It’s More Than a Job, It’s…
Laborers’ Union Local 169 is a team that helps you succeed. Members are united through collective bargaining agreements, which helps create jobs with family-supporting pay, good benefits, opportunity for advancement and better lives.
Apprenticeship: Get Paid While You Learn
Earn money while you learn the trade. Get hands-on experience and 300 hours of training. Gain skills in everything from general construction, to pipe laying, to pouring concrete and much more. You’ll graduate with a journeyman’s level skill and higher pay.
Contractors: Gain a Quality Workforce & a Business Partner
News & Information
Congratulations to the recent graduates of the Laborers' Union Local 169 Apprenticeship Program. Their name are Ernesto Vazquez-Ceja, Richard Perez, Luther Clayton, Adam White, Miguel Espinoza-Guevara, Brian Piccolo, Manuel Enriquez and Jon Paterson. Welcome to Local...
What is Heat Illness? Exposure to heat can cause illness and death. The most serious heat illness is heat stroke. Other heat illnesses, such as heat exhaustion, heat cramps and heat rash, should also be avoided. There are precautions that can be taken any time...
In 1981 the W. Vernie Reed Scholarship Fund was established as a living memorial to the late W. Vernie Reed, General Secretary-Treasurer of the Laborers’ International Union of North America, who represented our Northwest Region. Since that time, the scholarship fund...