The Local 142 Office and JATC Training Center will be closed on Christmas Eve and Christmas Day, we wish you and your family a Merry Christmas Holiday!

Tristan Kirkpatrick is a 2nd year Apprentice at Local 142, he lost his home to a fire that originally started next door at a neighbors house, his family of six needs help. To donate, click on

The Retirees Luncheon is cancelled for November and December.

We have CANCELLED the Local 142 2020 Christmas party for December.

There will not be a December Union Meeting this month.

The Android and Apple mobile app for the Local 142 website are both now available

to download on your smart phone, go to your app store and look up UA Local 142.


  • Please see the UA response to the C.A.R.E.S. stimulus package
    UA CARES Act Summary of UI provisions

  • The U.A.P.P. Local 142 Board of Trustees is pleased to announce  two new programs available to all plan participants and dependents effective April 1, 2020. MD live (virtual visits with a doctor) and 24/7 Nurseline (talk to a nurse anytime). Click on the file below for more information:
    Virtual Doctor 
  • If Your Employment Has Been Affected by the Coronavirus (COVID-19) click on link below for unemployment benefits.
  • New UA 2020-2022 membership cards are available at the Hall, you can pick them up from Trino Baltazar or at the Union meeting.  

  • Any upcoming Apprentice interviews have been postponed until further notice.  Please contact Michele Gilbert at  with any question. 

  • Apprentices: The JATC Office has been sending out bulk emails to all apprentices with updates on the status of the class, if you haven't received an email from our office please contact Michele at 210-226-2661or via email at or send a text with your name and email address to 210-853-8564. Please check your "JUNK MAIL"  to insure it wasn't sent there. Work record cards and VA paperwork are still being accepted at the drop box located near the front entrance of the school and blank work record cards will be made available upon request. PDF and Excel versions or work records are also available. 

  • We are looking for plumber and pipe fitter helpers, starting pay is $12.50 an hour with single insurance included, you will need to bring: a valid drivers licence or id and a $15.00 money order to get your state apprenticeship card. Please contact Michele at the Training Center or call 210 226-2661 ext.28 for more details. click on link below for application.

  • Air Force Federal Credit Union Website:

When reporting to work:

  • Please have your Social Security card in hand.
  • Please have a valid Texas Driver's License or Texas ID in hand.
  • Please wear the proper attire and ready to go out to the job-site.
  • Please be on time.
  • Please have your Drivers License, ID or Social Security card with you, if not the Contractors cannot send you out to work.

Thank You

Mark Potter

Business Manager