Archive for April, 2022

Notice of Passing for NYCDCC Training Center Instructor Charlie McReynolds

It is with great sadness that we announce the sudden passing of a much beloved NYCDCC Training Center Instructor, Charlie McReynolds. Charlie will forever be part of the NYCDCCTC. His years of loyalty, dedication, friendship, and mentorship will never to be forgotten. Charlie also worked for the CITF for many years and was loved by […] Read More…

Job Posting: Civil Service Carpenter

Job Description Installs, repairs, and replaces flooring, partitions, window frames and sashes, door frames and doors, and other related components of buildings and structures. Installs, repairs and replaces boardwalks, fences and screens. Builds and repairs tool boxes, movable and fixed sashes, doors and wooden office furniture, playground, park and school equipment. Builds and rebuilds truck […] Read More…

2022 Memorial Mass for Construction Workers

Members are asked to attend the Hardhat Memorial Mass at Saint Patrick’s Cathedral on Thursday, April 28th to remember all the construction workers who were injured or who lost their lives on worksites in New York City and the surrounding areas during 2021-2022. Don’t forget to wear your hardhats. Where: Saint Patrick’s Cathedral, 460 Madison […] Read More…

Op-Ed: Labor Leading the Future of New York in 2022

Author: Joseph Geiger, Executive Secretary Treasurer, NYC District Council of Carpenters It’s a new dawn for the Empire State. New Yorkers have welcomed Kathy Hochul as our first female Governor, Eric Adams as the 110th Mayor of New York City, and new leadership in the City Council. The last couple of years have been challenging […] Read More…

Op-Ed: NYC Carpenters Union Promotes Diversity and Respect in Construction

Author: Taji Riley This month is Black History month, a time to honor the achievements of our Black brothers and sisters in construction. As a Black woman, I am proud of the NYC Carpenters Union for taking bold action to create a culture of diversity and inclusivity in what has been a traditionally male-dominated industry. […] Read More…

Op-Ed: Women in Construction Are Leading the Industry Together

By: Jodie Ann Beatty Women’s History Month is a time to celebrate women and the profound impact and contributions they make to our communities. As a proud union carpenter for 18 years, I’ve seen first-hand the importance of building up and supporting fellow women in the union. Like many fields, construction is a historically male-dominated […] Read More…

NYS AG Tish James, NYCDCC EST Joe Geiger, and NASRCC Bill Banfield Call to End of Wage Theft and Tax Fraud in Op-Ed

Wage theft isn’t an accident. It’s a deliberate tactic & disturbing trend used by far too many contractors. Immoral contractors steal $946M from construction workers annually. Coinciding with Tax Fraud Days of Action 2022, New York State Attorney General Tish James, NYC District Council of Carpenters Executive Secretary-Treasurer Joe Geiger, and North Atlantic States Regional […] Read More…

Job Posting: Civil Service Carpenter

Job Description The NYC Department of Sanitation is the world’s largest sanitation department. DSNY collects more than 10,500 tons of residential and institutional garbage and 1,760 tons of the recyclables — each day. While efficiently managing solid waste and clearing litter or snow from 6,300 miles of streets, the Department is also a leader in […] Read More…

Job Posting: Civil Service 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…

Job Posting: Civil Service 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…