District 160

Business Representitive

Glenn R. Farmer

eMail BR

360 380-2569

Local Lodge Meeting

General Membership @ 7pm

Executive Board meets @ 6pm

First Thursday of each month unless a holiday falls on the week of the meeting. Meeting is moved to second Thursday in event this happens.

Local Lodge 2379

2064 Vista Drive
PO Box 2569
Ferndale, WA 98248
(360) 380-2569

Next Union Meeting

April 6, 2017

Negotiations 2017 Update


Timeline for Contract Negotiations - Updated 4/7/2017


What's the Big Deal with the Whatcom County Council and Why are they trying to take your JOBS?


NOW GO HERE and Tell em' what you THINK!


Bargaining Survey Results

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Here is a summary of contractual obligations that benefit laid off employees.  Please contact a shop steward if you have any questions.

Recall rights for two years/ two years of seniority

Article 9  Section  A-2  Page 25

Vacation Accrual

Article 12  Section B Page 37 and Section H Page 40

Continuation of Benefits for 12 months   

Article 22  Section G Page 67

Performance Pay

Appendix # 2 Section II Page 98

Pension Service accrues for 1 year during layoff

Pension Agreement-Page 3 of Alcoa Retirement Plan.

Supplemental Unemployment

Article 22 Section C Page 67-Summary of plant Details will be communicated in the near future.

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Young Machinists Website

The last Union meeting the question was raised by a young member: Why should I be involved? Check out this site.

Intalco Significant Events

Shop Stewards

Agustin Galindo 360-389-0642
Nathaniel Maddux 360-318-3190
Mike Lathrop 360-961-1638

Alternate Stewards

Contact Agustin Galindo if you're interested in being an Alternate Steward


Dale McGuire
Luke Ackerson
Peter Powell
Larry Stenseth

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Compare your pay to the boss!

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