Building Tradesman                                         July 15, 2016



July’s union meeting will be held on Wednesday, July 20, 2016 at the JATC Training Center, 6:00pm, 16180 National Parkway, Lansing, MI.  48906. Dinner will be provided.


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's 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 


Local 333 Golf Outing will be held July 16, 2016 at the Eldorado Golf Course 3750 W. Howell Rd. Mason, MI.  48854. Shotgun starts at 9am (Scramble Format). $75 per person/ $300 per foursome. This includes 18 holes of golf, cart, chicken and steak dinner, (lunch at the turn) and lots of prizes for everyone. Registration forms are  available.



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.  Go to


Battle Creek Adopt-A-Highway will be on Saturday, July 16, 2016 at 9am.  Members will meet at the Quality Inn parking lot, Michigan Ave. and 11 Mile Rd. in Battle Creek.  Please contact Todd Scarbrough with questions or to sign up.  (616) 893-5354. 


Deepest sympathies to the family and friends of Larry Johnson who was the father of Todd Johnson, brother of Denny Johnson and grandfather to Trevor Johnson.  Larry passed away June 26, 2016; he was the owner of Hunter-Prell.  Our thoughts and prayers are with all of you during this difficult time.


Thank you to everyone who came to the Local’s picnic.  We had beautiful weather and great company.  Congratulations to Ashlie Rendall who received 1st place in the desert competition, followed by Cindy Simon taking 2nd and Ashley Marfio taking 3rd.  Our Kid’s Desert 1st place went to Gracie Mafio.  Thank you one and all for your entries.  Trap shooting competition as follows: 1st place Foye Pierce, 2nd place Matt Marfio and there was a 3rd place tie Kenny Behl (Bummer) and Brice Terry.  The Local would like to give a very special thank you to everyone who helped with the set up and tear down.  See you next year!


Attendance drawing winner was Jonathan Kruger, who was not present.


Congratulation to our new Life Members: John Gilson, James McCann, and Dennis Rapson.   Thank you for your 50 years of continuous service.


The JATC Local 333 will be accepting applications for admission into the Apprenticeship Program, September 12-16, 2016 for one (1) week only.  Applications will be available on our website.