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.
Get Involved: Union Meetings
Meetings are on the fourth Thursday of each month at 7pm, *except for Dec. because of the holidays.
- January 23 at 7pm
- February 27 at 7pm
- March 27 at 7pm
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
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...
If you wish to drive a commercial motor vehicle, you’ll need a Commercial Driver License (CDL). Obtaining a CDL is a smart move for any union member because contractors need employees that have the commercial driver license. “It’s going to make our union members more...
Over the past decade, approval of labor unions has surged by about 16-17 percentage points across all parties. Democrats are still more likely to support unions, with approval standing at around 80 percent among self-identified party supporters. A little under...