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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…

Job Posting: Carpenter

Job Description Major Responsibilities • Under supervision, perform installation and repair work involving rough, finish and general carpentry. • Install, repair and replace flooring, partitions, window frames and sashes, door frames and doors and other related components of buildings and structures. • Install, repair and replace boardwalks, fences and screens. • Construct and repair toolboxes, […] Read More…

NYCDCC Second Slate of City Endorsements

New York City District Council of Carpenters Endorses 12 Candidates in Key City Office Races Carpenters Union selects diverse candidates in second slate who will advocate, protect, and stand up for the working class New York, NY – In advance of a pivotal election year for New York City, the New York City & Vicinity […] Read More…

District Council Adds New Skill of “Pending Shop Steward”

The District Council established a new skill on the OWL that will allow Shop Steward candidates to be dispatched whenever a Certified Shop Steward is unavailable. This new skill allows members who have shown initiative to become Shop Stewards to gain hands-on job site experience during their training. Members may contact either the Manhattan or […] Read More…

NYCDCC Names Campaign Veteran Kevin Elkins as New Director of Political Action

The New York City & Vicinity District Council of Carpenters (NYCDCC) has named Kevin Elkins as the new Director of Political Action. A veteran of New York City and Congressional politics, Elkins’ hiring coincides with the union’s investment in member engagement and mobilization efforts aimed to empower members to get involved in the political process […] Read More…

Attention 157 Members – New Zoom Link

Due to technical difficulties, the March 2021 157 Zoom meeting link is unable to be sent. Please use this link to register: https://us02web.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_ADfyrIWSTbWhlJ6f0Diq4w Read More…

OWL Hours of Operation UPDATE

Effective Monday, March 22, 2021, the Job Referral Department hours of operation Monday -Friday are as follows: 1) Out of Work List (OWL): 212-366-3330 — will operate from 8am-4pm 2) Reporting of work hours: 212-366-3331 — will operate from 8am-6pm 3) Dispatch hours – will operate from 8am-7pm **IMPORTANT: Please remember that members are required […] Read More…