As Union Elevator Constructors, we collectively bargain with signatory employers over wages, benefits and worker’s rights.

Are you interested in pursuing a career in the Elevator Industry?

The IUEC’s Elevator Constructor Apprenticeship Program is managed by the National Elevator Industry Educational Program (NEIEP).   

If you do not have previous work experience in the Elevator Industry, your path to a career as an Elevator Constructor starts by contacting NEIEP.

The two links below will answer any questions you may have and provide you with contact information for the NEIEP representatives who can assist you in the apprenticeship application process.

To find out more about the Elevator Constructor Apprenticeship and the application process, please read the NEIEP Apprentice FAQs (Frequently Asked Questions).

For active and upcoming apprenticeship recruitments, please see the NEIEP Recruitments page NEIEP Recruitment System

To find contact information for NEIEP Area Coordinators, please see the NEIEP Locations Page.

If you are currently employed by a merit shop / non-union elevator company, we encourage you to educate yourself on the many opportunities and benefits available to you through union membership. Please watch the video below to find out why you  should “Choose a Career with the IUEC”.

If you are currently employed by a merit shop / non-union elevator company, please fill out the form below and one of our National Organizers will be happy to share with you the many advantages of working for an IUEC company and assist you in starting your career as a Union Elevator Constructor.