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


  • IP Martinez Leads Airline Worker Relief Call with Leader Schumer January 23, 2021
    Airline workers are grateful for the extension of a relief program that brought thousands of frontline aviation workers back on the job, IAM International President Robert Martinez Jr. said on a virtual call with Senate Majority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-NY). The IAM is North America’s largest airline union. Martinez led the call of IAM airline […]
  • National Negotiations – Update from the Coordinated Bargaining Coalition January 22, 2021
    The Rail Unions comprising the Coordinated Bargaining Coalition (CBC), negotiating together in the current round of National Negotiations, have issued the following statement: The CBC and the nation’s Rail Carriers first met concerning the November 1, 2019 Section 6 Notices in January 2020. Although the COVID 19 Pandemic has made meetings for groups of this […]
  • Members Selected During UnionPlus Holiday Giveback Included Two From TCU January 22, 2021
    UnionPlus decided the best way to close out the crazy year of 2020 was to give back to those who always give to others. The plan was simple, they gave $1,000 to 100 extraordinary union members this December during the Union Plus Holiday Giveback! This included two TCU members Devon Blake and Mike Torgerson. Click […]
  • TCU Lodge 6013 Members Recognized by CN for Quick Actions to Help Young Runaway to Safety January 21, 2021
    TCU Carmen Division Lodge 6013 Members Kirk Sorensen and Matt Schneeberg were recognized by Canadian National Railroad (CN) for their quick actions in helping a 11 year old girl, they found on a train, to safety. “We were conducting an inspection of a train last November in Stevens Point, WI watching carefully as it went […]
  • IAM Launches Valuable New Resource for Organizers January 21, 2021
    IAM Headquarters this week is officially launching the Organizer’s Toolkit, a library of both customizable and static materials designed specifically for organizing campaigns. The toolkit, which is being run by the Organizing and Communications Departments, will include access to a customizable campaign website, organizing meeting presentations, handbills, banners, social media graphics and more. “Growing our […]
  • Machinists Union: Rebuilding Our Nation for Working People Begins Now January 20, 2021
    WASHINGTON, Jan. 20, 2021 — Robert Martinez Jr., International President of the 600,000-member International Association of Machinists and Aerospace Workers (IAM), released the following statement regarding the inauguration of Joe Biden and Kamala Harris as president and vice president of the United States: “One of the most important rituals in American democracy has made official […]
  • Huge Manufacturing Win for Machinists at Local 2741 January 19, 2021
    The Metra Board of Directors last week approved the purchase of up to 500 state-of-the-art railcars from Alstom Transportation Inc. The railcars for the Chicago, IL area commuter carrier will be built by Machinists from District Lodge 19, Local Lodge 2741 members at Alstom’s manufacturing plant in Hornell, New York.​   “This purchase is the news we needed […]
  • IP Martinez Swears in Incoming District 751 Officers January 19, 2021
    Newly-elected district officers of IAM District 751 were sworn in by International President Robert Martinez Jr this week during their district council meeting. Martinez joined the meeting via video chat. President and Directing Business Representative Jon Holden and 16 District 751 Business Representatives also took their oath of office that evening for their four year […]
  • More than 90 Additional Employees Laid Off at General Electric in Madison January 19, 2021
    MILWAUKEE, Jan. 19, 2021 – Members of Machinists Union (IAM) Local 1406 at General Electric Datex-Ohmeda are being impacted by layoffs. Almost 50 employees were laid off in December 2020 and over 90 more on Friday, Jan. 15, 2021 due to a decrease in production needs of ventilators and anesthesia machines. IAM Local 1406, IAM […]
  • Machinists Union Recognized During Inauguration Welcome Ceremony January 19, 2021
    The Machinists Union was recognized Saturday by the Presidential Inaugural Committee (PIC) during its programing America United: An Inauguration Welcome Event Celebrating America’s Changemakers. The video congratulates the incoming administration and pays tribute to IAM essential workers who have been on the frontlines during the pandemic. The PIC hosted a welcome event to celebrate America, […]

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