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Applicants for apprenticeships sought

Plumbers & Steamfitters Local 166 is seeking applicants to fill at least 20 five-year apprenticeships for plumbers, pipefitters, welders, and heating and air-conditioning technicians. The deadline to apply is Feb. 14, officials announced today.

Applicants must have a high school degree or the equivalent, be at least 18 by July 1 and pass an aptitude test before being considered for the program.

Wages will begin at $12.32 an hour and will increase gradually during the five years to $26.19 an hour.

WorkOne Northeast is helping with recruitment. For more information, call Local 166 at 260-490-5690.

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