ANNOUNCEMENTS:

The mobile apps for the Local 142 website are 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

 

On Tuesday March 24, 2020 non essential individuals working in San Antonio are ordered to stay at home, members of Local 142 are considered ESSENTIAL individuals and are exempt of this order. Please click on the Travel or Exemption Letter below and print it off or save on your phone in case you are stopped going to or coming home from work. Thanks   Travel_Letter 
 

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.

https://twc.texas.gov/news/unemployment-news#ifYourEmploymentHasBeenAffectedByTheCoronavirusCovid1


Brothers and Sisters,

The Local 142 office and JATC will be open ONLY to OFFICE STAFF due to health concerns related to the Coronavirus. We will still be available by phone/email and will be fully functional during this time. The office staff will still be able to process dues by check or credit/debit card by phone/email and carry about their normal duties. We appreciate your understanding during this time. Apprentices can turn in their work record cards via the drop box. We will monitor the situation to determine how long we will have to keep the offices closed.

  We apologize for the inconvenience this will cause our members and visitors.

 

 

Due to recent events in the San Antonio area and nation as a whole, Apprentice classes for ALL APPRENTICES has been postponed until April 27, 2020. All Journeyman Classes have been postponed until April 6, 2020 as well.  Should you have any questions please contact our office at 210-226-2661 or feel free to email me at dmasten@local142.org . Thankyou for your patience during this time. 
 
  

Save the date: Local 142 will be celebrating their 125 year anniversary on Saturday June 6, 2020 at Pedrottis Ranch,we will notify everyone with more details later.


New UA 2020-2022 membership cards are available at the Hall, you can pick them up from Trino Baltazar or at the Union meeting.  

 ***PER  GOVERNOR   ABBOTS   CONTINUATION   OF   SCHOOL   CLOSURES   AND   SOCIAL   DISTANCING   GUIDELINES   ALL   JOURNEYMAN   AND   APPRENTICESHIP   CLASSES   SCHEDULED   FOR   APRIL   HAVE   BEEN POSTPONED   UNTIL   MAY*****

***APPRENTICE   INTERVIEWS  SCHEDULED   FOR   APRIL   HAVE   BEEN POSTPONED   AND   APPLICANTS   WILL   BE   NOTIFIED   AS   TO   THE   NEW DATES,   IF   YOU   ARE   AN   APPLICANT   AND   HAD   AN   INTERVIEW   SCHEDULED   AND   HAVE   QUESTIONS   PLEASE   CONTACT   OUR   OFFICE    210-226-2661***

APPRENTICES:    THE   JATC   OFFICE   HAS   BEEN   SENDING   OUT   BULK   EMAILS   TO   ALL   APPRENTICES   WITH   UPDATES   ON   THE   STATUS   OF CLASS,   IF   YOU   HAVEN'T   RECEIVED   AN   EMAIL   FROM   OUR   OFFICE PLEASE   CONTACT   MICHELE AT  210-226-2661    OR   VIA   EMAIL   AT mgilbert@local142.org   OR   SEND   A   TEXT   WITH   YOUR   NAME   AND   EMAIL ADDRESS   TO   210-853-8564.  PLEASE   CHECK   YOUR   "JUNK MAIL"   TO   ENSURE   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. 

 

JOURNEYMAN:   THE   JOURNEYMAN   MEDGAS   CLASS   AND   MEDGAS   CPE HAVE   BEEN   POSTPONED   AND   IS   SET   TO   BEGIN   MAY 4, 2020.   ALL PLUMBERS   CONTINUING   EDUCATION   CLASSES   HAVE   BEEN   POSTPONED UNTIL   MAY.   IF   YOU   WERE   SCHEDULED   FOR   THE   MARCH   CLASS   IT   HAS   BEEN   MOVED   TO   SATURDAY   MAY 9, 2020,   THE   APRIL   CLASS   HAS BEEN   MOVED   TO   SATURDAY MAY 16, 2020   AND   THE   MAY   CLASS   WILL   BE HELD   MAY 23,2020.    PLEASE   CHECK   THE   TEXAS   STATE   BOARD   OF PLUMBING   EXAMINERS   WEBSITE   AT   www.tsbpe.texas.gov   FOR   UPDATES REGARDING   RENEWALS.    THE   TSBPE   HAS   SUGGESTED   THAT   ALL LICENSEES   RENEW   EVEN   IF   THEY   HAVEN'T   TAKEN   CPE   AND  THAT   ON THE   PUBLIC   SITE   IT   WILL   BE   NOTED,   AND   ALL   LICENSEES   AND REGISTRANTS   WHOSE   LICENSE  EXPIRES   IN   MARCH   OR   APRIL   WILL STILL   BE   ABLE   TO   WORK   UNDER   THE   CURRENT   CONDITIONS, PROVIDED   THEY   TAKE   CPE   WHEN   MADE   AVAILABLE. 


Please click on the file below to see the latest wage sheet and overtime language.
November_1,_2019_Wage_Sheet


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:

www.airforcefcu.com

 


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