2023 Apprenticeship Graduates
Governor Mike Parsons meeting apprentices and learning about the apprenticeship program at Fort Zumwalt East High Metals Lab.
U.S. Department of Labor Nationally Recognized Apprenticeships
What is the Fort Zumwalt Apprenticeship Program and how does it work?
Students that are interested in applying for the Fort Zumwalt Apprenticeship Program need to enroll and complete one of the many Career Technical Education (CTE) Apprenticeship Courses offered at Fort Zumwalt School District. (Industrial Tech, Business, FACS, Healthcare, IT, etc.) Once they have completed the course, they can fill out the application including two instructor recommendations. Applicants will then be asked to interview at a local business partner for the apprenticeship position they have selected. If hired, the applicant will be registered with the USDOL Recognized Apprenticeship Program, and complete the requirements set forth by the program. Minimum hours of on the job training is 2000 hours. The 2000 hours do not have to be completed by a students graduation, Students may continue the pursuit of the Apprenticeship after graduation.
Commerical Cabinet Assembler (RAPIDS CODE: 1027CB )
Safely use all power equipment and tools in construction processes. Assemble, machine, and put together cabinets and furniture. Read drawings and plans to correctly assemble customer orders, Inspect and test assemblies. Package and ship customer orders
Merric Millwork and Seating
Fixture Concepts Inc
Machine Operator (RAPIDS CODE: 0511 )
Quest Specialty Products
Patterson Mold and Tool
Component Bar Products
Mechanical Engineering Technician (RAPIDS CODE: 0777CB)
Merric Millwork and Seating
Production Technologist (RAPIDS CODE: 1027CB)
Assembler Installer General (RAPIDS CODE: 0876CB)
IT Generalist (RAPIDS CODE: 1059CB)
National HealthCare Corporation (NHC) has been providing the best in senior care for 50 years. At NHC, we believe that care should respect the individual, promote recovery, well being and independence. We believe in celebrating life every day with our patients and residents. NHC currently operates for themselves and third parties 68 skilled nursing facilities with 8,726 beds. NHC affiliates also operate 23 assisted living communities with 1,210 units, five independent living communities with 475 units, three behavioral health hospitals, 35 homecare agencies, and 29 hospice agencies. NHC’s other services include Alzheimer’s and memory care units, pharmacy services, a rehabilitation services company, and providing management and accounting services to third party post-acute operators.
National Cart is a leader in the design, manufacturing and distribution of material handling products, food services products and store fixtures. They design custom equipment for a range of businesses—from local grocers to Fortune 100 companies. They understand challenges, and use their experience and expertise to build custom solutions with an emphasis on safety, quality and speed. They consistently deliver products that perform better, last longer and arrive right when they’re needed.
Patterson Mold & Tool provides full service tool, product, and machine design services. We offer innovative common sense solutions to conquer the most difficult projects. Our engineers are highly qualified and experienced. Utilizing the latest in CAD technology they are able to turn unique concepts and designs into reality. Some of the services we are able to provide include product development, machine and die design, 3D solid modeling, project management and drafting/drawing creation. Our engineers stay very connected with their projects and are very accessible when any need arises. Our goal is to help the customer, develop a robust design that exceeds expectations, and streamline the process from the beginning to the end.
Fixture Concepts Inc manufactures high quality architectural millwork, casework, and countertops for a wide-range of clients. Our valued clientele experience commitment to design and functionality. We offer a wide range of CAD services capable of providing the concepts and unique ideas inspired by the visions of our customers, whether the design is a single custom concept or mass produced.
Seyer Industries is a precision Aero space machining company. They are experts of aluminum and hard alloys with ability to build complex assemblies equals true turn-key solutions . We have over 50 CNC machine centers and accommodate most materials including Steel Alloys, Aluminum Alloys, Titanium, Aluminum Bronze and others. Our strength lies in the hard alloys with very tight tolerances and complex shapes.
AVMATS is a leading provider of aircraft parts for Challenger, Falcon, Hawker, Gulfstream, Learjet, and Sabreliner aircraft. We have grown substantially since 1978, expanding from parts sales into maintenance, interior refurbishment, accessory repair/overhaul, instrument repair, avionics repair and installation, major airframe repair, modifications or inspections, engine overhaul, APU servicing, Aircraft Sales and more.
Component Bar Products (CBP) is a contract manufacturer of precision machined products specializing in high/low volume, tight tolerance production work. CBP was founded in 1989 with the goal of being the finest manufacturer of precision machined products using Hydromat Rotary Transfer / Mazak CNC machines.