May 21, 2019

Carpenters Recruit 500 General Apprentices

The Joint Apprenticeship and Training Committee for the New York City District Council of Carpenters will conduct a recruitment from July 1, 2019 through July 15, 2019 for 500 carpenter apprentices, the New York State Department of Labor announced today. Applicants must obtain a lottery card, in person, at the NYCDCC Training Center, 395 Hudson Street […] READ MORE

May 13, 2019

Bronx Week Street Festival, Parade, and Concert

Bronx Week Street Festival, Parade, and Concert Join us this Sunday, May 19th, for the Bronx Week Street Festival, Parade and Concert! Bring your family and friends to march in the parade as we celebrate Bronx Pride! After the parade, enjoy the Bronx Week Food & Arts festival which offers an opportunity to purchase food, hand-crafted […] READ MORE

May 13, 2019

Carpenters Training Center Apprenticeship Open House Thank You

The Associations of the New York City District Council of Carpenters   The Joint Apprenticeship Training Committees   The Signatory Contractors Signed with the New York District Council of Carpenters   Director of Training Peter Bennett would also like to acknowledge all of the CTC Custodial, Security, Administrative, and Instructional Staff for all their hard […] READ MORE

May 9, 2019

West Bronx Town Hall

TODAY! West Bronx Town Hall Come out to the West Bronx Town Hall for FREE SHIRTS AND FOOD. Where: New Settlement Community Center at 1501 Jerome Avenue, Bronx NY 10452 When: 5-7PM Call 917-843-0844 for any questions!                                           […] READ MORE

May 1, 2019

Carpenters Recruit 100 Specialty Apprentices

The Joint Apprenticeship and Training Committee for the New York City District Council of Carpenters will conduct a recruitment from July 10, 2019 through June 10, 2020 for 25 carpenter (piledriver/dockbuilder) apprentices; 20 linoleum, resilient tile, and carpet layer apprentices; 10 cabinet maker apprentices; and 10 millwright apprentices, the New York State Department of Labor […] READ MORE

April 30, 2019

April Newsletter

Tax Fraud Day of Action National Tax Fraud Day of Action was a huge success! Over 1,300 members came out to stand up to tax fraud. District Council members and leadership were joined by New York Attorney General Letitia James, Manhattan District Attorney Cy Vance, Bronx District Attorney Darcel Clark, Brooklyn District Attorney Eric Gonzalez, […] READ MORE

April 17, 2019

 Job Posting: Council Representative

 Job Posting: Council Representative The New York City District Council of Carpenters invites all Journey level members to apply for the position of Council Representative.   Applicants will be required to travel, including occasional overnight business trips, and will work flexible and irregular hours and some weekends.  Council Representatives are paid on a salaried basis and […] READ MORE

April 1, 2019

Join Us! April 15th – Tax Fraud Day of Action!

CONSTRUCTION INDUSTRY TAX FRAUD: LET’S STOP IT! JOIN US ON APRIL 15! NATIONAL TAX FRAUD DAY OF ACTION Where: Steps of the James A.Farley Post Office (8th Ave between 31st Street and 33rd Street) When: Monday, April 15th at 3:00pm A growing number of contractors are tax cheats. They pay their employees off the books or, […] READ MORE

March 27, 2019

March Newsletter

#MacysSucks! Macy’s is intending to build their New York headquarters with non-union contractors that often pay workers up to 80% less in wages and benefits than union contractors signed to contracts with the District Council of Carpenters. Besides this sub-standard pay, workers will not have the protection of the union to prevent wage theft. There […] READ MORE

March 25, 2019

JOB POSTING: Instructor

Instructor The New York City District Council of Carpenters Training Center is seeking a full-time instructor with a minimum of 10-15 years’ work experience with knowledge of means and materials used by commercial carpenters in New York City. Job Responsibilities: Organize and present program of practical and technical instruction on carpentry principles, means and methods, […] READ MORE