Apprenticeships

 

BUILDING TRADES TRAINING DIRECTORS ASSOCIATION OF MASSACHUSETTS
DIRECTORY OF APPRENTICESHIP PROGRAMS
(updated February 2015)
 
BOILERMAKERS, LOCAL 29
Training Director: Thomas Saccoach
Address:  68 Sagamore Street  
North Quincy, Massachusetts 02171 
Telephone#: 617-328-8400
Application Period: Last Friday of every month
Program Duration:   Four Years
 
BRICKLAYERS, LOCAL 3
Training Director: Richard Forcione
Address:  550 Medford Street
    Charlestown, Massachusetts 02129
Telephone#: 617-242-5507
Application Period:  First week in February
Program Duration:   Four Years
 
 
BOSTON CARPENTERS APPRENTICESHIP 
& TRAINING FUND, Locals 33, 40, 67, 218 & 723
Training Director: Benjamin L. Tilton
Address:  385 Market Street
    Brighton, Massachusetts 02135
Telephone#: 617-782-4314
Application Period:  1st Monday of every month, 9:00-3:30
Program Duration:   Four Years
 
 
ELECTRICIANS, LOCAL 103
Training Director: James O’Connell
Address:   194 Freeport Street
      Dorchester, Massachusetts 02122
Telephone#: 617-436-0980
Application Period: November
Program Duration:   Five Years
 
 
ELECTRICIANS, LOCAL 223
Training Director: Robert M. Revil
Address:   475 Myles Standish Blvd. 
     Taunton, Massachusetts, 02780
Telephone#: 508-947-8555
Application Period: Year Round 
Program Duration:  Five years
Website: www.ibew223.org
 
 
ELECTRICIANS, LOCAL 7
Training Director: Mark Kuenzel
Address:   185 Industry Avenue
      Springfield, Massachusetts 01104
Telephone#: 413-737-2253
Application Period: January
Program Duration:  Five years
 
ELECTRICIANS, LOCAL 99
Training Director: James Jackson
Address:   Ninety Nine Way
         Cranston, Rhode Island 02921
Telephone#: 401-946-9900
Application Period: 1st and 3rd Wednesday, 8:00 a.m. –2:30 p.m.
Program Duration:  Five years
 
 
ELEVATOR CONSTRUCTORS, LOCAL 4
Training Director:  Joseph Devlin
Address:  50 Park Street
                 Dorchester, Massachusetts 02122
Telephone#: 617-288-6724
Application Period: Every Tuesday in March 
Program Duration:   Four and one-half years
 
 
 
FLOORCOVERERS, LOCAL 2168
Training Director: Thomas O’Toole
Address:  803 Summer Street
    South Boston, Massachusetts 02127
Telephone#: 617-825-6141
Application Period: Year Round 
Program Duration:   Four Years
 
 
HEAT AND FROST INSULATORS, LOCAL 6, JATC
Training Coordinator: Rick Rothwell 
Address: 303 Freeport Street
                Dorchester, Massachusetts 02122
Telephone#: 617-436-4666
Application Period: Contact JATC for dates, apply in person 
Program Duration: 4 Years 
 
 
HOISTING & PORTABLE ENGINEERS, LOCAL 4
Training Director: John Gaffny
Address:  One Engineers Way
     Canton, Massachusetts 02021
Telephone#: 781-821-0306
Application Period: Contact for dates
Program Duration:   Four Years
Website: www.local4training.org
 
 
HOISTING & PORTABLE ENGINEERS, LOCAL 98
Training Director: William “Doug” Fay
Address:   102 E. Plum Tree Road
      Sunderland, Massachusetts 01375
Telephone#: 413-548-9508
Application Period: Subject to Board Announcement
Program Duration: Four Years
 
 
IBEW, LOCAL 96 JATC
Training Director: David DelaGorgendiere
Address: 51 Union Street
                Worcester, Massachusetts 01608
Telephone#: 508-753-8635
Application Period: Open Enrollment, Test Once a Year
Program Duration: 5 Yearsn:   Four Years
 
IRON WORKERS, LOCAL 7
Training Director: Neal McKelligan
Address:  195 Old Colony Avenue
     South Boston, Massachusetts 02129
Telephone#: 617-268-0707
Application Period: 2nd and 3rd week of every January
Program Duration:   Three Years
 
 
NATIONAL ELEVATOR CONSTRUCTORS EDUCATIONAL PROGRAM
Training Director: Jessica Ortega
Address: 50 Park Street
                Dorchester, Massachusetts 02122
Telephone#: 617-288-1547
Application Period: Website for recruitment periods
Program Duration: 4 ½ Years 
 
 
NEW ENGLAND CARPENTERS TRAINING FUND
Training Director: Lyle Hamm 
Address: 13 Holman Road 
                Millbury, Massachusetts 01527
Telephone#: 508-792-5443
Application Period: First Monday of every month 9am and 3pm 
Program Duration: 4 Years
 
 
NEW ENGLAND LABORERS TRAINING ACADEMY
Training Director: Jamie Merloni, III
Address:  37 East Street
    Hopkinton, Massachusetts 01748
Telephone#: 508-544-9830
Application Period: 2nd Tuesday of every month
Program Duration:   Two Years
 
 
NORTHEASTERN CARPENTERS JATC, 
Locals 26, 111, 275, 475
Training Director: Jeff Marcoux
Address:   350 Fordham Road
     Wilmington, Massachusetts 01887
Telephone#: 978-752-1158
Application Period:  1st Monday of every month
Program Duration:   Four Years
 
 
SOUTHEASTERN CARPENTERS, 
LOCALS 424, 535, 624, 1305
Training Director: Richard Anderson
Address:  21 Mazzeo Drive, Suite 201
    Randolph, Massachusetts 02368
Telephone#: 781-963-9887
Application Period:  1st Monday of every month
Program Duration:   Four Years
 
 
PLASTERERS/CEMENT MASONS, LOCAL 534
Training Director: Stephen Uva
Contact: Peter Stracuzzi, Business Manager
Address:  7 Fredericka Street
    Dorchester, Massachusetts 02124
Telephone#: 617-825-5200
Application Period: July
Program Duration:   Four Years
 
 
NORTHEASTERN REGIONAL COUNCIL OF MILLWRIGHTS, LOCAL 1121
Training Director: John J. Farren, Sr.
Address:  90 Braintree Street
    Allston, Massachusetts 02134
Telephone#: 617-254-1655
Application Period: 2nd Monday of every month
Program Duration:   Four Years
 
 
PAINTERS, D.C. 35
Training Director: Eric Redding
Address:  25 Colgate Road, Suite 221
    Roslindale, Massachusetts 02131
Telephone#: 617-524-0248
Application Period:  1st Monday of every month
Program Duration:   Three Years
 
 
PILE DRIVERS, LOCAL 56
Training Director: Edward Nickerson 
Address:  750 Dorchester Avenue 
                 Boston, Massachusetts 02125
Telephone#: 617-443-1988
Application Period:  1st Monday of every month
Program Duration:   Four Years
 
 
 
PIPEFITTERS, LOCAL 537
Training Director: Tim Gillen
Address:  40 Enterprise Street
    Dorchester, Massachusetts 02125-5171
Telephone#: 617-825-3777
Application Period: January
Program Duration:   Five Years
 
 
PLUMBERS & PIPEFITTERS, LOCAL 104
Training Director:  Mike Langone
Address:   168 Chicopee Street
      Chicopee, Massachusetts 01013
Telephone#: 413-594-4600
Application Period:  As advertised
Program Duration:   Five Years
 
 
 
PLUMBERS AND PIPEFITTERS, LOCAL 4, JATC
Business Manager: Raymond Beaudry 
Address: 29 Endicott Street 
                Worcester, Massachusetts 01610
Telephone#: 508-799-7703
Application Period: First Tuesday of every month 9am-3pm
Program Duration: 5 Years 
 
 
PLUMBERS, LOCAL 12
Training Director: Richard Carter
Address:  1240 Massachusetts Avenue
     Boston, Massachusetts 02125
Telephone#: 617-288-1010
Application Period:  January
Program Duration:   Five Years
 
 
 
PLUMBERS, LOCAL 51
Training Director: David Marland
Address:  11 Hemingway Drive
    East Providence, Rhode Island 02915
Telephone#: 401-943-7301
Application Period:  1st two weeks in March
Program Duration:   Five Years
 
 
ROOFERS, LOCAL 33
Training Director: Edward J. Rolfe
Address:  53 Evans Drive
    Stoughton, Massachusetts 02072
Telephone#: 781-341-9197
Application Period: April – July 8:30-4:30 PM
Program Duration:   Three Years
 
 
 
ROOFERS AND WATERPROOFERS, LOCAL 248 JATC
Training Director: William Gosselin 
Address: 63-1/2 Main Grove Street
                Chicopee, Massachusetts 01020
Telephone#: 413-594-5391
Application Period: Contact for Dates
Program Duration: 4-5 Years 
 
 
SHEET METAL WORKERS, LOCAL 17
Training Director:  John Healey
Address:  1181 Adams Street
     Dorchester, Massachusetts 02124
Telephone#: 617-298-0850
Application Period:  Every third Thursday of the month – 10:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.
Program Duration:   Five Years
 
 
SHEET METAL WORKERS, LOCAL 63 JATC 
Training Director: John Scammon 
Address: 32 Stevens Street
                Springfield, Massachusetts 01104
Telephone#: 413-733-8332
Application Period: Applications accepted throughout the year, Interviews and placement tests once a year 
Program Duration: 5 Years
    
 
SPRINKLERFITTERS, LOCAL 550 JATC 
Training Director: Michael MacDonnell 
Address: 46 Rockland Street
                West Roxbury, Massachusetts 02132
Telephone#: 617-323-0474
Application Period: Contact for dates 
Program Duration: 5 Years