1 LogoColorTextBelow

Western Colorado Electrical JATC

3210 E Road

Clifton, CO  81520
Ph# (970)-523-7726 Fax# (970)-523-7728

Want a chance to work with your hands and learn on the job, all while working towards a great retirement?

Want to get an advanced education without any school debt?

Want to earn while you learn?

With starting wages from $13.80 to $17.40, depending on location, the Western Colorado Electrical JATC gives you the opportunity to become a Journeyman Electrician in just 5 years.  This local career has wages as high as $29.00 per hour with full family medical benefits, two retirement plans and a pension.

During your five years you will accumulate 8000 On The Job training hours; a mix of Industrial, Commercial, Residential along with specialty fields such as Solar, Controls and Fire Alarm.  You will also have 900 classroom instructional hours, giving you the theory and knowledge to be the most productive worker.  The Classroom time will be spent at our facility here in Clifton, Colorado.  We have two full time classrooms and a 1400 square foot lab space.  Classes are held most Saturdays during the school year.

All of this is available to you, tuition paid.  You only pay for books, roughly $500 a year.  You will also move along a guaranteed raise schedule during your apprenticeship, moving you to full Journeyman wage with each period of apprenticeship completed.


Start the application process right now.  We start a new class each Fall.  Until then we are always looking for exceptional people to go to work for our local NECA contractors.  Fill out the on-line application and make that first step in starting a prosperous career.

Request for More Information

We also accept paper applications every Wednesday at 4:00 pm, so come down and start the application process RIGHT NOW.  To receive your paper application you must submit a copy of your Driver’s License, Birth Certificate and Social Security Card.

The only qualifications are to have a Valid Driver’s License, be at least 18 years old and to have graduated High School or have a GED with 1 full year of high school algebra, with a passing grade.


Delta, Dolores, Garfield, Gunnison, Hinsdale, LaPlata, Mesa, Moffat, Montezuma, Montrose, Ouray, Pitkin, Rio Blanco, Routt, San Juan and San Miguel


Transcript of High School courses and grades or GED.
Social Security card
Records of previous work experience, if any.
Character references. (Written on your behalf by three persons.)
Veterans discharge records, (DD214), if applicable.
Birth certificate or other acceptable proof of age.
Submit $30.00 application fee on testing day.


• Applicants will be selected without regard to race, color, religion, sex or national origin.




Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s