Frequently Asked Questions about Local 169 and your membership

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What number am I on the out-of-work list?

Log into the member services area to see what number you are on the out-of-work list. Check your current position on the list(s).

What is the address and phone number for the Health and Welfare/Trust Fund office?
You can reach the Northern Nevada Laborers Trust Funds at 1 (775) 826-7200 and 445 Apple Street, PO Box 11337 Reno, NV 89510.

For all benefit questions — heath and welfare, pension, and vacation hours — please contact the Laborers’ Trust Fund at the above address and phone number. Click here if you need a printable copy.

Office hours: 8am to 12pm and 1pm to 5pm (closed from 12-1 for lunch) Monday — Friday.

Who do I call about my pension credits?
You can reach the Northern Nevada Laborers Trust Funds at 1 (775) 826-7200 and 445 Apple Street, PO Box 11337 Reno, NV 89510.

For all benefit questions — heath and welfare, pension, and vacation hours — please contact the Laborers’ Trust Fund at the above address and phone number. Click here if you need a printable copy.

Office hours: 8am to 12pm and 1pm to 5pm (closed from 12-1 for lunch) Monday — Friday.

Who handles the vacation checks?

You can reach the Northern Nevada Laborers Trust Funds at 1 (775) 826-7200 and 445 Apple Street, PO Box 11337 Reno, NV 89510.

For all benefit questions — heath and welfare, pension, and vacation hours — please contact the Laborers’ Trust Fund at the above address and phone number. Click here if you need a printable copy.

Office hours: 8am to 12pm and 1pm to 5pm (closed from 12-1 for lunch) Monday — Friday.

What are the Local 169 work jurisdictions?
  • General Building Construction
  • Highway and Road Construction
  • Heavy Industrial Construction
  • Concrete Work
  • Pipe laying
  • Asphalt Work
  • Asbestos and Hazardous Remediation Work
  • Traffic Control
  • Flagging
  • Demolition Work
  • Concrete Cutting and Sawing
  • Landscape Work
  • Drilling and Blasting
  • Masonry Work
  • Plastering Work
  • Construction Craft Laborers
  • Plaster Hod Carriers
  • Brick Hod Carriers
What are the current laborers wages?

The laborers straight time hourly rate for Group 1 from 10-1-2018 to 10-1-2019 is $25.45. After 10-1-2019, it is $26.00.

Hourly Fringe Benefits

10-1-1810-1-1910-1-20
Pension$5.50$6.00$
Health and Welfare$4.55$5.00$
Contract Admin.$0.15$0.15$0.15
Training$0.51$0.51$0.51
LECET/CAF$0.06$0.06$0.06
Vacation$2.01**$2.51$
Deduction from wages
Checkoff$1.09$1.12$

**On all Federal, State and/or Public Works Projects subject to Davis-Bacon or other prevailing wage statutes, bid prior to Oct. 1, 2018 the wage including vacation pay will remain frozen for the duration of those projects.

What are the current brick hod carrier wages?
The hourly wage rates shall be the prevailing wage rate minus the benefits under the established agreement or the amount shown below, which ever is higher.

Wage Rates10/01/2018
Base Rate$28.73
Foreman$29.98

 

Hourly Fringe Benefits for All Covered Employees

10-1-1810-1-1910-1-20
Pension$5.50$$
Health and Welfare$4.55$$
Contract Admin.$0.02$$
Training$0.51$$
Deduction from wages
LECET$0.06$$
Vacation$2.51$$
Checkoff$1.09$$
What are the current plaster hod carriers wages?

Residential Hod Carriers

7/1/187/1/19
**Basic Wage$23.85
Gun Tender$24.85
Forman$25.21

In order to gain market share in Light Commercial and Single Family Housing in Northern Nevada New Hire Hod Carriers may be employed by the employer in accordance with the provision of this section. It is mutually agreed that the new hire provisions shall only apply to all single family dwellings, including but not limited to condominiums and apartments not exceeding five (5) stories in height, and small commercial new construction up to seven million dollars ($7,000,000) of total job construction. The new hire provisions may only be applied to other nonresidential construction with the approval of the union and new hire Hod Carriers shall not exceed the ratio allowed for apprentices to journeyman in the apprenticeship standards.

Section 29 Classification and Wage Rates for Hod Carriers

7/1/187/1/19
**Basic Wage$28.85
Gun Tender$29.85
Forman$30.21

** Wages Include Vacation and Dues Check-off. See below.

 

Hourly Fringe Benefits for Hod Carriers

10-1-1810-1-1910-1-20
Pension$5.50$$
Health and Welfare$4.75$$
Contract Admin.$0.15$$
Training$0.51$$
LECET$0.06$$
Vacation**$2.76$$
Deduction from wages
Checkoff**$1.09$$
What are the rules and amounts for remote area pay?
Remote area pay depends on where you are working outside Reno.

Highway Remote Area Pay Rates

City (free zone up to 75 miles) MileageRemote Pay
AUSTIN170$5.00
BATTLE MOUNTAIN CARLIN217$5.00
DENIO265$5.00
ELKO289$5.00
ELY317$6.00
EUREKA240$5.00
FALLON HAWTHORNE60$0.00
IMLAY136$4.00
LOVELOCK McDERMIT92$4.00
MINA166$5.00
OASIS398$6.00
TONOPAH236$5.00
VALMY210$5.00
WELLS339$6.00
W. WENDOVER398$6.00
WINNEMUCCA164$5.00
YERINGTON75$0.00