AFFILIATIONS & PARTNERS
Local 79 Apprenticeship Recruitment
We are very sorry but this round of recruitment has been completed. This was a limited recruitment to only 2,000 applicants. We understand programs like ours are very competitive and we wish we had room for everyone.
We hope to do another recruitment in just 9 to 15 months. So please continue to check this site for updates. The next recruitment will be posted here 1st before we announce it even on our phone lines.
WHAT WE DO
Laborers are the backbone of the construction industry. Working alongside other construction tradespeople, Laborers perform many different tasks on a construction site. We are also routinely relied upon to maintain a safe and healthy jobsite for all workers, visitors, and pedestrians alike. And in NY City, safety is paramount.
LABORERS’ DUTIES INCLUDE:
- Mason Tending
- Interior & Total Demolition
- Scaffold Erection
- Asbestos and Lead Abatement
- Mortar Mixing
- Plaster Tending
- Oxy-Acetylene Cutting and Burning