Open Enrollment: Dec 1-31 2018


This is a notice to establish a pool of eligible applicants, not to fulfill immediate job openings

Area II Plumbers JATC MA #2015

2475 Lancaster Drive NE, B-9, Salem, OR 97305

Date of Notice: November 01, 2018


******** This Notice Covers the Following Opening(s) ********


Opens                                           Closes

December 01, 2018          to       December 31, 2018



This program is registered with the Oregon State Apprenticeship Training Council and is recognized by the Bureau of Labor and Industries.


Applications will be accepted for the following trade:

PLUMBER – Non Union

Minimum Qualifications:

1.     Eighteen (18) years of age.

2.     High school graduate or General Education Development Certificate of Equivalency.

3.     One year of high school Algebra or Integrated Math 2 with an average yearly grade of “C” or better. A college Algebra course that meets or exceeds high school Algebra, with a grade of “C” or better may be substituted for high school Algebra. A college math placement test indicating placement in Math 60 or higher may also be substituted for high school Algebra.

Note: Applicants must submit non-returnable proof of age AND high school transcripts or GED certificate. Applications and documentation (items 1-3 above) must be received by the closing date, according to the following schedule.


Applications and Documentation must be received by: December 31, 2018, at 4:00 pm

Geographical Area:

Valley Area                                               Coastal Area                              Hood River Area

Benton County, Linn County,               Lincoln County                     Gillam County, Hood River

Marion County, Polk County,                                                              Sherman County, Wasco County,

South half of Yamhill County




2475 Lancaster Drive NE, B-9, Salem, OR 97305

OR email to:

During Open Enrollment Only – Monday through Thursday – 9:00 am – 12:00 pm / 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm



·       Women and minority candidates are encouraged to apply.

·       Veterans with GI Benefits may use them in this program, veterans preference applies.

·       Selection will be through a ranked method of qualified applicants.

·       Ranked pool of eligible applicants will be announced no later than seven (7) business days after close.



Please contact Area II Plumbers JATC via email at:, or by phone at: (503) 991-5203.



General Duties of a Plumber: Assemble, install, alter and repair pipelines or pipe systems that carry water, steam, air, or other liquids or gases. May install heating and cooling equipment and mechanical control systems.




Applicants who do not qualify for direct entry will be placed in the RANKED POOL, in descending order, based upon the number of points scored.  Applicants can earn points for education related to the occupation, and also for work experience.

·       To receive points for classes Applicants must provide course certificates or school transcripts.

·       To receive points for work history Applicants must provide documentation of work hours: W-2, letter from employers on company letterhead stating the type of work performed and number of hours worked per year, pay stubs, DD-214, or work history print-out from the State of Employment Division.


All documentation must be received by the closing date on the opening announcement.


Applicant Point System




Rating Factor                                                                   Possible Points

1. Diploma/GED

a. GED                                                                                    1 ~ or

b. High School Diploma                                                        2 ~ or

c. High School Diploma with 2.0 or higher GPA               3

2. Trade School Diploma (at least a 9 mo. Program)       5

3. College Credit                                                                    .45 per credit

4. Related Courses

a. Algebra I                                                                             3

b. Algebra II                                                                           3

c. Geometry                                                                            3 per year

d. Blueprint Reading                                                              3 per year

e. Industrial Arts                                                                    3 per year

f. Drafting                                                                                3 per year

g. Graphic Design / Art                                                         3 per year

5. Current First Aid Certification                                         1




Rating Factor                                                                               Possible Points

1. General Construction (Civilian)                                            4

2. General Construction (Military or Voluntary)                   4

3. Plumber Construction (Civilian)                                           5

4. Plumber Construction (Military or Voluntary)                  5