Building Tradesman Article

May 1, 2020

April’s union meeting is CANCELLED.

The May Union meeting is cancelled. The June meeting will take place assuming current Executive Orders at that time will permit it. The details for the June meeting will be sent to you directly in the mail as well as in future Building Trade editions. It is likely the venue for future meetings will change to allow for social distancing.

THE LOCAL 333 SCHOLARSHIP APPLICATION PROCESS FOR THE 2020-2021 SCHOOL YEAR WAS DELAYED ONE MONTH THIS YEAR DUE TO THE COVID 19 OUTBREAK. APPLICATIONS WILL BE AVAILABLE MAY 1, 2020. THE DEADLINE TO APPLY HAS BEEN EXTENDED. APPLICATIONS MUST BE POSTMARKED BY JULY 28, 2020 AND IN THE JACKSON OFFICE BY JULY 31, 2020. MEMBERS MAY REQUEST AN APPLICATION MY EMAILING JONI AT jthomas@local333.com OR CALLING 517-784-1106 EXT. #4 AND LEAVING A MESSAGE. APPLICATIONS WILL ALSO BE AVAILABLE AT ALL THREE OFFICES WHEN OFFICES REOPEN.

 

LOCAL 333 RETIREE’S GOLF OUTING HELD IN JUNE IS CANCELLED.

 

LOCAL 333 PLUMBERS & PIPEFITTERS GOLF OUTING HELD IN AUGUST IS CANCELLED.

 

If you’re interested in taking any classes please sign up at www.ua333.org 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.

Weld Test (Second Tuesday of the Month) Weld Test are scheduled each month. (Unless lack of participants)

If your Med-Gas Installer is going to expire within the next few months please sign up on our website to take the renewal class.

Med-Gas new certification: Please sign up online on our website or contact the training center.

Lansing Board of Water & Light Powerhouse: All members must have their 18 MUST modules and a current drug test on file to get on site. Please call your Business Agent if you need assistance.

Foreman: Any journey member interested in Foreman opportunities please call your Business Agent. We have plenty of opportunities available.

Deepest sympathy to Mrs. Betty Ballard on the loss of her husband, Lansing member Bruce Ballard who passed away April 19, 2020. Our thoughts and prayers are with you and your family in this time of sorrow.

Our heartfelt condolences to Betty Malito, wife of Battle Creek member Louis Malito. Louis retired in 2005, and has been with the Local for 61 years. We will be thinking of you and your family during this difficult time.

Local 333 Plumbers & Pipefitter would like to congratulate the following members who reached their Lifetime Membership on April 15, 2020. We want to thank you for your years of dedication and commitment to the Local.

Kenny Behl

Thomas Eifert

Delbert Sanborn