We would like to invite you to an event that highlights
construction careers in Peoria, Illinois.
Steamfitters, Iron Workers, and Heat and Frost Insulators Apprenticeships
Heat & Frost Insulators Local 17 Apprenticeship Testing 2015, please note although this is based in Tinley Park, they will have 1 day of applications here in Peoria on May 29th at the Labor Temple located at 400 NE Jefferson, Peoria, IL.
Construction Trades or Apprentice Program Testing!
Friday, June 12, 2015, 1:00 – 4:00 p.m. or
Saturday, June 13, 2015, 9:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
Illinois Central College, North Campus, 5407 N. University St., Peoria, IL
Event Registration: Please click here to begin the registration process or call (309) 690-6912
Please feel free to download the flyer and distribute Career Test Flyer.
- Free Event
- Take the Test of Adult Basic Education (TABE) to test your math and reading levels.
- Take a pre-apprentice survey of knowledge and skills.
- Get feedback on your readiness for the trades.
- Learn the process for applying for a trade.
- Must be 17 years or older.
Who are we…?
We are PADEAT, the Peoria Area Diversity in Employment Action Team; an ad-hoc committee on equal employment in the Building Trades. Our Mission is to “Facilitate education, communication, and training to enhance opportunity for union construction employment that represents the demographics of the Greater Peoria region as covered by the West Central Illinois Building and Construction Trades.”
Our group of network partners includes…
Caterpillar, City of Peoria, Common Place, Community Construction Outreach of Peoria, Core Construction, Goodwill Industries, Greater Peoria Contractors & Suppliers Association, Human Capital Development, ICC Corporate and Community Education, Illinois Department of Transportation (IDOT), Illinois State Black Chamber of Commerce, NAACP, PALM/Better Built, R.A. Cullinan, Stark Excavating, Tri-County Peoria Urban League, West Central Illinois Building & Construction Trades Council, Whole City Ministries, Woodruff Career and Technical Center…… And more
What do we want?
We want to see people working and thriving! That’s why, together we are dedicated to developing “A well-prepared, well-trained, diverse union construction workforce that reflects our Community,” and we hope you will join us!
In May, the Laborers Local #165 hired ten (10) minority/women workers, 6 of which were HCCTP Graduates!
If you have any questions regarding registration please contact Gabe Jaja; firstname.lastname@example.org 309.692.6400