UA Local 669 recruiting specialist looks to recruit more veterans into the trades

During the week of Veterans Day, America’s Work Force Union Podcast featured veterans who continue to serve by helping fellow Americans obtain careers in union industries.

United Association (UA) Local 669 Recruitment and Outreach Specialist Tim Coleman joined America’s Work Force Union Podcast to discuss how he is helping to recruit new members into the ranks of UA Local 669 and the building trades in general. 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 Veterans in Piping administrator touts career transition program for veterans to get into the pipe trades

National Apprenticeship Week is Nov. 8 through Nov. 14 and helps to educate people from all walks of life about the benefits of a registered apprenticeship program and the meaningful careers into which they can lead.

Navy veteran and United Association Veterans in Piping (UA VIP) Administrator Mike Hazard joined America’s Work Force Union Podcast to discuss his background in the pipe trades, the Navy, his involvement with the VIP Program and more. Continue reading