Building Tradesman April 20, 2018

 

May’s union meeting will he held Wednesday, May 16, 2018 at 7:30pm, 5405 S. Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd. Lansing, MI 48911.

 

June’s union meeting will be held on Wednesday, June 20, 2018 at 7:30pm, 5405 S. Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd. Lansing, MI.  48911.

 

A Special Call Meeting will be held on Tuesday, May 15, 2018 at 6:00pm, at the Lansing Union Hall. The Local 333 Negotiating Committee will be providing an update on the status of talks. The Committee will also present a Tentative Agreement for your review and vote if one exist at that time. If deemed necessary by the Committee and the Body, a Strike Vote may also take place. Please be sure to attend to stay current and to exercise your right to voice and vote.

 

The Plumbers & Pipefitters Local 333 Scholarship applications will be available at all three union offices April 2, 2018.  Members may also call Joni at 517-784-1106 if they would like the applications mailed to them or have questions regarding the application process.

 

Industrial Rigging Class: Begins April 2, 2018 at 5:00 – 8:00 pm (approx. 6 weeks)

 

Signalperson Class: Begins April 9, 2018 at 4:30 – 8:30 pm, Monday & Thursday’s (approx. 4 weeks)

 

Weld Classes Battle Creek:  Monday and Thursdays beginning March 26, 2018 at 4:00 pm, location of weld class - 405 Hill Brady Road, Battle Creek, MI. 49037 for 8-10 weeks.  $25.00 fee

 

Weld Classes Jackson:  Tuesday and Thursdays beginning April 3, 2018 at 4:00 pm - 10 weeks $25.00 fee

 

Weld Classes Lansing:  Tuesday and Thursdays Classes beginning March 27, 2018 at 4:00 pm – 10 weeks $25.00 fee.

 

Weld Testing for UA Certs will be held on the second Tuesday of every month at 4:00 pm located at the Lansing Training Center.

 

Med-Gas Certification and Recertification Class will be scheduled once we have a minimum of 8 members signed up.

 

ASSE Backflow Certification: Will be scheduled once a minimum of 10 members have signed up. 

 

Please check the ua333.org website regarding the dates and times for all scheduled classes being offered, or call Diana/Trent at the Training Center at 517.323.0333

 

Our Local UA Training Website page has been updated. The Training Center has many classes to offer with and without a charge, please go online and sign up for classes The classes are as follows: SCAFFOLD AND ARIEL LIFT, CONFINED SPACE AND TESTING/MONITORING HAZARDOUS GASSES, JOURNEYMAN PLUMBING PREP CLASS, BLOODBORNE PATHOGENS AND HEXAVALENT CHROMIUM, RIGGING, DOWNHILL WELD CLASS, PIPEFITTING LAYOUT CLASS, TUBE BENDING, LEAD AND ASBETOS TRAINING, CROSS CONNECTION, MED-GAS CERTIFICATION, FIRST AID AND CPR, ASSE CROSS CONNECTION (40 HOURS), ASSE CONVERSION FROM MICHIGAN (24 HOURS), ASBESTOS LEAD/BLOOD BORNE PATHOGEN’S, INSTRUCTION FUNDAMENTALS, OSHA 10, OSHA 30, EPRI INDUSTRIAL RIGGING CERTIFICATION, CSD1(HVAC), FOREMAN QUALIFICATION CLASS, WELD CLASSES TUESDAYS & THURSDAYS at 4 PM.

 

ATTENTION:  Effective April 16, 2018, members who do not have a current drug test on file will not be eligible for sub pay.  Please contact your respective hall to make sure your drug test is current.

 

We have new short sleeve and long sleeve tees available.  Short sleeve $20, long sleeve tees $25 and the new hoodies are $40. 

 

Deepest sympathy to Mrs. Cheryl Hicks, on the loss of her husband Lansing member Joe Hicks who passed away April 11, 2018.  Our heartfelt thoughts and prayers go to Joe’s family and friends.

 

The Retiree Golf Outing will be held Tuesday June 19, 2018 at the Concord Hills Golf Course, 7331 Pulaski Rd. Concord, MI.  49237.  $40.00 per person for 18 holes of golf, cart, coffee, donuts, lunch and prizes.  If you have any questions or need further information please contact Joni or Judd at the Jackson Hall.  (517) 784-1106.  Get your team together, sing up and enjoy a day of golfing and visiting with friends and fellow retirees.