apprenticeship program is an opportunity to learn a trade. It is also a commitment. It can
take three to five years to complete.
We offer the following three programs:
|NOTICE: We will be accepting
applications every Tuesday for all three programs beginning January 2012 through September
|Painters: Painters prepare and paint a diverse array of surfaces
in commercial, industrial and residential environments. Painters need to be skilled with a
wide variety of hand and power tools, depending on the type of surface preparation and
coating required. This work is both challenging and varied. More
|Traffic Control Painter: Traffic Control Painters apply and
remove pavement signage and striping. The work is outside and seasonal, and requires
extensive travel throughout Oregon. Hours may include working at night. More
|Drywall Finisher: Drywall Finishing is the art of preparing
gypsum board walls and ceilings for specific final decoration and painting by taping and
finishing the seams in sheets of drywall requiring a high degree of manual dexterity.
Drywall Finishers work at floor level, on ladders, scaffolding and stilts -- generally in
warm and dry conditions, but some outdoor work may also be involved. More
Here is a list of frequently asked
questions requested by applicants.
The application timeline describes
the sequence of events for new applicants