Archive for February, 2020

Support Future Union Carpenter Jobs

Empire City by MGM Resorts has agreed to build union during the expansion of their full-scale downstate NY casino if the ban is lifted by the 2023 deadline! We encourage our New York State members to sign the petition today! Read More…

Notice of Nomination/Election for the Office of Trustee to the District Council (Term to serve until January 2022)

Dear Brothers and Sisters, Nominations will be held at the March 11, 2020 District Council Delegate Meeting @ 5PM. The nominations will be held at the District Council located at 395 Hudson Street NY, NY. All Members in good standing and eligible as per the UBC Constitution can be nominated. Election by the Delegate Body […] Read More…

NYCDCC Membership Elects Paul Capurso as President

Brothers and Sisters, On behalf the Executive leadership and our fellow union brothers and sisters, I am proud to announce that the membership of the New York City District Council of Carpenters elected Paul Capurso as the next President of the New York City District Council of Carpenters. For the last six years, I have […] Read More…

Job Posting: Carpenter

CARPENTER Title Classification: Competitive Job Category: Building Operations & Maintenance Proposed Salary Range: $ 364.14 – $ 364.14 (Daily) Career Level: Experienced (non-manager) Work Location: 55 Water St Ny Ny Division/Work Unit: Bridge Repair/Flags Job Description Under supervision, does installation and repair work involving rough, finish and general carpentry related to the maintenance of the […] Read More…

POSTPONED: 51st Annual Graduating Apprentice Open House

POSTPONED UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE The New York City District Council of Carpenters Training Center will be holding its Annual Graduating Apprentice Open House and Exhibits on Tuesday, April 7, 2020 between the hours of 8:00 am and 4:00 pm. This years’ graduating apprentices will partake in building projects for the trades of General Carpentry, Interior […] Read More…

Preliminary Special Election Results

The Independent Monitor has released the preliminary results of the Special Election for President of the New York City District Council of Carpenters. The results are as follows: Paul Capurso – 1624 James Noonan – 740 Robert Villalta – 501 Patrick Crean – 455 Tamara Rivera – 348 Read More…

Recordable Incident Rate (RIR) Rollout Event

On February 14th, the District Council and Turner Construction held a joint safety event at Columbia Business School to kick off the new Recordable Incident Rate (RIR) safety initiative. The event was held in conjunction with Turner’s morning huddle and aimed to communicate to members the importance of low incident rates. RIR is a metric […] Read More…

New Bahamas Volunteer Dates

To help with relief efforts in the Bahamas after Hurricane Dorian devastated the area, the District Council is looking for carpenter volunteers. Volunteers will help rebuild the area for locals who have had their communities destroyed. BAHAMAS RESPONSE DETAILS We are looking for 3 volunteers from NYCDCC each week in February and March to help […] Read More…

Special Election Ballot Announcement

The ballots were mailed out to the eligible members with a return date prior to 5PM on Wednesday February 19, 2020.  The American Arbitration Association (AAA) is independently conducting the election balloting and counting of votes.  If any eligible voter reports a missing or damaged ballot they can call the AAA 1-800-529-5218, Monday through Friday […] Read More…

Special Election Ballot Announcement

The ballots will were mailed out to the eligible members with a return date prior to 5PM on Wednesday February 19, 2020.  The American Arbitration Association (AAA) is independently conducting the election balloting and counting of votes.  If any eligible voter reports a missing or damaged ballot they can call AAA 1-800-529-5218, Monday through Friday […] Read More…