

·         Construction Apprentice & Journeyworker Diversity Panel

·         King County Priority Hire

·         Community Partners & Resource Providers

·         10+ Free Construction Trades Apprenticeships & Pre-Apprenticeships, including: 

-       ANEW (Apprenticeship & Non-Traditional Employment for Women)

-       PACE (Pre-Apprenticeship Construction Education)

-       Seattle Vocational Institute Pre-Apprenticeship Construction Training (PACT)

-       Carpenters Apprenticeships

-       Electricians Apprenticeships

-       Cement Masons & Plasterers Apprenticeships

-       Plumbers & Pipefitters Apprenticeships

-       Sheet Metal Workers Apprenticeships

-       Operating Engineers Apprenticeships

-       Masonry/Bricklayers Apprenticeships

-       Laborers Apprenticeship

-       Seattle City Light Apprenticeship

This event is a partnership between community, public, and private sector organizations to bring more awareness of and access to commercial construction trades apprenticeships for more local women, people of color, and youth, especially those from diverse and historically underrepresented communities.

Language interpreters available upon request. Contact dan.bernard@kingcounty.gov no later than August 7

Event Partners

-       King County

-       ANEW

-       WorkSource

-       Communities of Opportunity

-       Partner in Employment (PIE)

-       Construction Center of Excellence