Ironworkers Local #399 has stopped taking apprentice applications for 2020. All applicants who completed and returned their applications by the August 31 deadline will be notified of a written test. Followed by interviews.

Apprentice applicants are assessed on a basis of 142 potential points as follows:

  • Flanagan F.I.T. Test – maximum 10 points
  • Education – maximum 10 points
  • Physical condition – maximum 10 points
  • Residential location – maximum 5 points
  • Veteran status – maximum 5 points
  • Construction related work experience – maximum 10 points
  • Personal JAC interview – Maximum 42 points  

Applicants MUST:

  • Be at least 18 years old at the time of application
  • Must have a High School Diploma or Equivalent
  • Physically be able to perform the required work
  • Reside in territorial jurisdiction of Local #399
  • Must be drug free
  • Have a valid New Jersey Drivers at the time of application
  • License Have reliable transportation

It is necessary for the applicant to submit all of the following:

  • Valid New Jersey drivers License
  • High School Diploma or GED
  • Fitness for duty note from Doctor

Successful applicants are required to work full time and to attend apprenticeship classes two nights a week.  Apprentices must attend a  minimum of 204 scheduled classroom hours for  three years of apprenticeship.  Apprentices are also required to participate in  service projects.



Contact Gary Brown at 856-456-9323 for more information.