May Engineers News
In this issue, read about the apprentice who volunteered his time to help build a Bay Area playground and in the process gained so much more or the Retiree whose stunning bird photography will amaze you.
Check out our cover story for all that is happening at the Geneva Rock Hansen Quarry in Utah District 12, where members master a steep 19 percent grade.
Members also handle dizzying heights in the Rohnert Park District, as they work in the Marin Headlands, and in downtown San Francisco’s Mission Bay, where they work on many high-rise apartments.
May 17, 2013: Job Opening - Foundation for Fair Contracting (FFC) Field Representative - The Foundation for Fair Contracting is pleased to announce an employment opportunity for a Field Representative in the Bay Area. See the attached job description for details. FFC is an organization committed to keeping things fair. The Field Representative plays a key role by being FFC's eyes and ears in the field. Visit their website for more details about the organization.
Stockton - District 30 Picnic - Download flyer now.
When: Sunday, May 5, 2013 11:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.
Where: Micke Grove Park – Delta Shelter (Get directions) Off H-99 & 8 mile road, just south of Lodi. $10.00 per active member before event. Purchase tickets at district office now. $12.00 at the door $5.00 Per Retiree Children 10 and under FREE.
Maui - 6th annual District 17 picnic - Download flyer now
When: Sunday, May 5 - 11:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
Where: Veteran's Hall, 1136 Uluniu Rd., Kihei, HI, 96753
Join us for some summer fun and lots more...
Pupu contest, shave ice, Ono grindz
April 10, 2013: (MEMBERS Only content) All members should have already received these notices in the mail. However, members can log on now to read these two important notices regarding your Pension Plan: (1) A Special Notice regarding the plan's status under the Pension Protection Act of 2006 (the PPA) and (2) a Notice of Changes in Plan Benefits. Log on now for details.
April 4, 2013: New Scholarship Opportunity
The AFL-CIO announced in partnership with the Union Privilege program a new scholarship to commemorate the 50th anniversary of the March on Washington. The scholarship will provide $5,000 each to at least 50 talented high school seniors from families– including union families and those in the community – to help pay for the costs of higher education. Students can apply online at: www.aflcio.org/scholarship