The Pennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission (PHMC) is sponsoring its 3rd
annual summer apprenticeship program to introduce students and recent graduates of
post-secondary trade schools, technical colleges and other training programs and others
with building trades experience, to the preservation and traditional building trades
needed to preserve Pennsylvanias historic places. PHMC and several partner
organizations and companies will be offering paid apprentice positions for 12 weeks in
the summer of 2008 at locations throughout Pennsylvania. The apprenticeships will
include a free training program with an introductory one-day seminar in historic
preservation and two days of hands-on training by master craftsmen in various
preservation and traditional trade skills.
Interested students should review the attached list of positions available and contact the
representative for those they are interested in for more information or to schedule an
interview. All hiring decisions are the responsibility of the company or institution
hosting the individual apprenticeship. The hiring period will end on April 30th 2008.