Building Tradesman March 22, 2019



April’s union meeting will be held on Wednesday, April 17, 2019 at the Lansing Hall, 5405 S. Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd.  Lansing, MI.  48911.


May’s union meeting will be held on Wednesday, May 15, 2019 at the Lansing Hall, 5405 S. Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd. Lansing, MI. 48911.

If you’re interested in taking any classes please sign up at or call Trent or Diana at 517-323-0333.

PLEASE NOTE FOR ALL CERTIFICATIONS: Per the UA, as of January 2019, all Braze and Weld Certifications shall be updated within 120 days of their expiration date, or you will lose your certifications. Check the date(s) of your Certifications, if they have expired please contact Diana at 517.323.0333. Though we send out everyone’s continuities to be renewed; between contractors, changes in addresses and the Post Office, there is plenty of room for error. Ultimately it is the member’s responsibility to make sure their certification(s) are current and updated.

Are you passionate about teaching, encouraging and motivating others and helping them to meet their expected goals? Do you desire to be part of an expanding team in an industry leading facility? Are you a dedicated and enthusiastic HVAC professional ready to make a difference by educating students who are eager to train in HVAC?

If this is you, Plumbers and Pipefitters Local 333 asks that you submit your resume to the Lansing Training Center for consideration for a part-time HVAC Apprentice Instructor position. The Lansing Training Center is located at 16180 National Pkwy., Lansing, Mi. 48906.


HVAC instructor needed for 1- 8 hour day, every 2 weeks to instruct at the Jackson HVAC Center.

8 hours pay will also be compensated to the Instructor to prepare materials and classroom for class/lab activities.

The Instructor will be responsible for communicating all course material to students in an efficient, understandable, and interesting manner. Instructor will continuously stress safety issues, give assessments of student performance, and keep files of student grades showing student progress. Instructors will demonstrate program-specific tasks for students.

For more details on the position please contact Trent at 517-525-1777

We have new short sleeve and long sleeve tees available. Short sleeve $20, long sleeve tees $25, hoodies are $40, and beanies are $10.

Plumbers & Pipefitters Local 333 Scholarship Applications for the 2019-2020 school year will be available at the three union offices starting April 1, 2019. If you have a student who will be attending college this coming year, please stop at your respective office and pick up an application or call Joni at the Jackson office at (517)784-1106.

Spring Adopt-A-Highway will be Saturday, April 13, 2019 for Battle Creek and Jackson and Lansing:

Battle Creek: Volunteers will meet at 9am, at the Quality Inn, 11081 Michigan Ave. E, Battle Creek. Please contact Todd Scarbrough at (616) 893-5354 to sign up.

Jackson: Volunteers will meet at the Jackson hall 3101 Allied Industrial Dr. at 8am. Please contact Ron Altenberger (517) 206-7174 or Judd VanCoppenolle (517) 260-2116 to sign up.

Lansing Adopt-A-Highway: Volunteers will meet at 8:00am, at the Lansing Training Center, 16180 National Parkway, Lansing, 48906. Please contact Jordon Grove at (517) 896-9434 to sign-up or if have questions

Congratulations to Carson Scroggie son of Jackson member Chad Scraggy who won the State Wrestling Championship in his division.

Get well wishes to Josh Burley, we are wishing you a very speedy recovery.

Deepest sympathy to Betty Rise on the loss of her husband Lansing member Clayton Reis, who passed away March 2, 2019. We extend our condolences to his sons C.W. and Clayton Rise. Our thoughts and prayers are with all of you during this sorrowful time.


Breakfast for Kids!!
24th Annual Doug Griffith Community Service Award Breakfast
Friday, May 10, 2019 - 8:00 a.m.
Plumber's Local 333 Hall
5405 S. Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd.
Lansing, MI 48911

Starting this year Plumbing Journeyman’s Licenses must be renewed online. Please visit for the instructions on how to renew. Remember renewals must be completed by April 30, 2019. Some mobile devices may not be compatible to renew online.

Questions, email LARA at or call (517) 241-9316.