Building Tradesman June 1, 2018

 

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.

 

Plumbers & Pipefitters Local 333 Scholarship applications are available at all three union offices April 2, 2018.  Members may also call Joni at 517-784-1106 (option 4), if they would like the applications mailed to them or have questions regarding the application process.  UA Scholarships are also available; please contact your respective hall to receive one, or contact Joni at the Jackson office (517) 784-1106 (option 4). The Local 333 Scholarship must be postmarked by June 29, 2018, UA Scholarship must be post marked by June 14, 2018.

 

If you have a change in address, phone number or email address please contact your respective hall.

 

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.

We have work coming up that will require Med-Gas certification.  Make sure you are signed up for this class.

 

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.

 

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.

 

Plumber & Pipefitters Annual Golf Outing will be held Saturday, August 4, 2018 at the Eldorado Golf Course, 3750 Service Rd. Mason, MI. 48845.  9am Shotgun start.  $75. per person, this includes 18 holes of golf, cart, chicken/steak dinner and prizes for everyone.  Come and join the fun.  Registration forms are at all three halls.

 

Plumbers & Pipefitter, Local 333, Annual Picnic will be held August 25, 2018 from 11am-5pm, at the Michigan Trap Shooters Association, 1534 W. Service Dr. Mason, MI.  48854. Main dish for lunch will be catered by Saites Brothers, please bring a dish to pass and show off your culinary expertise.  If your last name begins with the letters A-M please bring a dessert, N-Z please bring a salad. We will be having our dessert competition this year for adults and children.  Entries must be at the competition before 11am. Campsites are available, RV and tent, you can choose 1 or 2 nights, $30 for each evening.  RSVP card are being sent out, so please fill them out and send in as soon as possible so we can have enough prizes and goodies for the children and that there will be enough food for everyone who plans on attending.  SKEET SHOOTING COMPETITION: The event will be held from 10:00-2:00pm. Flights start at 10:00am.  Anyone who is interested in participating please contact Foye Pierce (517) 749-1240

 

Sincere condolences to Lansing member Fred Lang whose wife passed away on May 15, 2018.  Our thought and prayers are with and you, your family and friends.