MOWIT is dedicated to expanding opportunities for women to enter and succeed in apprenticeship and careers in the construction and building trades of the greater St. Louis area. MOWIT works with employers, unions, educational organizations, and other entities and allies to increase women's equal employment opportunity and equitale working conditions. MOWIT is committed to building a diverse workforce, strong labor movement, safe and healthy worksites, and women's empowerment and economic security.
Email to firstname.lastname@example.org
We have a new phone number, for all phone correspondence inluding fax,
(636) 92 MOWIT - (636) 926-6948
Missouri Women In Trades
P.O. Box 435035
Saint Louis, MO 63143
We refer women to a monthly independent support group, open to any tradeswoman
* Please, tradeswomen only
2nd Wednesday of each month from 5-7 P.M.
3606 Arsenal St.
St. Louis, MO 63116
Contact Lynda at (314) 645-4942
Participation in area Career Fair Days, Summer camps, and ongoing referral of new members to area apprenticeships. We regularly refer women into area apprenticeships. We reach out through flyers, public events, tradeswomen meetings, and referrals.
We work with local and regional Girl Scouts to provide badge workshops. We help host Women In Construction Week activities at area high schools. We participate and recruit at events like: Saint Louis Lady Arm Wrestlers, Arch Rival Roller Girls, LGTB Community events like PRIDE Parade.
Connecting tradeswomen to jobs
Partnering with owners and contractors, such as MoDOT, Tarlton, Labor Unions, and also other groups such as St Louis Area Training and Employment and YWCA to connect tradeswomen to jobs in the region through our private Available-For-Work List (monthly) and referrals as requested and allowed by hiring halls. We also welcome contractors to advertise job openings by posting on our Facebook page or sending us an email. We refer all non-tradeswomen to local hiring halls.
We are a 501 c 3 Non Profit Please donate to help our mission!