November 25, 2020

District Council Offices Going Remote

Brothers and Sisters, Due to the increased number of COVID-19 cases, the District Council and Benefit Funds administrative staff will be working remotely beginning Monday, November 30th. All Council Reps and Area Standards staff will continue working in the field to service our members and contractors. The leadership of the Council will be present at […] READ MORE

November 25, 2020

Job Posting: 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

November 25, 2020

Happy Thanksgiving from the NYCDCC

Dear Brothers and Sisters, With every challenge 2020 has thrown at us, I would like to thank each of you for your unwavering commitment to this union. We got through the worst of the pandemic in March and April and we will get through this winter. Always remember, tough times make us even stronger as […] READ MORE

November 23, 2020

Job Posting: Carpenter

Job Description The mission of the New York City Police Department is to enhance the quality of life in New York City by working in partnership with the community to enforce the law, preserve peace, protect the people, reduce fear, and maintain order. The NYPD strives to foster a safe and fair city by incorporating […] READ MORE

November 18, 2020

SST Card Requirements and Deadline

Members are encouraged to get their new SST card as soon as possible in advance of the March 1, 2021 deadline. The DOB is also requiring additional information and members can easily fill out the new data sheet for SST cards here: SST Video Tutorials for Members This video tutorial is for NYCDCC members […] READ MORE

November 11, 2020

Happy Veterans Day

Brothers and Sisters, On Veterans Day we celebrate and honor America’s military veterans for their willingness to serve and sacrifice, so that we can have our freedoms, and for stepping into the line of duty knowing that there was a chance they may not return. That allegiance to their fellow American citizen is deeply humbling. […] READ MORE

October 21, 2020

Use Live Ballot to Discover Labor-Friendly Candidates

This election, it is more important than ever to for labor-friendly candidates! To help members on voting day to find the candidates the District Council has endorsed, we have partnered with Live Ballot, a non-partisan tool that displays pro-labor candidates in each area. Enter your address in the search bar below and make your voting […] READ MORE

October 20, 2020

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

October 14, 2020

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

October 9, 2020

Job Posting: Carpenter

Department: OFFICE OF PLANT OPERATIONS Hire In Rate: $53.58 (for employees new to HHC) Salary Range: $53.58 $53.58 Pay Frequency: Hour Job ID 57528 Empower Every New Yorker — Without Exception — to Live the Healthiest Life Possible NYC Health + Hospitals is the largest public health care system in the United States. We provide […] READ MORE