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For your convenience we, we are now accepting online payments.
Effective January 1, 2017, dues will be $26 for all regular members and $51 for all special units and public sector members.
Dues for Early retired members are $16.80 and dues for fully retired Section 50 members are $6.00
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Welcome to the North Puget Sound Carpenters Local 70. We are composed of more than 1600 members from Snohomish, Skagit, Island and Whatcom Counties.
Our office is located in the Carpenters Training Center at 401 E. Hickox RD Mount Vernon
Our union meetings are the 3rd Tuesday of each month at 6:30pm. The meetings are held at the North Puget Sound Carpenters Training Center at 401 E. Hickox Rd, Mount Vernon.
Office Hours are Monday through Thursday 7am - 5pm and Friday 7am-12pm
We accept cash, check or credit card as form of payment of dues. We also accept payment on line and over the phone with a credit card. .
The office phone number is (360) 424-1532.
Dues are $26 for regular members, $51 for special unit/public sector/cabinet makers, $16.80 for early retired members and $6 dues for retired members. Dues are due at the 1st of each.
Dispatch Histories and current Job lists from Central Dispatch are available at the Union Hall.
Union Meetings are held at the North Puget Sound Training Center every 3rd Tuesday at 6:30 pm. One hour prior to the Union Meeting the VOC/CIA meets. This meeing is open to all members.
Are you interested in becoming a union carpenter? There are two ways to join. If you have lots of experience as a carpenter you can join as a journeyman. If you have no experience or very little experience as a carpenter you can join as an apprentice. Either way, you will need to fill out an application for membership to start the process. Once you fill out the application, we will guide you through the process. If you have any questions you can contact us at 360-424-1532.
To fill out an apprenticeship application go to www.carpentertraining.org
To apply as a journeyman carpenter please call 360-424-1532.
Local 70 is now on Facebook!
Local 70 Officers and Delegates
President : John Lehman
Vice-President : Fidencio Dennis Velasco
Financial/Secretary Treasure : Don Sorenson
Recording Secretary : Miguel Perry
Warden : Rick Poitras
Conductor : Dan Hutchins
Trustee (Pos 1) : Michael Petrish
Trustee (Pos 2) : Lisa Marx
Trustee (Pos 3) : Danny O'Brien
At Large (Pos 1) : Greg Brady - Whatcom County
At Large (Pos 2) : Paul Galovin - Snohomish County
At Large (Pos 3) : Joseph Weeks - Skagit County
Delegates: Miguel Perry, Michael Petrish, Lisa Marx, Rick Poitras, John Lehman, Don Sorenson, Greg Brady, Dennis Velasco, Eric Torset
Alternate Delegates : Dan Hutchins and Paul Galovin
Rick Poitras (360) 201-5836
Miguel Perry (425) 330-2446
John Lehman (253) 508-2216
Fidencio Velasco (360) 819-0024
Carpenters Trust: www.ctww.org
Pacific NW Regional Council: www.nwcarpenters.org
Carpenters Training Center: www.carpentertraining.org
United Brotherhood of Carpenters: www.carpenters.org
Carpenters Local 30: www.carpenters30.org
Helmets to Hard Hats: www.helmetstohardhats.org
Employment Security: www.esd.wa.gov
Skagit Human Rights Festival: http://skagithrf.wordpress.com/
Sisters in the Brotherhood: https://www.carpenters.org/Todays_UBC_Top_Nav/Sisters/SIB_Landing.aspx
Snohomish County Energy Assistance: http://www.co.snohomish.wa.us/documents/Departments/Executive/News/NR_EnergyAssistance11.14.12.pdf
Washington State 211 (Financial and Misc. Assistance) http://win211.org/