Upcoming Legislative Session

Message from Business Manager Charles Parker With the upcoming legislative session we would like to hear from the members on issues that are important to you as an Operating Engineer. As you are well aware, the current legislative leadership is not a friend to the working man or woman.  They bully other legislators while they…

What’s on your hat?

What’s on your hat? New hats are now available at the Charleston office and will be available in all other offices. The hats are $6.00 each. Also, just in, an additional shipment of the “Our Union, Our State” short sleeved tee shirts. Large – 2XL $13.00 each.

2019-2020 Winter Class Schedule

2019-2020 Winter Class Schedule Attached is an announcement of the winter classes that we will be holding for members of our local during the winter months of 2019-2020.  If you are interested in participating in any of these classes, please contact the training site at 304-273-4852, or 1-800-376-4852. All classes are on a first-come, first-serve…

Protect Our Apprenticeship!

Protect Our Apprenticeship! The Department of Labor (DOL) recently released a proposed rule to expand apprenticeship programs. The regulation creates a parallel track of apprenticeship that no longer has to go through the process of registering and maintaining accountability to the Department of Labor’s Office of Apprenticeship or a State Apprenticeship Council. If this policy…

National Child Identification Program

National Child Identification Program The International Union of Operating Engineers has partnered with the National Child Identification Program to provide free child ID kits to IUOE members. These kits are a simple, yet effective way for families to store information about their children and grandchildren in case of an emergency. Every year, approximately 800,000 children…