If you need electrical work, a skilled professional must complete the job. It’s important to the safety of you and your loved ones! Neglecting electrical repairs or employing an under-qualified electrician to do the work can result in home electrical hazards, fires, property damage and even loss of life. Apollo Home is answering the call. While they’ve been assisting the tri-state area with home services needs since 1910, Apollo Home has cultivated a strong electrical business for installations, maintenance and responsive repairs following severe weather. Because electricians continue to be in high demand and more “Boomer generation” tradespeople retire each year, Apollo is recruiting for its Apollo Apprenticeship Program. This paid training provides classroom and hands-on training to individuals who want to become a licensed electrician. Apollo Home, a five-time recipient of the Cincinnati Enquirer’s “Best Workplaces” award, is making a big investment by providing an estimated $20,000 education for free and paying the students a wage while enrolled. Upon successful completion and certification, graduates have a job with Apollo Home and no student debt. This is the opposite of some other occupations, which require multiple expensive degrees leaving students with often massive debt and no clear employment prospects. Mid-level electricians can typically annual earn as much as or more than some of these occupations with a giant head start in earning potential. Professions such as HVAC tech, plumbing and electrical will continue to be needed and unable to be sent offshore, providing stability for supporting a family.
Why Apollo Home Is Investing in Electrician Training
“At Apollo, we love what we do,” said Jamie Gerdsen, CEO of Apollo Home. “We help people every day with their needs, whether it’s safety, comfort, air quality or life’s conveniences. We’re always looking for others who fit our core values to grow with us. Having a little work or military experience, some post-high school education is wonderful; we’re happy to train the right people with the technical side. We want people who enjoy solving problems, learning new things and helping others.” The Apprenticeship program involves several weeks of classroom teaching, hands-on work, ride-alongs with a veteran electrician and off-site specialty training. Travel expenses, such as flight and hotel, for the off-site training, are covered by Apollo Home.
Types of Residential Services and Equipment Apprentices Learn
Electrical safety inspection
Diagnosis and repairs
Whole home surge protection
New wiring and rewiring
Electrical outlets and switches
Smoke & carbon monoxide detectors
Electrical panel upgrades
Circuit breaker replacement
Home electrical improvements (light fixtures, automation, etc)
Competitive Benefits for Apollo Home Employees
Upon employment, technicians are provided with a company truck so he or she can go straight to jobs in the morning, meaning more time at home. “This makes it easier to participate in kids’ sports or school events,” added Gerdsen. “Apollo Home values family and supports our people all-around, which includes empowering employees to balance work and home. We, as a company, are only as successful as our people and we want them to stay with us.”Other benefits for full-time employees include paid vacation, health, dental, vision and life insurance, a college savings plan, 401k personal retirement savings plan, free uniforms, a cell phone and tablet, gas for the company vehicle and more! A cape may not be part of the official Apollo Home uniform, but homeowners need help from a qualified, trained electrician. Whether it’s upgrading an electrical panel, installing a light fixture or rewiring an entire home, an electrician improves homeowners’ lives – preserving them through safe electrical practices. Apollo Home works hard to make sure a person is safe in his or her home. Come to Apollo Home and be a hero!Are you or do you know a high school graduate who’s not sure what to do next? For more information about the Apollo Home Apprenticeship program for heating and air technicians, plumbers and electricians, contact one of the friendly members of the Apollo Home team. Get started on a fulfilling and well-paid career today!
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