IAM Local 1781

serving the San Francisco Bay Area


Membership Meeting 2nd Wednesday of the Month 4:00pm Location of the Meeting: IAM Local 1781:1511 Rollins Road,Burlingame, CA 94010


  • 'A Labor of Love': Massachusetts Machinist's Non-Profit Helps Hundreds of Children May 5, 2016
    IAM Local 447 member Ray O'Brien founded Children are Angels from Heaven, a non-profit which collects donations and supplies to help impoverished orphans and children in India. For IAM Local 447 member Ray O'Brien, what started as a simple wish to improve one child's life has grown into a community effort and a non-profit organization […]
  • Organizing Hat Trick in Canada Highlights Diversity May 5, 2016
    Three recent organizing wins in Canada illustrate the diversity of industries and workers looking to the IAM for justice on the job. Healthcare and hospitality workers in Ontario and government employee union representatives make up 120 of the newest IAM members in Canada. Ontario Retirement Home Workers Choose IAM Employees at the Thorncliffe Retirement Home […]
  • Wisconsin Local 1260 Celebrates 50-Year Members May 5, 2016
    IAM Local 1260 of New Holstein, WI, honored 85 men and women celebrating more than 50 years as members of the IAM.  Members had an enjoyable evening reconnecting with past co-workers, as IAM Midwest Territory General Vice President Philip J. Gruber, along with District 10 Directing Business Representative Alex Hoekstra, awarded each of the 26 […]
  • Protect American Jobs by Avoiding Nabisco's Mexican-Made Snacks May 5, 2016
    Nabisco is moving some cookie and snack production, along with 600 union jobs, from Chicago to Mexico, and the workers there want you to make sure you aren't buying Nabisco munchies that weren't made by American workers. The AFL-CIO has endorsed the Bakery, Confectionary, Tobacco Workers and Grain Millers Union (BCTGM) boycott of only the […]
  • Happy Birthday IAM. Looking Good at 128. May 5, 2016
    IAM members attending classes at the Winpisinger Center today were treated to a cake commemorating the 128th anniversary of the founding of the Machinists Union. IAM International President Bob Martinez issued the following statement commemorating the 128th anniversary of the IAM's founding: "May 5 marks the 128th anniversary since 19 Machinists met in secret to […]
  • Indiana Local 153 Prepares for Grote Negotiations at W3 May 5, 2016
    Members of the IAM Local 153 Bargaining Committee take part in a bargaining simulation with William W. Winpisinger (WWW) Director Chris Wagoner, right, playing the role of the company. The exercise â€" the highlight of WWW's Negotiation Preparation for Bargaining Committees Program â€" is designed to give bargaining committees a realistic taste of the frequently […]
  • Thank You, Public Service Workers May 3, 2016
    Celebrated in the first week of May since 1985, Public Service Recognition Week honors the men and women who serve our nation as federal, state, county and local government employees. Members of the IAM and the National Federation of Federal Employees (NFFE-IAM) include doctors and nurses who care for veterans at the VA, first responders […]
  • Chicago Suburb Becomes Newest Front in 'Right to Work' Fight May 3, 2016
    The U.S. Supreme Court's recent split decision on the Friedrichs v. California Teachers Association case may have halted anti-union groups' plans to gut unions at the federal level, but similar "right-to-work" efforts and litigation continue to gestate at the state and â€" more specifically â€" local levels. In Illinois for instance, the village board of […]
  • Deadline Extended for Federal Employees Collective Bargaining Program May 3, 2016
    You can still register for the June 26-July 1, 2016 Federal Employees Collective Bargaining Program at the IAM's Winpisinger Education and Technology Center. The deadline for the class has been extended until Friday, May 13. The program will involve training in areas specific to the federal sector such as collective bargaining, the Hatch Act and […]
  • IAM Members at Bombardier Score Big Delta Order May 3, 2016
    Canadian planemaker Bombardier, which employs over 4,000 IAM members, announced a deal with Delta Air Lines to sell up to 125 CSeries jets to the U.S. carrier, the largest order so far for Bombardier's newest commercial jet lineup. The $5.6 billion order from a major global airline is a significant boost to the CSeries program. […]

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IAM Local 1781:1511 Rollins Road,Burlingame, CA 94010
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