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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…

General Membership Meeting- Feb. 24, 2022

Attn Members! Join us for a General Membership Meeting on Zoom on Feb 24 at 6pm! Join us for to discuss Jobs, Benefits, Safety, Politics & more with:  NYCDCC Leadership NYCDCC Directors of Comms & Politics NYCDCC Training Center Director NYCDCC Benefit Funds Director NYCDCC Inspector General Register here: https://us02web.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_SqCEyCooTVCv6HYQvubbQA After registering, you will receive a […] Read More…

Job Posting: Immediate Speciality Jobs Available

MacKenzie Door has immediate specialty jobs that available that are guaranteed to “open doors” for specialty members who want to work a full-time, steady job with plenty of hours and perks; earn great specialty wages (this is a specialty contract under a specialty rate); and work plenty of overtime. This specialty company is now accepting […] Read More…

A Christmas Message from EST Joe Geiger

Happy Holidays Brothers and Sisters, There is no greater gift than to be a union member and I want to thank you for being part of our great union. You show up every day ready to work, ready to use your skilled craftsmanship to build up our skyline, and ready to make life better for […] Read More…

We Passed the Wage Theft Bill!

Brothers and Sisters, WE WON! Governor Kathy Hochul put the pen to paper and officially signed the Wage Theft Bill (S2766) into law! Along with Senator Jessica Ramos and Assemblywoman Latoya Joyner, the NYC Carpenters Union played a critical role in making this law a reality. Through our Carpenters RISE campaign, our members were vocal […] Read More…

2021-2022 Charles Johnson Jr. Memorial Scholarship Winners Photo Gallery

The Board of Trustees of the New York City District Council of Carpenters Welfare Fund recently announced the recipients of this year’s Charles Johnson Jr. Memorial Scholarship. Their achievements, both academically and in their communities, are a testament to their hard work and dedication, and are worthy of  recognition, as well as celebration. Although their […] Read More…

NYCDCC City Council Endorsements

New York City District Council of Carpenters Endorses NINE Candidates in Key City Council Races Carpenters Union selects diverse candidates 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 District Council of […] Read More…

Statement on Governor Cuomo’s Commitment to an Aggressive Construction Program in 2021

“We applaud Governor Andrew Cuomo for committing to the most aggressive construction and transportation program,” stated EST Joseph Geiger of the New York City & Vicinity District Council of Carpenters. “Prioritizing these projects will not only bring relief to our communities, but it will provide thousands of rewarding, good-paying jobs at a time when New Yorkers […] Read More…

2020 General Election Candidates District Council Endorsements

This election season, our wages and dignity are on the line. We need to vote for candidates who understand Carpenter Economics. The District Council is endorsing candidates who support working with unions, union organizing, and collective bargaining. We believe in supporting candidates who oppose right-to-work and strictly support the protection of Davis-Bacon Act prevailing wage […] Read More…

UBC Tax Fraud Hot Sheet for September 2020

Wage theft continues to plague the construction industry. These illegal practices impact all New Yorkers and all across the United States. Check out the UBC Hot Sheet  for September to learn more about the impacts of dishonest construction contractors stealing wages from workers and how we are combating it across the country. Read More…