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Diversity in Construction Trades Event

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NewHolly Gathering Hall

7054 32nd Ave. South

Seattle, WA 98118

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Looking to change or start your career?

Ready to earn $$ while you learn?

$22/hr average starting wage+benefits for commercial construction apprentices!


Diversity in Construction Trades Event: Apprenticeship Pathways to Construction Careers


Event is Free and All are Welcome

Construction Experience Not Required

Hot Food will be served

Space is Limited - Register Today to Reserve your Seat


Featuring

  • Construction Industry Employer Panel

  • Construction Apprentice & Journeyworker Diversity Panel

  • King County Priority Hire

  • Community Partners & Resource Providers, including:

        • Rainier Beach Action Coalition (RBAC)

        • Legacy of Equality, Leadership and Organizing (LELO)

        • HomeSight/Othello Square

        • Seattle Housing Authority JobLink

  • 10+ Free Construction Trades Apprenticeships & Pre-Apprenticeships, including:

      • ANEW (Apprenticeship & Non-Traditional Employment for Women)

      • PACE (Pre-Apprenticeship Construction Education)

      • Seattle Vocational Institute Pre-Apprenticeship Construction Training (PACT)

      • YouthBuild Pre-Apprenticeship

      • Carpenters Apprenticeship

      • Heavy Equipment Operating Engineers Apprenticeship

      • Laborers Apprenticeship & Pre-Apprenticeship

      • Masonry Trades Apprenticeship (brick, marble, tile)

      • Sheet Metal Workers Apprenticeship

      • Construction Industry Training Council (CITC) Apprenticeships

      • Cement Masons Apprenticeship

      • Electricians Apprenticeship

      • Ironworkers Apprenticeship


This event is a partnership between community, public, and private sector organizations to bring more awareness of and access to commercial construction trades apprenticeships for more local women, people of color, and youth, especially those from diverse and historically underrepresented communities. Come meet and hear directly from construction apprentices, journeyworkers, and employers about the different types of trades, working in commercial construction, and the free local pre-apprenticeship and apprenticeship programs.


Language interpreters available upon request. Contact dan.bernard@kingcounty.gov


Event Partners

  • King County

  • ANEW

  • WorkSource

  • Communities of Opportunity

  • HomeSight/Othello Square

  • Seattle Housing Authority JobLink

  • Port of Seattle


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NewHolly Gathering Hall

7054 32nd Ave. South

Seattle, WA 98118

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Refund Policy

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