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


  • Contract Extension Update #3 – June 24, 2019: Union Coordinated Bargaining Committee (CBC) Notified GE will present Last offer at 7:00pm EST June 24, 2019
    Union members of the Union Coordinated Bargaining Committee (CBC) main negotiations table and gallery are to meet with GE at 7:00PM EST. The Company will be presenting the union negotiating team with a last offer. Unions will be providing information on a recommendation or not after reviewing the terms. Details of the final will be […]
  • Union Coordinated Bargaining Committee (CBC) continues to Stand Ready to Negotiate with GE June 24, 2019
    Contract Extension Update #2 – June 24, 2019 Union members of the CBC, stand ready to negotiate with GE. However, GE continues to delay meeting with unions. The meeting scheduled to meet at 3:00 PM has been moved to 6:00 PM. Remain strong and united as the bargaining team continues to fight for a fair […]
  • Contract Extension Update (June 24, 2019): Union Coordinated Bargaining Committee (CBC) Continues to Negotiate with GE as Contract Deadline has Passed June 24, 2019
    Union members of the CBC, made up of eleven (11) unions, are presently working under the expired 2015-2019 Collective Bargaining Agreement (CBA). The 2015-2019 CBA expiration deadline of midnight on June 23, 2019 has dictated members are currently working under an extension. The CBC continues to negotiate with GE over concerns of rising health care […]
  • Illinois IKEA Distribution Center Workers Vote to Join Machinists Union June 21, 2019
    WASHINGTON, June 21, 2019 – A group of 186 distribution center workers at IKEA distribution centers in Joliet and Minooka, Ill. voted this Wednesday and Thursday to join the International Association of Machinists and Aerospace Workers (IAM). IKEA is in the process of transitioning work from Minooka to its new facility in Joliet. “These hard-working […]
  • IAM Academic Stars Shine at Empire State College June 20, 2019
    The IAM was well represented at the SUNY Empire State College (ESC) 2019 commencement ceremonies at Lincoln Center in New York. The union’s partnership with ESC gives IAM members the opportunity to advance themselves by earning college degrees while working full time. The program offers the pathway to associate, bachelor and master degrees, and is […]
  • NFFE-IAM Members Mobilize to Save Job Corps Civilian Conservation Centers June 20, 2019
    NFFE-IAM members from across the country scored a major victory this week by saving the Job Corps Civilian Conservation Centers. Over 1,065 UDSA/Forest Service employees were in danger of losing their jobs if the USDA acted to terminate their role in operating the CCCs. This would have triggered the biggest layoff in the federal government […]
  • Organizing Health Care Workers in the West June 20, 2019
    At the April 2019 Western Territory Organizing Summit General Vice President Gary R. Allen, challenged the territory leadership to seek out and launch organizing campaigns targeted at nontraditional industries. While many fields were discussed healthcare was listed as one of the most in need of justice on the job. Grand Lodge Representative Joe Solis, Special […]
  • 2019 IAM Empire State College Commencement June 20, 2019
    Several IAM members received their master’s and bachelor’s degrees at SUNY Empire State College’s 2019 commencement ceremonies in New York City. The post 2019 IAM Empire State College Commencement appeared first on IAMAW.
  • IAM Testifies on Capitol Hill on Behalf of Railroad Membership June 20, 2019
    Andrew Sandberg, IAM District 19 Assistant to the President, went to Capitol Hill yesterday to testify before the U.S. House subcommittee on rail policy. A massive operational change, known as Precision Scheduled Railroading (PSR), is currently upending the railroad industry—threatening the jobs, health and safety of IAM members. It is also significantly impacting the massive […]
  • IAM Reaches Tentative Deal for New Contracts at Alaska Airlines June 18, 2019
    Washington, D.C., June 18, 2019 — The International Association of Machinists and Aerospace Workers today announced that it has reached tentative agreements on contracts covering approximately 5,000 clerical, office, passenger service, reservations, ramp and stores workers at Alaska Airlines. The tentative accords prohibit the outsourcing of work, increase base wage rates 14 percent, on average, […]

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