The Pennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission (PHMC) is sponsoring its 3rd annual summer apprenticeship program to introduce students and recent graduates of post-secondary trade schools, technical colleges and other training programs and others with building trades experience, to the preservation and traditional building trades needed to preserve Pennsylvania's historic places. PHMC and several partner organizations and companies will be offering paid apprentice positions for 12 weeks in the summer of 2008 at locations throughout Pennsylvania. The apprenticeships will include a free training program with an introductory one-day seminar in historic preservation and two days of hands-on training by master craftsmen in various preservation and traditional trade skills.
Pay Range: $10-15/hour
Location: Various, PA
Employer: Pennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission
Open Until: 4/30/08
How to apply:
Interested students should review the list of positions available on the PHMC web site (www.phmc.state.pa.us) and contact the representative for those they are interested in for more information or to schedule an interview. All hiring decisions are the responsibility of the company or institution hosting the individual apprenticeship. The hiring period will end on April 30th 2008. For general information on the program contact Joe Lauver, Pennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission, by phone at 717-787-6242, FAX at 717-214-2988 or email at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Keywords: Pennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission, Apprenticeships in the Preservation and Traditional Building Trades
Posted: January 17, 2008
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