Plasterers

PLASTERERS LOCAL #9
325 Oliver Street | North Tonawanda, NY 14120
Telephone: (716) 690-9985 | Fax: (716) 690-9943

Website: http://www.opcmia.org/

Business Agent: Paul Brown Year Chartered: 1864
Local Membership: 75

Job Description

Apply coats of plaster to interior walls, ceilings and portions of buildings to produce finished surfaces that are fire-resistant and soundproof. They also mix plaster to a desired consistency and spread the plaster over drywall or masonry base using a trowel.

Work Scope

Apply coats of plaster to interior walls, ceilings and portions of buildings to produce finished surfaces which are fire-resistant and soundproof.

Major Projects Associated With

  • Canterbury Woods Apartment Complex
  • The Lodge on the Lake at Six Flags/Darien Lake
  • The Albright Knox Art Gallery
  • The Erie County Historical Society Building
  • Seneca-Niagara Casino – Niagara Falls, NY
  • Ralph C. Wilson Stadium

Union Message

“While our union does not have as many members when compared to the other Building Trade Council member unions, the Plasterer’s union nonetheless plays an integral role in the Western New York construction industry. Our union is a tremendous example of no matter how large an organization might be, the role you choose to play in bettering the lives of your members, as well as assisting the community to grow, far outweighs any other factor.”
– Paul Brown, Business Representative

Community and Charitable Involvements

  • Buffalo City Hall Observation Deck
  • United Way of Buffalo and Erie County
  • St. Martin DePorres Church Rectory
  • El Bethel Baptist Church

Union Slogan

“If Western New York is to rebound economically in the new millennium, organized labor must play an important role. It is our members who are the community’s backbone, the one’s who’ve stayed to raise our families here. Working with management together will be a major factor in helping breathe new life into the region.”

Apprentice Information

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