TRADES TUESDAYS

Apply By June 15 To Participate In One Of Our 2024 Trades Tuesdays!

TRY THE TRADES FOR A DAY!

Explore the world of skilled trades and discover the endless opportunities waiting for you. Miller’s Services is extending the opportunity for high school students to experience a day in the life of a tradesperson, providing a glimpse into a potential future career. 

Don’t miss out on this exciting summer opportunity! Limited spots are available.

Submit your application before the deadline on June 15, 2024.

A Job Shadowing Opportunity Introducing The Trades

What Dates Will The Trades Tuesdays Opportunity be Offered?

It will be offered on the first four Tuesdays of July: July 2nd, 9th, 16th, and 23rd. Upon participant selection, students will be assigned a Tuesday for their shadowing experience. 

What is the Ride-A-Long Experience?

Trades Tuesdays participants will spend one day shadowing a Miller’s Mentor focusing on one of the four trades Miller’s Services offers: HVAC, Plumbing, Electrical, and Septic.

  • Arrive onsite at Miller’s Warehouse at 6:45am
  • Meet and depart with your assigned Miller’s Mentor for the day
  • Ride with your mentor to all assigned jobs for the day
  • Return to Miller’s Warehouse once all jobs are completed

What Can Students Expect from Trades Tuesdays?

  • A full day-in-the-life-of experience with a trained service expert in the trade of their interest
  • A low-stakes opportunity to help define their future career pathway
  • An insider view of the Miller’s Service System model, and the important role each team member plays in the success of a business with 100+ employees offering four trades to homeowners of all over eastern Virginia

ARE YOU ELIGIBLE FOR THE TRADES TUESDAY EXPERIENCE?

Take a close look at the requirements below to determine if you are eligible to apply for this amazing opportunity! 

Any student (public, private, or homeschooled) who is at least 16 years of age by July 1, 2024.

The student must have their own transportation and a personal phone for communication purposes. While the start time each day is consistently 6:45am, the end time is not.

The student must be able to commit to the full day of job shadowing on their assigned date. If the student holds existing employment, they will need to be excused from working hours during their assigned Tuesday experience.

Ready to apply?

Don’t Wait, Apply Today!

Don’t miss your chance to participate in this life-changing experience! Click the link below to access the application and take the first step towards exploring a rewarding career in the skilled trades industry. THE APPLICATION DEADLINE IS JUNE 15, 2024.

Required Paperwork:

After participating students are notified of their selection, a WBL Externship Agreement will be emailed to committed participants. This document is a mandatory requirement for participation in the Miller’s Services Trades Tuesdays and must be signed by a school administrator, a parent/guardian, and the student participant. Students must turn this document in on their assigned Tuesday.

Trades Tuesdays Program Main Contact

Kristen Long, Recruiting & Engagement Specialist

[email protected]

(804) 997-1538

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