The Kern County Joint Apprenticeship & Training Committee (JATC) is currently accepting applications for the Inside Electrical Wireman Program. The Inside Electrical Wireman Program is a five year training program incorporating on-the-job training and supplemental classroom related instruction. All applicants must meet the following basic requirements and provide the following documentation.
1. Must be a minimum of 18 years of age at time of application
2. Valid Driver’s license or other Government-issued Identification
3. OFFICIAL, SEALED HIGH SCHOOL TRANSCRIPT or GED Equivalency
4. OFFICIAL, SEALED TRANSCRIPT showing one of the following:
A. Two semesters of High School Algebra with a passing grade of “C” or better
B. One semester of College Algebra with a passing grade of “C” or better
C. Successful completion of the NJATC On-Line Tech Math Course
5. Must be able to read, write and speak the English language
Applicants meeting the basic requirements will be given an application that must be filled out IN PERSON Monday thru Friday 2:00pm to 4:00pm at the:
Electrical Apprenticeship School
3805 N. Sillect Ave.
Bakersfield, CA 93308
Applicants will be notified by US Mail to take the following pre-employment tests:
a. A written exam consisting of mechanical reasoning, math and reading comprehension
b. A drug test
c. A physical examination
d. A color perception test
Applicants passing ALL the pre-employment tests will be notified by US Mail and scheduled for an oral interview with the JATC. The JATC will evaluate and rank all applicants based on who they feel is best qualified for the electrical trade.
During the oral interview applicants will be given an opportunity to make any relevant statements, and present any supportive documents they feel are pertinent to their qualifications. All applicants who complete the oral interview process will be eligible for the apprenticeship program subject to the needs of the industry.
All applications will be received and processed without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, age, or gender.