Special Election in District 20 on St. Patrick's Day!
District 20 members, on March 17, 2015, a special election for State Senate 7th District is being held. If you live in eastern Contra Costa County or eastern Alameda County, you can vote in this election.
We are endorsing Susan Bonilla, who already represents a large part of Contra Costa County as an Assemblymember in our state legislature. As a former Mayor of Concord and a high school teacher she knows what it means to go to work every day. Susan has been a strong advocate for Local 3 and other working families at both the state and local levels.
If you live in this State Senate district, vote-by-mail ballots will start to be delivered on February 19. If you vote-by-mail, be sure to send in your ballot soon. You can register to vote until March 3, so if you are not registered, do it now.
Visit the Contra Costa County Elections Division website (www.cocovote.us) and the Alameda County Registrar of Voters website (www.acgov.org) if you have questions about registering to vote, absentee ballots, or the location of your polling place.
February 27, 2015: A settlement has been reached in the Mendoza litigation. For details please visit the members only website. Log in now. Not registered for the members only website? Click here to register.
Nevada’s 2015 legislative session is underway and Senate Bill (SB) 119, which recently passed out of the Government Affairs Committee, would eliminate prevailing wage on any school project. Get details and contact info for your Nevada legistlatures.
February 25, 2015: Log on to the members only website to get the latest on the Anthem Data breech and what they plan to do about it. Not registered? Click here to register as a member in good standing to gain access to the members only website.
February 13, 2015: Accounting Manager - Ideal candidate will have a degree in Accounting and 2+ years auditing experience with a CPA firm or 4+ years experience in general ledger, payroll, and reconciliation of accounts, month end closing and financial statements preparation. Detailed knowledge of and experience with SAGE 100 ERP Accounting Software a plus. Competitive pay plus excellent Union benefits, i.e. medical insurance and pension.
Please submit resume and salary requirements to firstname.lastname@example.org or fax: (510) 748-7401 or mail: Operating Engineers Local Union No. 3, 1620 South Loop Road, Alameda, CA 94502, Attn: Human Resources.
Get the Feb/Mar apprentice/journeyman upgrade schedule now for classes held at the Nevada Training Center. CALL (775) 575 - 2729 to sign up for classes. For Eastern Nevada members call 1 (866) 249-0677. All classes are held at the Nevada Training Center in Wadsworth, Nevada. Get more information on the Nevada Training Center.
January 20, 2014: Members Only Content - Clearing Up Confusion Regarding the Multiemployer Pension Reform Legislation - Log in to the Members Only website to read this editorial summary regarding the new legislation which made important changes to the laws affecting multiemployer (Union related) pension plans. Not registered for the members only website? Click here to register.