L-193 forms recruiting committee

[+]Enlarge

L-193 officers and volunteers have created a committee to seek new members who already have basic skills.

Group focuses on high schools, welding programs

LOCAL 193 (BALTIMORE) aims to put a spark in its recruiting efforts by going after those who already have an interest in welding — high school students in technical programs and those attending welding schools. The lodge formed a committee for that purpose last August.

L-193 BM-ST Ernie Dorsey said the lodge has recruited in those areas before but decided to raise its level of involvement to bolster its membership. “We’re looking for people who are not only interested in becoming Boilermaker apprentices but who already have some background in the type of skills they will need,” he said. “We are going out and meeting with instructors at Maryland schools — especially in the Baltimore area — and so far we’ve been very well received.”

Published on the Web: May 2, 2008

Latest News

  • Newton B. Jones, Intl. President

    US must re-engage on climate change

    Read More

  • Jim Stapf, L-106, installs a stainless steel replica of the World Trade Center’s twin towers on the 911 Steel traveling memorial. Photo courtesy of Fred Anderson

    Local 106 members create twin towers replica for 9/11 memorial

    Read More

  • U.S. House Again Overwhelmingly Rejects Attack on Davis-Bacon Act

    Read More

  • From left to right, instructor Steve Youngblood, Austin Chaille, Richard Morris, Dakota Roy, Taylor Davidson, instructor Paul Richardson, Daniel Speigelman, Laeton Mowatt, instructor Eric Johnson and Simmons.

    Welding students seek high-paying Boilermaker jobs

    Read More

  • Congressman LoBiondo praises the Boilermakers, and organized labor, as the backbone of the country.

    Boilermakers name Frank LoBiondo Legislator of the Year

    Read More