HUDSON VALLEY, NY — Two unions are about to launch apprentice recruiting drives. One is seeking 100 apprentices but offering a very short application time-frame. The other is seeking 3o apprentices and its application time-frame is almost a year long. The International Union of Elevator Constructors, Local Union #1, will conduct a recruitment from Jan. 11 – 24 for 100 Elevator-Escalator Constructor and Modernizer apprentices. The recruitment will be offered until 1,500 applicants have been submitted of Jan. 24, whichever comes first. Applicants must take and pass the Elevator Industry Aptitude Test with a score of at least 70 out of total of 100. Applicant must present a government issued Photo-Id at the time of aptitude test. A $25 testing fee is required on the testing day. Payment must be in the form of a postal money order or certified bank check (no cash, credit cards or personal checks will be accepted). Please note, you may request that this fee be waived. Fee waivers will be approved upon showing verifiable proof of financial need. The Sheet Metal Workers, Local Union #38, will conduct a recruitment from Jan. 2 through Dec. 30, 2020 for 30 sheet metal worker appren...