Terms of Apprenticeship

Basic Apprentice Applicant Requirements

  • Applications for class beginning Spring 2016 will be taken during the month of November 2015 beginning November 2 through November 30. Office hours for applications vary per District Office. See link below for District Office Addresses and Phone Nuumbers.
  • Applicant must apply at the District Office for the county in which they reside.
  • Link to District Offices and counties within those jurisdictions Click individual District Office on left once you have determined your office for local address and phone number.
  • District 1 Office will not be taking applications for 2016.
  • District 2 Office will stop taking applications Friday November 13, 2015.
  • Applicant must be a minimum of 18 yrs. of age.
  • Applicant must bring a valid drivers license and have dependable transportation.
  • Application fee by money order for $10.00. No checks. No cash.

Certifications required in first year of program

  • Commercial Driver License A or B
  • Transportation Workers Identification Credential (TWIC) 
  • These are credentials you can begin to work on as you wait for our testing/interview process that takes place Spring of each year.

Daniel P. Sullivan Coordinator/Director

John M. Pine Jr. Ass't Coordinator/Director

Dorothea Blalock
Office Manager
Sabrina DeFeo
Operating Engineers Local 542
1375 Virginia Drive Suite 206
Fort Washington, Pa  19034
Phone (215) 591-5282
Fax (215) 591-5286