The Technical Training Program (TTP) is open to Gila River Indian Community members only. It is a 12-month training program used to prepare incumbents for possible acceptance into the GRICUA Line Worker, Solar Technician or Meter Technician Apprentice Programs.
The TTP candidate is not guaranteed employment beyond the 12 months of training. The TTP candidate will execute a 12 month employment agreement with GRICUA. Upon completion or during the 12 months, the TTP candidate will be notified if accepted into an Apprentice Program. The TTP candidate will be required to complete a structured, self-study, online academic program on their own time. Tuition, fees and books will be paid by GRICUA. GRICUA will provide tutoring if required. During normal business hours, the TTP candidate will participate in a rotational training and work assignment program that includes warehouse work, underground locating, electric utility meter technology and groundman responsibilities with the GRICUA line crews.