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NYCDCC-Turner Construction Safety Summit

During Construction Safety Week, we are throwing it back to the Safety Summit the District Council held with Turner Construction and other construction leaders in December 2019. Safety is more than a week, it is every day. The carpenters union makes safety a priority. Read More…

A Message of Remembrance from EST Joe Geiger on September 11th

Brothers and Sisters, It’s hard to believe it’s been 19 years since the tragic attack on our city, our country, and the American people as a whole. Many of our fellow brothers and sisters worked at the Trade Center and throughout Manhattan that infamous day, and many of our members worked on the rebuilding of […] Read More…

A Labor Day message from EST Joe Geiger

Hello, brothers and sisters. I hope this Labor Day finds you well and that you and your family are remaining safe and healthy during these uncertain times. Labor Day looks a bit different this year as we are not able to gather as a union to celebrate the advancements of labor laws that unions have […] Read More…

Responses to EEOC Survey Needed

In compliance with U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC) requirements, the New York City & Vicinity District Council of Carpenters is asking you to fill out a survey asking about your race/ethnicity and gender. The EEOC states that survey replies returned anonymously are not acceptable, so please fill out the entire survey. But know that […] Read More…

UBC 42nd General Convention in Pictures

On Saturday, August 22, 2020, the UBC held its first ever virtual General Convention. The NYC District Council of Carpenters Training Center served as a satellite location for the historic event. During the day-long event, NYCDCC Convention Delegates followed new COVID-19 safety protocols and voted virtually on iPads. Read More…

Job Posting: Carpenter

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Job Posting: Carpenter

Department OFFICE OF PLANT OPERATIONS Location: Manhattan Hire In Rate$53.58 (for employees new to HHC) Salary Range$53.58 Pay Frequency: Hour Full/Part Time: Full-Time NYC Health + Hospitals is the largest public health care system in the United States. We provide essential outpatient, inpatient and home-based services to more than one million New Yorkers every year […] Read More…

In The News: The NYCDCC Response to the COVID -19 Crisis Shows Why Labor Unions are Essential

EST Joe Geiger penned an op-ed for the Gotham Gazette, where he writes that the unionized construction industry always remains the vital sign of America. He emphasizes the steps that the NYCDCC took to protect both its members and its communities. He adds that the unionized construction industry has always responded at New York’s times […] Read More…

The Brother and Sisterhood Knows No Bounds

A union family is more than just having brothers and sisters who work next to each other on the job site. Having a union family also means having a network of brothers and sisters across the country and Canada who can depend on each other and reach out in times of need – and that’s […] Read More…

Text Messaging Issues

Attention brothers and sisters: Due to technical difficulties resulting from a power outage with DRG, our external robo-text messaging vendor, you may have received multiple texts today. We have made the vendor aware of this issue and they are currently resolving it. We apologize for the unnecessary messages received and we appreciate your understanding. Thank […] Read More…