Plumbers Apprentice

Hundreds lined up to apply to be a plumbers apprentice in Long Island City on June 9, 2014. (credit: Andrea Grymes/CBS 2)

Hundreds Line Up For Chance To Become Plumber’s Apprentice

Some have camped outside Plumbers Local Union 1 overnight – some have been there longer – hoping to get an application.


Frozen pipes caused by frigid temperatures keep plumbers around the Tri-State area busy (file/credit: CBS 2)

Line Grows As Hopefuls Wait For Applications To Plumber’s Apprentice Program

A line was growing outside of the Plumbers Local Union 1, in Long Island City, on Sunday night.