Building Tradesman September 7, 2018
union meeting will be in Battle Creek on Wednesday, September 12, 2018, at
7:30pm, at the American Legion Post 54, 1125 E. Columbia, Battle Creek,
union meeting will be held on Wednesday, October 17, 2018 at the JATC Training
Center, 6pm, 16180 National Parkway, Lansing, MI. 48906. Dinner
will be served.
Nominations for Officers will be held
Wednesday, November 21, 2018 at 7:30 PM at the Lansing Hall, 5405 South Martin
Luther King Jr. Blvd in Lansing, MI. To be eligible to be nominated for
office, the U.A. Constitution, Section 121 states:
“No member shall be eligible to be nominated
for office in any Local Union unless he shall be a journeyman member and shall
have been a member of the United Association and the Local Union in good
standing for at least a period of two years immediately prior to the
election. Any journeyman member who owes or has paid a reinstatement fee
within a period of two years immediately prior to the date of the election
shall not be eligible to be nominated for office in any Local Union.”
Those offices up for nomination are:
President, Vice-President, Recording Secretary, Inside Guard, Business Manager,
Financial Secretary/Treasurer, Business Agents (3), Executive Board (4),
Finance Committee (3), Plumbing Examining Committee (2), Pipefitter Examining
Committee (2), HVAC Examining Committee (2).
For those members who will be unable to
attend the November meeting and who wish to accept a nomination, they may send
a letter addressed to the Lansing Office, Attn: Trent Mauk, Local 333
President, stating the reason for not being able to attend the nomination
meeting and the specific office for which you wish to accept nomination
for. The letter needs to be signed, date, and MUST include your
Elections will be held Wednesday, December
19, 2018 from 12:00 Noon – 7:30 PM at the Lansing Union Hall, 5405 S. Martin
Luther King Jr. Blvd in Lansing; from 12:00 Noon – 6:30 PM at the Jackson Union
Hall, 3101 Allied Drive, Jackson; from 12:00 Noon – 6:30 PM at the Battle Creek
Union Hall, 5906 East Morgan Road, Battle Creek. In case of a tie, the
run-off election will be Saturday, December 22, 2018 from 8:00 AM – 12:00 noon
at the same three polling sites with the results read at a special called
meeting at 1:00 PM at the Lansing Hall.
you cannot attend that meeting, please send a letter to the President of Local
333 accepting any nominations that you may receive, prior to November 21,
2018. All nominations for officers will also be this evening.
Plumbing Prep class will be offered at the Training Center. Please
contact Diana or Trent to sign up. (517) 323-0333.
Testing for UA Certs will be held on the second Tuesday of every month. Please
call the Lansing Training Center to set us an appointment. (517) 323-0333
Certification and Recertification Class will be scheduled once we have a
minimum of 8 members signed up.
have work coming up that will require Med-Gas certification. Make sure
you are signed up for this class.
Backflow Certification: Will be scheduled once a minimum of 10 members have
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)
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:
Pipefitting Layout Class (New)
AND ARIEL LIFT, CONFINED SPACE AND TESTING/MONITORING HAZARDOUS GASSES,
JOURNEYMAN PLUMBING PREP CLASS, BLOODBORNE PATHOGENS AND HEXAVALENT CHROMIUM,
RIGGING, DOWNHILL WELD 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.
will be starting soon, so please watch out for our children crossing the roads.