Annual Meeting Features Winning Projects and Individual Recognition
CISCO recognized both individuals and project teams for their outstanding work in construction, as well as within the industry, as more than 260 guests looked on during the recent event at Maggiano’s in Schaumburg.
Pictured is Chicago Federation of Labor President Jorge Ramirez who was awarded the association’s Labor Advocate of the Year Award. To see the complete list of winners, click here. To view more pictures from the event, click here.
Plumbers Accepting Applications for their Apprenticeship Program
The Plumbers JAC will be accepting applications for the plumbing apprenticeship program at the following locations: 1) 1400 W. Washington Blvd., Chicago, IL 60607 – (312) 421-1028; 2) 2114 So. I-80 Frontage Road, Joliet, IL 60436 – (815) 725-0278; and 3) 31855 No. U.S. Hwy 12, Volo, IL 60073 – (815) 759-5900.
The JAC will be taking applications every Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday from January 25 through February 26, 2016. Times: 1:00 – 4:00 p.m. on Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Thursday, and from 6:00 – 8:00 p.m. on Thursdays.
A $25 money order or cashier’s check is required payable to Plumbers J.A.C., Local 130. Test taking tip books are available. Requirements include: Must be 18 years old, 17 and a senior in high school may apply with a student ID. Also required: a valid driver’s license, birth certificate or US passport, sealed high school or college transcripts or a GED certificate. Check www.jac130.org for further details.
CISCO Board Expands 2016 Scholarship Program – Application Deadline Feb. 19, 2016
CISCO’s long-standing Scholarship Program has begun to accept applications in three different categories. Recently, the CISCO Board added a third, 4-year scholarship for high school seniors who are planning on attending a 4-year university or college. The other two categories are for seniors who plan on attending a two-year community college, and for building trade or contractor employees who are returning to school for continuing education purposes.
CISCO Annual Report - Read Now!
CISCO’s Annual Report for 2015 is now available to all members. To view/download the Report, click here.
CISCO Has Just Moved to A New Office
CISCO has just moved to a new location in Burr Ridge. Our new address is 999 McClintock Drive, Suite 100, Burr Ridge, IL 60527. Staff emails remain the same. Come visit us if you are in the neighborhood. To see where we are located on the map, click here.