2024 Spring Externship Day

April 16, 17, 18 – 9:00am to 2:00pm


Explore registered apprenticeship.

The future is bright for Wisconsin’s construction industry​. Construction careers will never go away – they cannot be shipped overseas or relocated to another state. In fact, we are preparing for 22% growth in the next 5 years! With average salaries above $56,000 and one of the best training programs in the country, a career as an Operating Engineer is a smart choice!

  • Looking for a career that does not chain you to a desk?
  • Excited by state-of-the-art technology that is constantly changing?
  • Enjoy working with your hands or have a mechanical aptitude?
  • Want a career that is in high demand today and in the future?
  • Want to work on exciting projects like: Miller Park, Milwaukee Zoo Interchange, Lambeau Field, etc…..

Earn While You Learn as an Operating Engineer Apprentice

  • 4 year training program
  • 6,000 hours paid on-the-job training
  • 400 hours paid related instruction
  • 250 hours unpaid related instruction
  • Red Cross First Aid and CPR Certification
  • Transition-To-Trainer Course

Become an Apprentice

View our step-by-step process.

Training Center

See our state of the art training center.

Apprentice Wage Rate

June 1, 2021 – May 31, 2022