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Local 51 Application
Tuesday, February 28, 2017

The application will be available at our training facility: 11 Hemingway Drive, East Providence, RI 02915
Monday thru Friday

March 6th- March 10th
March 13th- March 17th, 2017

9:00 a.m until 12:00 noon only 

All applicants must apply in person, be at least 18 years of age and have obtained either a High School or GED diploma. Applicants must also have a valid driver's license or photo ID with them the day that they pick up their application. 

You will have 30 days to return the application to us along with copies of your birth certificate, driver's license, diploma, and a high school transcript or GED. If you do not have your diploma, your transcript must have date of graduation listed on it. We will not make copies of your documents. 

All applicants are required to take a math test considering of basic eight grade math. They must obtain at least a 70 on the math test in order to continue to an interview. Calculators are not allowed. Plumbers & Pipefitters Local 51 does drug test applicants. 

Welcome to UA Local Union No. 51

Local 51 Plumbers, Pipefitters and Refrigeration Technicians are involved in just about every aspect of construction in Rhode Island, Southeastern Massachusetts, Cape Cod and the Islands involving piping in commercial, industrial and residential projects.

When contractors and owners hire craftspeople who are members of Local 51, we make one promise: You are hiring the most highly skilled and best trained plumber, pipefitter or refrigeration expert in the business.     

That's why we can say with confidence---Done Once. Done Right!

Throughout our great history, we've worked on many high profile projects in working to build Rhode Island and Massachusetts into the great states they are today. We're proud to have worked on projects such as the Providence Place Mall, AmGen, University of Massachusetts at Dartmouth, and Providence College.

If you're building a new or upgrading your current industrial, commercial, or residential facility, build and service with the Plumbers and Pipefitters of Local 51 by utilizing one of our Signatory Contractors.

Our plumbers "Protect the Health of the Nation" and the highly skilled members of Local 51 are no different. We specialize in both commercial and residential work, and also in back-flow and dye testing.
We encourage you to peruse our website to learn more About Us. We want you to contact us and we can send a member of our team to evaluate your upcoming project, and what separates us from everyone else is our skill and training. Our apprentices go through a rigorous 5-year program on their way to becoming experience journeymen, but the training doesn't end there. We continue to provide upgrade training so that there is no project too complex or small that we cannot fulfill on-time and budget for you!

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