Archive for May, 2021

In Remembrance this Memorial Day

Brothers and Sisters, This Memorial Day let us pause and honor those who bravely fought for our freedoms. As carpenters, we are always trying to advance our communities and build a better tomorrow but let us remember that it’s because of the ultimate sacrifice of our fallen heroes that we all get to have another […] Read More…

Job Posting: Carpenter

Job Description The New York City Administration for Children’s Services (ACS) is seeking an outstanding candidate to serve as a Carpenter in the Building Operations Unit within the Division of Administration, Bureau of Operations. The selected candidate will become an integral member of the rapid facility maintenance, setup, and safe condition restoration support teams at […] Read More…

Job Posting: Carpenter

Job Description Under supervision, candidate will perform installations and repair work involving rough finish and general carpentry. Specific duties shall include, but not be limited to the following: 1. Install, repair and replace flooring, partitions, window frames and sashes, door frames and doors and other related components of buildings and structures within various occupied apartments, […] Read More…

Priority Races for the 2021 New York City Election Cycle

The New York City District Council of Carpenters has announced the first round of races it will be making a priority during the 2021 New York City Election Cycle. Each of these candidates have gone above and beyond to demonstrate their commitment to the labor movement and, if elected, will help ensure the next New […] Read More…

NYCDCC Announces Third Slate of City Endorsements

New York, NY – In advance of a pivotal election year for New York City, the New York City & Vicinity District Council of Carpenters (NYCDCC), a 20,000-member strong carpenters union, today announced its third slate of endorsements for 10 candidates in key city races. The candidates represent a diverse set of ideologies that embody […] Read More…

Website Login Issue

The District Council has been made aware of a website login issue in the Members Section. We have been working with our website developer and Union Fusion to target the issue. We ask for your patience as we resolve it. Please contact the Communications Department at the District Council if you have questions: communications@nycdistrictcouncil.org. Thank […] Read More…

Union Carpenters Rally with State and Local Elected Officials to #EndWageTheft

New York, NY – On Thursday, May 6th, union carpenters and state and local elected officials rallied outside the Waldorf Astoria in Manhattan in a show of support for New York State to take action against wage theft by passing S.2766 in the Senate and A.3350 in the Assembly, sponsored by Senator Jessica Ramos and Assembly […] Read More…

Attention Members: Beware of Scam Callers

The UBC has made the District Council aware of scammers trying to get personal information from union members across the country and internationally by calling them and claiming to be with a pension trust fund. The scamming caller typically tells the member that they need his or her social security number or SIN, date of […] Read More…

Job Posting: Carpenter

Job Description The NYC Department of Environmental Protection (DEP) enriches the environment and protects public health for all New Yorkers by providing 1.1 billion gallons of high quality drinking water, managing wastewater and storm water, and reducing air, noise, and hazardous materials pollution. DEP is the largest combined municipal water and wastewater utility in the […] Read More…