Operating Engineers

INTERNATIONAL UNION OF OPERATING ENGINEERS LOCAL #17

Website:  www.iuoe-17.com

 

Business Manager:  Gary Swain Year Chartered: 1900
President & Business Representative:

Bill Fekete

Local Membership: 1,736
Business Representative:  Eliot Jimerson

Working Conditions

Requires extensive exposure to sunlight and heat over long periods of time. Working conditions would likely be very problematic for anyone having skin sensitivities or experiencing breathing problems due to the constant high temperature, radiant heat from road surfaces or the smell of asphalt.

Apprenticeship Training Period

Related Instruction and Method

Qualifications

Probationary Period

Current Journeyman Rate

Apprentice Wage Progression Schedule

Fringe Benefits

Union Dues

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