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Job Title: Part-time BAC Local #1 WA Tile/Marble Instructor

July 31, 2021 was a great day to have a picnic, and over 300 attendees agreed! Great laughs and memories were shared throughout the day.

The Management Committe of this Local is endorsing Mr. Iyall for Olympia Port Commissioner and urges all members for their support and vote.

*THIS SIGN-UP HAS BEEN CLOSED*

Negotiations will start in spring and we want to hear from our members. Typically, a special called meeting would be scheduled at the Union hall to accomplish this. Instead, we will be holding video-conferenced meeting(s) via Zoom. 

REQUIREMENTS:

For any members interested or wanting clarifications, below are the links to each State's restrictions published November 16th, 2020. Please click on your state below.
(BAC does not originate or have control over these documents)

FOR WASHINGTON CLICK HERE

FOR ALASKA CLICK HERE

It's National Apprenticeship Week. A time to reflect on the contributions by union members across the country that have built apprenticehsip programs into what they are today. A time to appreciate all of the journey level workers that provide the much needed on the job training required to continue our craft into the future. Finally, a time to thank the staff at our Western Washington Masonry Trades programs that provide the classroom instruction, certifications, and administration needed to progress our apprentices through Washington State's registered system.

Below is the list of candidates who have been endorsed by the Washington State Building and Construction Trades as beneficial to Labor and the Construction Industry.

Masonry and Steel. Architects and engineers will tell you that if you want a commercial building to last, you will build it with masonry and steel. The timber industry is spending millions of dollars lobbying for incentives and preferrential treatment to commercial buildings that will take a risk and use cross-laminated timber (CLT) for their structural designs. 

* THIS JOB POSTING 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 September 25th.

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

**This page has been updated from the original to include the results of the election at the bottom

On June 12, 2020 the Election Committee counted the initial vote and nominations for sending delgates to the IU Convention later this year. The Management Committee's recommendation of sending 8 delegates and 0 alternates to the convention passed with 62% voting YES and 38% voting NO. The nominees are as follows: