Michigan Building Tradesman August 18, 2017

 

September union meeting will be held on Wednesday, September 20, 2017, at 7:30pm at the American Legion Post 54, 1125 E. Columbia, Battle Creek, MI.  49104

 

October’s union meeting will be held on Wednesday, October 18, 2017, at 7:30pm at the Lansing Hall, 5405 S. Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd. Lansing, MI.  48911

 

Members who have a Med-Gas Certification and the certification will be expiring soon, please go on our website (ua333.org) and sign up for the Med-Gas Recertification Class.  Once we have a minimum of 5 members signed up we will schedule a class. It is likely that Regions 1&2 will have new hospitals under construction soon.  Secure your future with a Med-Gas certification.

 

Weld Classes:  Please contact the Battle Creek or Lansing office to pay for your class

WELD CLASS (FALL) LANSING (ADVANCED WELDING)

AUGUST 28, 30 - SEPT 4, 6, 11, 13, 18, 20, 25, 27

OCTOBER 2, 4, 11, 16, 16, 23, 25, 30 - NOVEMBER 1

Start Date: 8/28/2017     Fee: $25.00

Location: Lansing Training Facility

 

WELD CLASS BEGINNERS (FALL) LANSING

AUGUST 29, 31 - SEPTEMBER 5, 7, 14, 19, 21, 26, 28

OCTOBER 3, 5, 10, 12, 17, 19, 24, 26, 31 - NOVEMBER 2

Start Date: 8/29/2017     Fee: $25.00

Location: Lansing Training Facility

 

WELD CLASS (FALL) BATTLE CREEK

AUGUST 28, 30 - SEPTEMBER 4, 6, 11, 13, 18, 20, 25, 27

OCTOBER 2, 4, 9, 11, 16, 18, 23, 25, 30 - NOVEMBER 1

Start Date: 8/28/2017     Fee: $25.00

Location: Lansing Training Center

 

WELD CLASS (FALL) JACKSON

AUGUST 29, 31 - SEPTEMBER 5, 7, 12, 14, 19, 21, 26, 28

OCTOBER 3, 5, 10, 12, 17, 19, 24, 26, 31 - NOVEMBER 2

Start Date: 8/29/2017     Fee: $25.00

Location: Jackson Training Center

 

Our Local UA Training Website page has been updated. The Training Center has many classes to offer with and without a charge, please go on line 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/ADVANCE MONDAY’S & WEDNESDAY’S 4PM, and WELD CLASSES/BEGINNERS TUESDAY’S & THURSDAYS 4 PM, 40 BACKFLOW CLASSES ARE AVAILABLE.  You must sign up online at www.ua333.org.

Sincere condolences to Carol Arbor, the wife of Lansing member Frederick Arbour, who passed away August 5, 2017.   Fred was a member of the local for over 60 years.  We would like extend our sympathy to Fred’s son Michael and all of his family and friends.  We are so very sorry for your loss.

 

Get well wishes to our Lansing member Dan Whitaker who recently had a double by-pass surgery.  Local 333 is wishing you a very speedy recovery. 

 

Get well to Gene Merideth, we heard that you’re feeling much better and have your dancing shoes on.

 

Congratulation to Lansing member Steve Atherton who retired August 1, 2017. 

 

Congratulations to Ian Behringer and Maggie Burnham who was married on July 21, 2017.  May you have many years of happiness.

 

Local 333 would like to thank the following contractors and businesses that sponsored the Local 333 Golf Outing.  Limbach Co., MacQueen & Associates, Sheet Metal Workers Local7, TIC International, Strategic Capital Investment Advisors, National Investment Services, MMMCA, Victaulic Co., Sparrow Hospital, John E. Green, Novara Tesjia PLLC, Bultynk & Co., Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Precision Piping,  Plumbers & Steamfitters Local 85, W.J. O’Neil & Co., Salus Group/Association Benefits, Goyette Mechanical, Hosler Mechanical, Process Piping & Equipment, SW Michigan Building & Construction Trades Council, W. Soule, Monarch Welding, Plumbers & Pipefitter Local 190, Comerica, The Macomb Group, ASB Capital Management, William E Walter, Inc., Bentall Kennedy, Michigan Building & Construction Trades.  We would also like to thank the following for the great gifts that were donated for the golf outing.  Jim Barnhardt/Boyd Watterson, United Acuarial Services, Southeastern Building Trades, R.S. Dale. De-Cal, Local 98 and Scott Hodges/Galloup.