Apprenticeship and Training

IUOE Local 318 JATP 

Required qualifications:

*Minimum age of 18 years *High School Diploma or GED *Reside in one of the following 14 counties: Williamson, Franklin, Jackson, Saline, Gallatin, Hardin, Pope, Johnson, Union, Pulaski, Alexander, Massac, White or Hamilton *Valid Illinois driver’s license *Must be able to obtain work in the US *Must submit to a drug screening

*Must have physical ability to perform manual work of the trade

Once you have completed all requirements as listed below, you can call the Training Office to schedule your appointment to finish the application process. You must bring your valid Illinois driver’s license and a $20 cashier’s check or money order with you to apply. Training office phone number is 618-942-3931.



Copy of birth certificate
2 personal reference letters
2 work reference letters
Official high school transcript
Whichever is applicable- copy of high school diploma
GED transcript & copy of GED completion certificate




IUOE Local 318 Joint Apprenticeship and Training Program will not discriminate against apprenticeship applicants or apprentices based on race, color, religion, national origin, sex (including pregnancy and gender identification), sexual orientation, genetic information, or because they are an individual with a disability or a person 40 years or older.

IUOE Local 318 Joint Apprenticeship and Training Program will take affirmative action to provide equal opportunity in apprenticeship and will operate the apprenticeship program as required under Title 29 of the Code of Federal Regulations, part 30.
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