Archive for March, 2019

March Newsletter

#MacysSucks! Macy’s is intending to build their New York headquarters with non-union contractors that often pay workers up to 80% less in wages and benefits than union contractors signed to contracts with the District Council of Carpenters. Besides this sub-standard pay, workers will not have the protection of the union to prevent wage theft. There […] Read More…

JOB POSTING: Instructor

Instructor The New York City District Council of Carpenters Training Center is seeking a full-time instructor with a minimum of 10-15 years’ work experience with knowledge of means and materials used by commercial carpenters in New York City. Job Responsibilities: Organize and present program of practical and technical instruction on carpentry principles, means and methods, […] Read More…

JOB POSTING: Millwright Instructor

Millwright Instructor The New York City District Council of Carpenters Training Center is seeking a full-time Millwright Instructor with a minimum of 10 years work experience within the Millwright Industry. Must have knowledge of means and materials used within the New York City & Vicinity Millwright and Machinery Erectors Trade.   Job Responsibilities: Have a […] Read More…

The St. Patrick’s Day Parade

Please join us for the St. Patrick’s Day Parade! We will be meeting at 2 PM at East 45th Street and Vanderbilt! Hope to see you there!   Read More…

#MacysSucks Campaign

  Macy’s is planning on building a 700,000 sq. ft. commercial facility in Queens 100% non-union. Let Macy’s know that you, your friends & family will not be shopping at a store that hurts the community! Below is a list of Macy’s locations with links to submit reviews and give Macy’s a piece of your […] Read More…

2019 Memorial Mass for Construction Workers

Please join us for a memorial mass for construction workers killed or injured on worksites. When: Thursday, April 25th, 2019. 3:00 PM Hardhat Procession into Cathedral 3:30 PM Memorial Service Where: St. Patrick’s Cathedral, 460 Fifth Avenue, New York, NY 10022 (Between 50th and 51st Streets) Read More…

February Newsletter

Your Vote Your Voice! The New York City District Council of Carpenters urges each and every member to register to vote. Remaining politically active and exercising our right to vote is crucial in securing good, safe jobs that will help support our families and keep our union strong for generations to come. Be sure to […] Read More…