The Joint Apprenticeship and Training Committee for Local 1 of the International Union of Elevator Constructors will begin taking applications Saturday for 100 elevator-escalator constructor and modernizer apprenticeships, officials said.

Applications can be obtained here beginning at 10 a.m. through midnight on Nov. 11 or until 1,250 have been completed, whichever comes first.

Applicants must take an aptitude test and pay a $25 testing fee. They should be 18 or older, have a high school diploma or its equivalent, pass a drug test, be able to physically do the work and have reliable transportation.

For information, call 718-707-9450 or send an email to