Bricklayers Local 1 Washington and Alaska

Many members are concerned about what is going on during this Stay Home order, what benefits are available, and what they should be doing as an individual to stay safe.

[Washington, D.C.] March 18, 2020 – Gerard Scarano has announced his plans to retire from the International Union Executive Board effective March 31, 2020, ending fifteen years of service as an Int

On March 11, 2020, the Department of Labor (DOL) published the final rule on “Industry-Recognized Apprenticeship Programs” (IRAPs).

For students graduating this year and planning to attend school in Fall 2020, eligible dependents of BAC Local 1 WA/AK members can apply for the following scholarships:

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"I may be famous, but I’m a worker. And I’m lucky to have a union." - Jane Fonda

Recent News

**UPDATE**

The PRO Act has passed the house of representatives with overwhelming support. Thank you to everyone that did their part and made their voice heard.

For too long, workers have been punished for coming together to form a union - their legal right in this country. Our labor laws desperately need to change. Click the link below and tell Congress to pass the PRO Act now and respect workers’ freedom to organize.

**THIS JOB LISTING HAS BEEN CLOSED**

We are looking to hire for a Field Representative/Organizer position. If you are interested, please read the brief description below and apply by following the link at the bottom of the page. Submissions will be accepted through Friday February 7th.

Minimum Qualifications:

-          Candidates are to be members in good standing with Local 1 WA/AK

-          Have an outgoing personality, and ability to talk to strangers of all walks of life

DUE TO COVID-19 CONCERNS, THIS MEETING HAS BEEN CANCELLED AND WILL BE RESCHEDULED FOR A FUTURE DATE!!!

The first semi-annual Union meeting under the new Local has been scheduled for March 14th 2020. Doors will open and check-in begins at 11:00am. Any member wishing to have their membership card stamped up to date may bring it with them to have done.

*Lunch will be provided.

On Saturday December 7th 2019 Bricklayer and Allied Craftworkers Local 1 Washington and Alaska honored members for reaching milestones of 25 and 40 continuous years of service. Also included in the event were a couple recent Apprentice to Journeyperson graduates and the Royal Higbee Apprentice of the Year award.

Take Action

Angela Henderson is the Chairwoman of our Local's Women's Committee and is organizing a mentoring program, volunteer program, and family events for 2020. This is open to all BAC members, so if you would like to participate, please contact Angela below.

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