Building Tradesman                                                                                                                                              August 12, 2016

August’s union meeting will be held on Wednesday, August 17, 2016, 7:00pm, at the Teamsters Local 164, 3700 Ann Arbor Rd.  Jackson, MI.  49202.

 

September union meeting will be held on Wednesday, September 21, 2016, 7:00pm, at the American Legion, Post 54, 1125 E. Columbia, Battle Creek, MI.  49014 

 

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.

 

Attendance drawing winner was Benjamin Wright, who was present.  Ben donated his entire winnings to Jason Bauer and family. 

 

Plumbers & Pipefitter Local 333 will be accepting apprenticeship applications which will be available at the Lansing Training Center, located at 16180 National Pkwy, Lansing, 48906, Monday September 12th thru September 16th from 8:00 am to 8:00 pm.  You can also go on our Website September 12th – 16th to complete an Application and Upload all your documents. All documents MUST be included with the applications to proceed to the next Apprentice Process. 

 

Applicants who chose to pick up the application in person will have seven days to return the completed application and all copies, which include:

 

Copy of Birth Certificate,

Copy of Diploma or GED Certificate

Copy of Transcript

Copy of Driver’s license

Copy of DD-2214 form (if they have served in the armed forces)

 

A very warm get well wish to Larry Gunthorpe, our thoughts and prayers are with you and wishing you a speedy recovery.

 

Get well wishes to Ned Hawkins, we are thinking of you and wishing you the very best.

 

Deepest Sympathy to Mike Arbour whose wife Kerri passed away August 4, 2016.   We are so very sorry for your loss.

 

Sincere Condolences to Mary Sue Turk on the loss of her husband, Jackson member Don Turk who passed away July 26, 2016.  Don was a Life Member of Local 333, who also headed the retiree’s golf outing for many many years.   We would like to extend our condolence to Don’s son Kelly Turk, family and friends.  Our thoughts and prayers are with all of you during this sorrowful time.