Intelligent Transportation Systems
APPLICATIONS ARE NOW BEING ACCEPTED EFFECTIVE 4/17/19 FOR THE INTELLIGENT TRANSPORTATION SYSTEMS APPRENTICESHIP PROGRAM.
(NOTE: APPLICATIONS ARE CURRENTLY SUSPENDED UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE DUE TO COVID-19)
- The Transportation Apprenticeship is a 5 year program
- The starting wage is $16.16 hr. + Benefits
- Benefits include Health and Welfare and Pension Plans.
- Pay increases approximately 5 - 10% of Journeyman wage every 6 - 12 months.
Upon finishing the 5-year program, apprentices become Journeyman Intelligent Transportation System Electrician, making $96,000 per year on the check and another $44,000 per year in benefits.
SKILLS TO BE LEARNED: The Intelligent Transportation Systems Apprenticeship scope of works covers: street lighting, traffic signals and freeway systems. It is a physically demanding work as the majority of conduit and wire is installed in underground requiring digging, boring, removal and restoration of street surface. Repetitive lifting of 25 - 50 lbs. is regularly required. It is outdoor work with exposure to the elements.