Counties: Frederick

Type of Apprenticeship: Youth (High School)

Occupation: Construction Project Assistant

Industry: Construction

Sponsor: Frederick County Public Schools

Sponsor Address: c/o FCPS 191 South East Street, Frederick, MD 21701

Job Description: This position is designed to give a student the opportunity to work both in preconstruction and project management. The apprenticeship program will give insight into the roles and functions of each department and how they contribute to the successful operation of a commercial general contracting/construction management business. The student apprentice will be given the chance to work in a position that gives experience both before a project begins and during its completion. Greater emphasis being put on the phase that is active during the student’s apprenticeship. Additionally it is important to note, specific tasks occur only during certain phases of a project. As such, an apprentice may only have the opportunity to learn in theory about a certain task or duty.

Program Length: 450 Hours

Total Weekly Hours: Minimum 10

Starting Wage: $10.10

Minimum Age: 16

Minimum Education: Must be enrolled in the Frederick County Public School System

Other: More information can be found on https://www.fcps.org/academics/apprentice-program

About Dustin Construction

As a leader in the Construction Industry since 1959, Dustin Construction, Inc. proudly serves the Washington, D.C. Metropolitan area, and appreciates the opportunities to better our surrounding communities. Dustin is a family-owned and operated company with an extensive portfolio which includes a collection of diverse educational, commercial, government, and private projects.