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Navy Yard Apprenticeship Opportunities

Navy Yard Apprenticeship Opportunities

In 2004, Philly Shipyard, Inc. (PSI) established an apprenticeship program to develop the next generation of shipyard skilled workers and leaders. This three-year time-based competency program takes candidates with little or no experience and trains them to be multi-skilled employees that can perform successfully in …

Covid Update For 1739 Members

Covid Update For 1739 Members

Vaccination is still the best remedy to stay safe from the COVID virus and our best chance to end the pandemic.  If you haven’t gotten a vaccination, please get one.   And we are now entering a period where Covid booster shots are being offered. The CDC has …

Important Voter Information

Important Voter Information

The next election season is practically here! Key dates to remember are: October 18 – Voter Registration Deadline October 26 – Mail-in Ballot Application Deadline November 2 – Election Day Apply for a mail-in ballot by 5pm on October 26, 2021, with a valid PA …

AFSCME LOCAL 1739 UPDATE – SEPTEMBER 2021

AFSCME LOCAL 1739 UPDATE – SEPTEMBER 2021

Negotiation & Covid Impacts   JFCS AFSCME Local 1739 reached a tentative agreement with Jewish Family and Children’s Service on Wednesday, August 24th. The tentative agreement will be distributed to the JFCS membership for their ratification after the Labor Day weekend. SPIN COVID MODIFICATION On …