Election results are in for the September 2 vote for the apprenticeship committee master machinist position. Congratulations to Will Jepsen on your win. Special thanks to all of the nominees for running for the position and exercising your union rights.
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The vote for Master Machinist apprenticeship committee representative will be Wednesday, September 2, 2020. See the flyer below for your shift’s scheduled vote time and place at Sloar Turbines, Harbor Drive facility. Social distancing requirements and face coverings will be enforced during the vote. Download a copy of the flyer here.
Some content of this article is from CBSNews8. Teams of military and civilian firefighters labored for a fourth day today to subdue a stubborn blaze that has raged aboard the USS Bonhomme Richard at Naval Base San Diego since last weekend. Though the fire — so widespread and hot that, for a time, was too […]
On Wednesday, July 8, Local Lodge 389 hosted our first ever virtual town hall. Due to the ongoing Coronavirus crisis we were unable to hold the town hall at the Kearny Mesa Hall so the decision was made to conduct the meeting on line. IAM Western Territory Chief of Staff Bobby Martinez and District Lodge […]
Please join Grand Lodge Representative Richard Suarez for a virtual town hall on Wednesday, July 8 at 11:00 am and 3:00 pm. Brother Suarez will discuss building a stronger unit for power in bargaining for the Solar collective bargaining agreement. Postcard mailers (pictured above) have been sent to members’ addresses on file. Use your camera […]
As some of you may already be aware, the arbitrator mediating the attendance policy grievance between Solar Turbines and International Association of Machinists and Aerospace Workers Local Lodge 389 has made his ruling. Unfortunately, he has ruled in favor of the company and the current attendance policy will stand. Because of the company’s management rights […]
Due to ongoing Coronavirus social distancing requirements, the June General Membership meeting has been cancelled. We will update the membership on upcoming scheduled meetings as information becomes available. The E-Board meeting will be held as scheduled tomorrow, 6/1/2020, via an on-line meeting platform.
Solar Turbines, Harbor Drive facility will be closed for 3rd shift on Sunday, May 31, 2020 due to civil demonstrations in the area. The plant is anticipating normal operation on 6/1/2020 for 1st shift. It might be wise to check the Solar Emergency Hotline 1-800-964-9482 before leaving for work tomorrow morning to be sure the […]