Careers to Consider

Some careers to consider are: Carpenter, Electrician, HVAC Technician, Mechanic, Plumber, Truck Driver, Painter, Heavy Equipment Operator, and Welder.

Local UnionAddressApprentice Contact Typical Hourly WageWhen Apprenticeship is Available
Bricklayer & Allied Craftsman Local 6661 Southrock Dr., Rockford IL 61102Lance Hatting,
815-494-7743 baclance&
$54.06 any time
Sheet Metal & Allied Trades Local 1840 W Birchwood St Morton IL 61550Brian Heskett JATC coordinador
$59.72 first two weeks in April
International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers Local 1972407 Beich Road Bloomington IL 61705Tom Peasley
Wireman $58.45A select date monthly and second and third week of January
International Association of Bridge, Structural, Ornamental & Reinforcing Ironworkers Local 1123003 N Main St E. Peoria IL 61611Jason Emerick
$58.20 May 17th
Laborers International Union of North America Local 362 (McLean County) 2012 Fox Creek Road, Bloomington IL 61701Terrance Whitecotton 309-379-2450$60.16 highway, $56.97 building, for journey workerMarch-September, First Tuesday 8 – 10 a.m.
Roofers Local 693917 S.W. Adams St, Peoria IL 61605Steven L Peterson
$52.67 Monday, Wednesday, Friday 7:30am-3pm, year round
Carpenters Local 2372412 N Main St E Peoria IL 61611Rob Swegle
$62.95 year round
Laborers International Union of North America Local 996 (Woodford, Livingston, Marshall, Stark)PO Box 410, Roanoke IL 61561Terrance Whitecotton
$60.16 highway, $56.97 building, March-September, First Tuesday
8 – 10 a.m.
International Union of Operating Engineers7121 W Schoolhouse Road, Bartonville, IL 61607309-697-1357,
Sept 8-25, 2020 in Bartonville,
7 a.m. – 4 p.m.; Sept 21-23 at Stark Excavating, 1805 W Washington Bloomington 
United Association of Plumbers & Pipefitters Local 99406 Eldorado Road, Bloomington IL 61704Wages $43.85 (benefits extra)Tuesdays & Thursdays 9 a.m. – 12 p.m. Applications resume after Sept. 30, based upon COVID restrictions.