UA VIP Program helps transitioning service members begin careers

While some veterans struggle to transition into meaningful careers, the United Association is working to help prepare active-duty transitioning military service members for a career in the pipe trades.

This Memorial Day, UA Veterans in Piping Program Administrator Mike Hazard joined the AWF Union Podcast to detail the VIP Program, explain how it helps service members transition back to civilian life and more. Continue reading

UA VIP Program Administrator touts veterans as great apprentices

The various building trades unions provide pathways for military service members to transition from a career in the military into a career in the building trades.

America’s Work Force Union Podcast aired a replay of the Monday, Nov. 9 episode featuring United Association Veterans in Piping (UA VIP) Program Administrator Mike Hazard. Continue reading

UA VIP Program Administrator tells how the program helps veterans find careers

As service members prepare to finish their service and reenter the civilian workforce, many struggle to find a path that leads to a valuable career. United Association Veterans in Piping Program Administrator Mike Hazard explained how the United Association is helping active-duty transitioning service members attain a career in the pipe trades on the Sept. 30 episode of America’s Work Force Union Podcast. Continue reading

INVEST in America Act

President of Alliance for American Manufacturing, Scott Paul spoke with America’s Work Force Radio Podcast on July 1 to discuss the Investing in a New Vision for the Environment and Surface Transportation (INVEST) in America Act. Continue reading