Building Tradesman Article      November 18, 2016

 December’s union meeting will be held on Wednesday, December 21, 2015, at 6:00pm, 5405 S. Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd.  Lansing, MI.  48911.  Dinner will be served at the meeting.

 January’s union meeting will be held on Wednesday, January 18, 2017, at 7:30pm, 5405 S. Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd. Lansing, MI.  48911.

 Local Union 333 will be accepting resumes from all interested Journeyman in good standing for the position of Organizer. Resumes can be turned into the Lansing Hall during normal business hours, now through December 2, 2016. All questions can be directed to Business Manager, Price Dobernick. All interested members must provide a written resume to be eligible for consideration.

 Our Local UA Training Website page has been updated.  If you have not created yourself an account, please do so, and sign up for a class, as the Training Center has many classes to offer with and without a charge.  Classes are available starting August 1.  Classes are as follow: 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), WELD CLASSES/ADVANCE  MONDAY’S AND WEDNESDAY’S 4PM, FOREMAN QUALIFICATION CLASS.  You must sign up online.  Go to www.ua333.org.

Basic Life Support and First Aid Class here at the Lansing Training Facility on January 9th and 12th from 5pm to 9pm. Please call the training center to sign up.  (517) 323-0333

Dues will remain the same for the calendar year 2017.  Active members $28.00 and Retired members $15.00. 

Congratulations to Tim and Rochelle Brininstool on the birth of their second child, Liam Noah, who was born October 3, 2016. 

Sincere condolences to the family and friends of Jackson member, James Boswell, who passed away November 6, 2016.  Our thoughts and prayers are with all of you during this difficult time.

Attention Membership:  If you have made changes in your marital status, birth of a child, address change, or changing your banking institution, please contact your respective hall and give us your new information.  

Congratulation to Zach Miller and Kellie Ross who was married on October 29, 2016. 

Congratulations to Adam Hatfield, Jeff Braska and Derek Wright on passing their plumbing license exam.

DUES PAYING MEMBERS: Technical updates are taking place at the Lansing office.  If you are going to make a dues payment from November 18, 2016 thru December 5, 2016; debit and credit card transactions for the Lansing and Jackson members must be called into the Jackson hall.  (517) 784-1106

To all of our members at Plumbers & Pipefitters Local 333, have a very Happy Thanksgiving.