Archive for July, 2022

Op-Ed: Union Carpenters Are Building Futures and Careers

By: Jasmine Kenchen, Local Union 157 Being a union carpenter is everything to me. It’s allowed me to accomplish tremendous growth both in my career and in my life. In the four and a half years that I have been in the trades, I’ve realized that building union is not just about a good-paying job. […] Read More…

2022 NYC Labor Day Parade Announcement

The NYC Labor Day Parade is back for the first time since 2019 and it’s sorely missed. Once again we welcome all NYC District Council of Carpenters members and their families to join us and march up Fifth Avenue with our fellow union brothers and sisters on Saturday, September 10th. Let’s celebrate hard working people […] Read More…

The NYC District Council of Carpenters and the North Atlantic States Regional Council of Carpenters Endorse Governor Kathy Hochul

NEW YORK – The New York City District Council of Carpenters and the North Atlantic States Regional Council of Carpenters today endorsed Governor Kathy Hochul for a full term. The regional Councils represent 30,000 union members statewide and provide a voice for thousands of New York’s most dedicated and skilled workers. “The hardworking members of […] Read More…

Job Posting: Civil Service Carpenter

DEPT OF PARKS & RECREATION Job Posting Notice Job ID507228 Business Title Carpenter Civil Service Title CARPENTER Title Classification Competitive Job CategoryBuilding Operations & Maintenance Career LevelExperienced (non-manager) Work LocationRandalls Island 5-Boro Shops Division/Work UnitCW GARAGE FIVE BORO # of Positions1 Title Code No92005 Level00 Proposed Salary Range$ 97,890.66 – $ 97,890.66 (Annual) As of […] Read More…

Save the Date: NYCDCC Picnic, Charity Softball Tournament, and Benefits Fair September 24th at Cunningham Park

On Saturday, September 24th, 2022, the New York City District Council of Carpenters will be hosting a family picnic and charity softball tournament at Cunningham Park (Fresh Meadows, Queens, NY, 11366) beginning at 9:30AM. Read More…