10 Aug 2020

CANCELED August Union Meeting

2020-08-10T13:27:32-04:00August 10th, 2020|Union News|

Dear Brothers & Sisters, Due to the recent uptick in COVID-19 cases across the Commonwealth, Gov. Baker has reduced public and private gatherings limits to a maximum of 50 people. The health and safety of you and your family remains our top priority. Given this new information, we've made the tough choice to cancel our union

4 Aug 2020

RESCHEDULED: August Union Meeting

2020-08-04T12:46:07-04:00August 4th, 2020|Union News|

Brothers and Sisters, Please note that our regular monthly meeting has been rescheduled to: Wednesday, August 12, 2020 at 5:30 PM. Location: IBEW Local 103, Parking Lot Tent 256 Freeport Point, #1 Dorchester, MA 02122 Masks are required. Please respect the social distancing measures in place and expect a temperature check before entry. Drug testing is also available

29 Jul 2020

Vote Union. Vote by Mail.

2020-07-29T17:33:56-04:00July 29th, 2020|In the News|

We're one of the strongest unions in the industry — and we need elected leaders who will stand with us to keep it that way. It's on all of us to do our part and vote to elect candidates who’ll defend our unions and protect our jobs and families. Get all the details on registration

6 Jul 2020

Training Center Rigging Courses 2020

2020-07-06T10:26:44-04:00July 6th, 2020|In the News|

Rigging Instructor (and UA Rigging Instructor), Steve Parsons will host a Training Class for Journeyman beginning July 14th for those that have previous Rigging experience and in immediate need for certification. Tuesday July 14 – 4-8 pm Instruction Thursday July 16 – 4-8 pm Instruction Tuesday July 21 – 4-8 pm Instruction Wednesday July 22

30 Jun 2020

Updates from Business Manager Tom Kerr

2020-06-30T15:07:13-04:00June 30th, 2020|Uncategorized|

Brothers and Sisters, Happy Fourth of July to you and your family. Thank you for your hard work building our country's future. On behalf of all of us at Local 537, I hope that you have a safe, enjoyable holiday weekend. As we enter summer and return to work, your health and safety remain our

18 Jun 2020

Juneteenth Stand Down

2020-06-18T18:18:28-04:00June 18th, 2020|Union News|

Brothers and Sisters, The success of the labor movement is deeply connected to the movement for racial justice. And at Local 537, we're committed to ensuring that everyone has a chance to build our region's future. In honor of Juneteenth, the day that marks the end of slavery in the United States, the Boston Building

3 Jun 2020

New Drug Testing Location for Workplace Safety Card

2020-06-03T15:06:32-04:00June 3rd, 2020|In the News|

Brothers and Sisters, Your health and safety remains our top priority, and we're taking every step to uphold that commitment. To accommodate Massachusetts social distancing guidelines, our Modern Assistance Program (MAP) is now conducting drug testing for your Workplace Safety Card at a new location and times: 401 Water Street, Quincy MA Each week on

27 May 2020

Thursday & Friday: Drive-up drug testing

2020-05-27T11:29:10-04:00May 27th, 2020|Uncategorized|

Brothers and Sisters, Your health and safety is always our top priority. As part of that commitment, we're offering drive-up drug testing this week. If your Workplace Safety Card has expired, come by Florian Hall in Dorchester this week to take your drug test right from your vehicle. No appointment is necessary. Drive-up testing will

8 May 2020

Dues Relief for COVID-19

2020-05-08T14:18:17-04:00May 8th, 2020|Union News|

Each and every one of you makes our Union stronger, and we're committed to keeping it that way. That's why we're offering dues relief to members who were unemployed during the full months of March or April due to COVID-19. It will be the responsibility of each member to request relief. Please make this request