New Jersey IEC
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Public Work Contractors
REQUIREMENTS FOR PUBLIC WORKS CONTRACTOR REGISTRATION
Requirements for NJ Public Works Contractors can be found on Department of Labor and Workforce Development website.
The DLW outlines five methods by which a contractor is considered to be participating in a registered apprenticeship program in the FAQ.
HOW CAN NJIEC HELP YOUR COMPANY COMPLY?
1. NJIEC has a US DOL 4 year electrical apprentice program.
Contractors may enroll an employee in the apprentice program or seek to employ existing apprentices available for hire. This option requires employment of an apprentice in the NJIEC program.
2. NJIEC is a workforce intermediary with an established ERISA trust.
Contractors may join NJIEC as a contractor member and contribute $3,800 annually to the trust whereby receiving a certificate of contribution to file with public works registration. This option does not require employment of an apprentice in the NJIEC program. However as an added benefit, trust contributors receive 10% off tuition per apprentice enrolled in the program.
CONTACT EXECUTIVEDIRECTOR@NJ-IEC.ORG FOR MORE INFORMATION.