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    Bricklayer or Block Mason

Bricklayer or Block Mason Apprenticeship Program

Lay and bind building materials such as brick, structural tile, concrete block, cinder block, glass block, and terra-cotta block with mortar and other substances to construct or repair walls, partitions, arches, sewers, and other structures.


Average Salary in New Mexico based on the Occupational Information Network (O*Net).

Who Can Be a Bricklayer or Block Mason?

Must be at least 18 years of age or older to apply, and typically possess a high school diploma or GED. Applicants must be physically capable of performing the essential functions of the apprenticeship program: standing, bending, walking, lifting, balancing, climbing ladders and scaffolding, carrying tools and equipment, etc. Involves working outdoors the majority of the time with exposure to various weather conditions (heat and cold). Must have documentation verifying legal residence and employability. Out of town travel will be required and possibly out of state travel. 

*Individual program requirements may vary, such as pass a placement exam, have reliable transportation, letters of reference, pass drug screening, pass a physical, etc. Contact the program directly to inquire about minimum requirements and the application process.

Program Sponsors

Associated Builders and Contractors, Inc. New Mexico Chapter 
2821 Broadway Blvd. NE
Albuquerque, NM 87107
Contact: Greta Schouman | 
505-830-4222, ext. 103 | gschouman@abcnm.org

AGC New Mexico Multi-Trade Apprenticeship Program 575
1615 University Blvd NE
Albuquerque, NM 87102
Contact: Charissa Inman | 505-842-1465 | Cinman@agc-nm.org

Bricklayers & Allied Craftworkers Joint Apprenticeship Training Committee 
2300 Buena Vista SE, Ste. 127
Albuquerque, NM 87106
Contact: Jack Gray | 
(505) 720-6919 | jgray1956@outlook.com

To obtain general information about registered apprenticeship, please fill out the form below and a representative from the State Apprenticeship Office will contact you by email. 

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