Application Process


  • RESIDENCY-----Applicants must reside in Bureau, LaSalle, Putnam, Marshall, or Stark County of Illinois and be legally
    eligible to work in the United States.
  • AGE-----Minimum age of applicants shall be 17 years old.
  • EDUCATION-----Minimum level of education is a High School diploma or Certificate of Equivalency.  Official transcripts
    must be provided.
  • PHYSICAL FITNESS-----Applicants should be physically capable to perform the work of the trade and may be subject to a
    medical examination prior to employment.  All applicants to our apprenticeship program are required, as a prerequisite
    to employment, to abide by and participate in our substance abuse policy.
  • DRIVER’S LICENSE-----Applicants must possess a valid driver’s license which proves current address. A photocopy
    of the driver’s license will be taken.
  • APPLICATIONS-----Sheet Metal Workers Local #1 North Joint Apprenticeship Committee will have applications for
    apprenticeship available between:

9:00 AM and 11:00 AM from...
Monday, April 7, 2014 through Friday, April 11, 2014
Monday, April 14, 2014 through Friday, April 18, 2014

Illinois Valley Contractors Association
1120 First Street
LaSalle, Illinois. 

Applications must be completed, returned in their entirety and will not be accepted after 11:00 am, on Friday, April 18,

Mandatory test will be on Saturday, April 26, 2014. Photo ID is required. 

Mandatory interviews will be held the week of May 5, 2014. A pre-employment substance abuse test with negative
results is mandatory. All previous applicants must re-apply at this time.  Application process must be completed in

Sheet Metal Local #1 North
Larry Louis, Coordinator
341 Bellevue Avenue
Ottawa, Illinois 61350


Illinois Valley Contractors Association
Daniel F. Aussem Executive Director
1120 First Street
LaSalle, Illinois 61301

The process to enter our program involves a completed application with all required documentation; mandatory written testing; and a
mandatory oral interview.  All portions of this process are graded.  We are required to rank all applicants by their total score.  Hiring is
done with the applicant achieving the highest score and proceeding in descending order.


Sheet Metal Local 1 North - 341 Bellevue Avenue, Ottawa, Illinois 61350 / Ph & Fax: 815-433-1047

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