Applying for the electrical apprenticeship

The Youngstown Electrical Joint Apprenticeship and Training Committee will be accepting in person applications on Wednesday,September 6, 2017 from 8:30 am to 4:00 pm at 350 E. Western Reserve Road, Youngstown, Ohio 44514. - The in-person application is also done online in our office.  Please be advised that ALL applications are processed in the same manner.

 Applications are accepted all the time online. 

If someone else is paying your testing fee via Pay pal please reference the applicants name in the comments area. 


In-person and online applications are both processed in the same manner - Online.    When applying, all necessary documents will be needed in order to process the application. However, the completed online application may be mailed or dropped off on the designated Wednesday.  Online Applications may be filled out ANY time.  Please email a copy of your High School or Post High School Transcripts showing one (1) year of Algebra 1 and a copy of a Valid Ohio Drivers license to [email protected].  

PayPal and money orders made payable to YAEJATC are the only forms of payment accepted. Payment will be collected at the time of the application.

Aptitude tests are not pre-scheduled – tests will be given once there are enough qualified applicants.

Prior to apprenticeship, all applicants must:

  • Complete an apprenticeship application
  • Pass an aptitude test given at a later date
  • Complete an interview
  • If selected, attend a drug policy orientation and submit to a physical and drug screen.

Other application information

  • Applications are accepted all year, but apprentices are only chosen once a year.
  • Depending on the time of application, the process may take six months to a year to be completed.
  • Applications that do not have the required documentation within 30 days of initial application will be destroyed and the applicant will have to re-apply.
  • Any applicant not achieving a qualifying score on the aptitude test must wait a minimum of six months to re-test. They may use their prior application but must pay another testing fee of $30.
  • Applicants may apply for the wireman or residential program or both for no additional fee.
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