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October 02, 2014
Upcoming Events
District 1 meeting (Seattle area) AUG SEPT CANCELLED
Oct 02, 2014
Bothell Union Hall 18701 120th Ave NE
District 5 meeting (Ellensburg, WA) AUG SEPT CANCELLED
Oct 08, 2014
Ellensburg IUOE 302 Hall: 403 S. Water St.
District 2 meeting (Mount Vernon, WA)
Oct 09, 2014
NW Wash. Electrical Ind. JATC: 306 Anderson Road
District 3 Meeting (Aberdeen, WA) AUG SEPT CANCELLED
Oct 09, 2014
Eagles Hall 200 W. Market St. Aberdeen, WA
District 4 meeting (Wenatchee, WA) AUG SEPT CANCELLED
Oct 09, 2014
Coast Wenatchee Center Hotel 201 N. Wenatchee Ave. Wenatchee, WA 98801
Important Links
Alaska Operating Engineers-Employers Training Trust
Operating Engineers Regional Training Program of Washington
International Union of Operating Engineers
Alaska AFL-CIO
The Stand - A project of the Washington State Labor Council, AFL-CIO
Washington State Building and Construction Trades Council
U.S. Department of Labor
U.S. DOL - Employment & Training Administration
U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics
U.S. Department of Labor - Wage & Hour Division
National Labor Relations Board
Alaska Department of Labor and Workforce Development
Prevailing Wage in Alaska
Washington State Department of Labor and Industries
Prevailing Wage in Washington
Brett Holley

Tragic Loss at Local 302

We lost one of our own this past weekend. Brett Holley, Local 302 District 2 Representative of Washington, passed away last Saturday, August 9th at the age of 33. He is survived by family and his precious 5 year-old daughter. Brett worked with all of us as an Organizer and then as the District 2 Representative for several years. He will be greatly missed by all and our thoughts and prayers go out for him and his family.

Any donations may be provided to:
IUOE Local 302
18701 120th Ave NE

Bothell, WA  98011
*Noted on memo line: "FOR BRETT'S LITTLE GIRL"

IUOE Local 302 will hold a Celebration of Life in honor of Brett Holley next Sunday August 24, 2014 at 1:00pm at the Bothell Union Hall located at 18701 120th Ave. N.E., Bothell, WA 98011.

Sunday's Celebration of Life - Casual Attire
Food and non-alcoholic beverages will be provided.

District 1/3/4/5 Aug/Sept meetings canceled

District Meetings

The following District Membership Meetings have been canceled for the months of August and September 2014. They will resume as scheduled in October.

District 1
District 3
District 4
District 5

Third Quarter 2014 Loadline

Third Quarter 2014 Loadline

Drivers required to carry a CDL

Attention Drivers required to carry a CDL

All interstate CMV drivers must have a physical examination at least every 2 years; however, the medical examiner may determine that you need more frequent examinations. All commercial drivers whose current medical certification expires on or after May 21, 2014, upon the expiration of that certificate must be examined by a medical professional listed on the National Registry of Certified Medical Examiners

How do I find A certified medical examiner?
Certified medical examiners are listed in a registry on the National Registry of Certified Medical Examiners website. You can find certified medical examiners in your area—or anywhere in the country—by following these three simple steps:
Go to the National Registry website at

Enter the City, State or ZIP Code to find a list of certified medical examiners in your area. You can also use the Advanced Search option to look up a medical examiner by specific search criteria.
Choose a certified medical examiner from the list and call to make an appointment.

It is recommended that you print the page with the certified medical examiner’s information as verification to keep for your records.

For more information, visit the National Registry website at:

Dan Sullivan compares unions to slavery

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Graduation time for Apprentices Daniel Haessig, Tiffany English and Shayne Kirby.
More pictures here

“Inequality for All”

“Inequality for All”

Do you want to know how we fix America and revitalize the middle/working class? The 1st step is to understand the problem by watching the movie “Inequality for All” by former Secretary of Labor Robert Reich; the  2nd step is to spread the word and ask your  friends and family to watch the movie; and the final step is to take action and hold politicians accountable!!!

Film Link -

Netflix Link - Inequality For All

North Slope FAQ

Prudhoe Bay Oil Field Work FAQ
Please review this document on common North Slope questions.

Buy American

Can't say it enough - Buy American

Juneau Crane Operator Returns Home To Visit Dad

Towering over Juneau, crane operator returns home to visit dad
Please read the Juneau Empire article about member Mike Devon

Toy and Food Drive


In keeping with tradition, Local 302 collects and donates toys and canned goods, and non-perishable foods to our regional labor agencies and labor food banks. If you would like to help brighten the holidays for less fortunate families, please bring a new, unwrapped toy and canned goods and non-perishable foods to the next union meeting in your district.  We will deliver them to the Labor Agency to be wrapped and for the food to be distributed in time for Christmas.

Q&A - Individual Mandate

Questions about the Individual Mandate?

Here is a link to the IRS website where you can get more information about the Individual Mandate.

Changes to Pension Plan

Members must login to the website to access this information

Click this link to access the member page with the change document


Members can download all contracts

The following contracts are publicly posted:

Alaska MLA with Associated General Contractors, 2013-2015

Washington MLA with Associated General Contractors 2012-2015

All of Local 302's contracts are now posted on this site's Contracts Page.  However, access to that page is restricted to Local 302 members who have registered to use the site.  Click here to register, or if you have forgotten your user name or password click here.  If you are looking for a contract that is not posted on this site, please contact us.


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