Building Tradesman                                                                                                           September 9, 2016

 

September’s union meeting will be held on Wednesday, September 21, 2016, 7:30pm, at the American Legion, Post 54, 1125 E. Columbia, Battle Creek, MI. 49014 

October’s union meeting will be held on Wednesday, October 19, 2016, at 7:30pm, 5405 S. Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd. Lansing, MI.  48911.


Battle Creek Adopt-A-Highway will be Saturday, September 24, 2016 at 9am.  The participants will meet for breakfast prior to the pick-up.  Anyone interested should contact Todd Scarbrough.  (616) 893-5354

Lansing, Adopt-A-Highway, Saturday, September 24, 2016 at 8am.  Volunteers will meet at the JATC Training Center, 16180 National Parkway Lansing, MI.  48906.  For more information or to sign-up please contact Ian Behringer (517)803-5893 or Jordon Grove (517)896-9434.

Jackson Adopt-A-Highway will be held September 24, 2016; volunteers will meet at the Jackson hall, 3101 Allied Dr. Jackson MI. 49203, at 8:30am. 


Our Local UA Training Website page has been updated.  Please sign up for a class, as the Training Center has many classes to offer with and without a charge.  Classes are available starting August 31.  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.

Or call the Lansing Training Center to get signed up at (517) 323-0333.

Weld test is set for September 7, 2016,  5pm.


 Jackson weld classes will start September 6, 2016.  Anyone who is interested in signing up, please contact Ian Tamblyn. (517) 474-3044


Correction:

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.  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)


Attendance drawing winner was Ray Brassington.  He was not present.


Sincere condolences to Doug and Sherry Rustin on the loss of his mother Martha Watson, who passed away August 8, 2016.  Our thoughts and prayers are with you, your family and friends.


Get well wishes to Jim Cody who is recuperating from a foot injury. 


Local 333 is wishing Connie Davis a very speedy recovery, wife of Jim Davis. 


Our schools are back in session, so please be watchful of children crossing the streets.