Heavy Metal Summer Experience 2022!

The Heavy Metal Summer Experience is back with full force!

Kick Your Career into Gear

Whether you’re just beginning your career or looking for a change, an apprenticeship with a local union can pave the way for success.

We partner with a number of local unions, in the sheet metal, plumbing, pipefitting and steamfitting trades.

How It Works

If you have a passion for the HVAC industry and are ready to build your career in the trades, we encourage you to contact us. If the timing is right and we feel that you will be a great fit for our team, we will sponsor your apprenticeship journey.

For more information, reach out to your local union representatives.

  • SMART Local 104 (Northern California)

    Sheet Metal Workers

  • UA Local 467 (San Mateo County)

    Plumbers, Pipefitters & HVAC Service Technicians

  • UA Local 38 (San Francisco and Marin Counties)

    Plumbers & Pipefitters

  • UA Local 342 (Alameda and Contra Costa Counties)

    Plumbers & Steamfitters

  • UA Local 393 (Santa Clara and San Benito Counties)

    Plumbers, Steamfitters, & HVAC/R Service Techs

  • Heavy Metal Summer Experience

    The Heavy Metal Summer Experience (HMSE) is a free 6-week program introducing high-schoolers (ages15-19) to union job opportunities in Mechanical construction (HVAC & Plumbing). Through twelve 2.5-hour training sessions led by construction professionals, you will learn the basics of Sheet Metal, Piping & Plumbing construction, and see what it takes to build a great career