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Solidarity Wins: Verizon Workers Have Tentative Agreement

Tue. May 31, 2016

Nearly 40,000 Communications Workers of America (CWA) and International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers (IBEW) members at Verizon will be returning to work Wednesday after a tentative agreement was reached with the telecommunications giant, ending a seven-week strike. The new contract includes 1,400 new jobs and pay raises of up to 10 percent.

Apply Now for Aircraft Mechanic Jobs in Las Vegas

Tue. May 31, 2016

Looking for a union job that helps keep our country safe?

M1Services at Nellis Air Force Base in Las Vegas, NV is currently hiring aircraft mechanics, especially those with F-16 avionics and engine flight line experience. M1 is hiring specialists, weapons loaders and crew chiefs.

Still Time to Enter the 2016 IAM Photo Contest

Tue. May 31, 2016

Don’t miss the opportunity to show your talent and feature your Brothers and Sisters at work by entering the 2016 IAM Photo Contest.

How Do We Close the Gender Leadership Gap?

Tue. May 31, 2016

Women still lag far behind men when it comes to holding leadership positions in the public and private sectors, according to a new American Association of University Women (AAUW) study.

Kansas City Syncreon Workers Join IAM, Ratify First Contract

Thu. May 26, 2016

About 145 workers of Syncreon. US, a subcontractor of Harley-Davidson, have become the newest members of Kansas City, MO Local 176.

The supply chain logistics provider voluntarily recognized the IAM to represent its operators, forklift operators and truck drivers after a majority of employees signed authorization cards in March 2016. In less than two months, the new IAM members have ratified their first contract.

Spokane, WA Machinists Make Their Case as Strike Continues

Thu. May 26, 2016

Click here to view a new IAM video featuring Local 86 members, District 751 leaders and members of the IAM Executive Council, including International President Bob Martinez, as they walk the walk in support of Local 86 members on strike for a fair contract at Triumph Composites Systems in Spokane, WA.

Alabama Machinist Key to Passing Bill Protecting Guide Dogs

Thu. May 26, 2016

Thanks to IAM Local 2003 member and Guide Dog of America (GDA) volunteer Adam Beasley, Alabama now has a law specifically protecting service dogs from assault for the first time in the state’s history.