SBJATC Getting Started
How Can I Start My Career as an Electrician?
The process begins by completing an application with the Santa Barbara County Joint Electrical Apprenticeship Training Program.
What are the Qualifications?
Applicants to our program must meet the following qualifications:
Applications are to be completed in person. You are encouraged to attach a resume and any relevant certifications to your application. In order to complete an application you must provide the following:
When and Where Can I Complete the Application?
Applications for Apprentice Electrician will be accepted on an ongoing basis at the following locations:
222 West Carmen Lane, Suite 105, Santa Maria, CA 93458
Monday through Friday between 8:30 a.m. and 11:15 a.m. and 1:30 p.m. to 3:15 p.m
IBEW Local 413
100 Thomas Road, Buellton, CA 93427
Phone: (805) 688-8083 Fax: (805) 688-7144
Monday through Friday between 9:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. and 1:30 p.m. to 3:30 p.m.
What Happens After I Complete the Application?
You will be notified by mail of the date, time and location of the next aptitude test. If you pass the aptitude test, an interview with the Santa Barbara Joint Apprenticeship Training Committee will be scheduled. Based on the score of your interview, you will be placed on the eligibility list for hire for two years. When a new apprentice is needed, an offer of employment is given to the applicant at the top of the list. If the offer is accepted, the applicant begins apprenticeship.
What Are My Chances of Being Hired?
Your chances of being hired are determined by the number of apprentices needed by employers and your placement on the list.
Who is a Good Candidate for Electrical Apprenticeship?
We are seeking men and women of all races who demonstrate the best characteristics, aptitude, motivation and personality traits conducive to success in our trade. A good candidate is one who has a positive attitude and a desire to work hard, one who has demonstrated reliability and a sincere desire to succeed, one with a record of having done well in school, especially in math and science.
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