Plan on attending the next scheduled Union meeting. The next meeting is scheduled for June 18th at 7pm
Boilermakers Local 85 will be offering a free CPR and first aid training class on Wednesday June 10th at 9am. The class will take 5-6 hours to complete. Anyone interested in attending the class must contact the training center to reserve their spot. Please register in advance so we can get a accurate count who will be attending the class.
Brothers and Sister we tragedy happen to a son of one of our members. Michael Rheinbolt the 13 year old son of Ed Rheinbolt, a member of Local 85 since 1995 was in a tragic house fire. Michael lost his stepbrother Joseph in the fire and is now fighting for his own life. Michael received burns on 35% of his body in is being treated at the Burn unit of the University of Michigan. He is currently in critical condition and needs prayers and support. There has been a GoFundMe account set up in his name if anyone is able to donate. The family has lost everything and any help would be appreciated.
Attention: All Local 85 Common Arc Welders are responsible for making sure welding qualification are updated and maintained.
Updates should include all applicable processes. Contractors are only obligated to send in updates for the process used on the job, you must request that they update you for additional processes. You may be asked to perform a non-productive weld for updating purposes.
If you are working out-of-town, it is important to notify the QC manager that you are a Common Arc welder and request an update when the job is finished.
we encourage you to follow-up two to three weeks after the job to verify the update was submitted. You can check your status by accessing the Boilermaker Delivery System and viewing your profile.
We have the official date for the Boilermakers Local 85 golf outing at Chippewa Golf Course in Curtice, Ohio. The Golf outing will be July, 11th. We will Tee off at 8am so make sure that you are there early so we can arrange teams. The cost will be $50 for members and free for retirees. The cost includes a sleeve of custom Boilermaker balls,18 holes of golf, your golf cart for the day, a steak dinner following your round of golf and door prizes. Abe has a sign up sheet at the hall to reserve your spot and so we know who is planning on attending, and the money is due before the event.
We will have our Boilermakers Local 85 Annual Mudhens Outing this year on Friday, July 17th. The cost of this event is $20 per ticket which includes a dinner buffet and Your seat. We have had a really great time in the last few years with a great turn out so lets make this event a success again. Come out and enjoy your Union Brotherhood and take in a great ball game with some great food. Abe has a sign up sheet at the hall for anyone interest, sign up early so we can have a ticket count in advance and have the money in by Tuesday, June 25th.
The MOST Board of Trustees have amended the drug policy toincluded annual testing. The new policy will take effect on August 31, 2015.
Anyone eligible for referral on the BDS who does not comply with the new policy by that date will move to the Ineligible List until a negative drug screen has been completed and received by the MOST office. Click here to read the new MOST Drug
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