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Union members are able to sit down with management as equals and bargain for better workplace conditions. For some, that might be higher wages and better benefits. For others it might be job security or fair treatment. Regardless of your specific needs, the IAM is here to help. To learn more about organizing your workplace please click the link below.
IAM District Lodge W24 and our members host and participates in numerous events throughout the year. Whether it's fundraisers for our favorite charity, Guide Dogs of America or important resources for our membership, you can find out about it here. Please click the link below
IAM District W24 is the proud home of 12 Local Lodges that encompass territory from Northern California, Oregon, Washington, Montana and Idaho. To find the link to your Local Lodge's website or Face Book page please click the "More Info" tab below.
The IAM, or International Association of Machinists and Aerospace workers, was founded in 1888 in a railroad pit in Atlanta, Georgia. The IAM is composed of a number of Districts and Local Lodges, organized along regional and industrial lines, each with particular functions and responsibilities.
IAM District W24 represents workers throughout Northern California, Oregon, Washington, Idaho & Montana. While our Union started in Machining & Aerospace, we've grown to represent thousands of workers in Transportation, Nursing, Mental Health Professionals, Medical Field, Light & Heavy Manufacturing, Maintenance, Public Defenders Office, Public Employees, School Employees, Public Safety, Department of Defense Workers, Forest Products Industry, Truck Manufacturing, Marine Terminals & much more.
OUR LOCAL LODGES
Local Lodge 63
Chartered in1889 LL 63 represents workers in aerospace, public schools, maintenance, ship yards, bakery & machining
Local Lodge W536
Chartered in 1937
LL W536 represents SW Washington workers in the forest product industry, transportation,
health care industry & machinist industry
local lodge 1005
Chartered in 1935
LL 1005 represents Oregon's Portland Metro area workers in manufacturing, automotive, maintenance transportation, public school, city government, bakery's & commercial truck manufacturing
Chartered in 1937 LL W130 represents Washington's Puget Sound & coastal area workers in the timber industry, healthcare industry, law enforcement & department of defense contractors
big sky country
Chartered in 1889 LL 88 represents Montana's workers in aerospace, automotive & heavy equipment maintenance, beverage bottling & distribution plants, public sector & private sector mechanics & Department of Defense contracts
woodworkers local lodge w38
Chartered in 1937 LL W38 represents Washington's SW Puget Sound area workers in forest products, law enforcement , public defenders office, district attorney's & city government
Chartered in 1938 LL 1432 represents Oregon's Portland Metro & Washington's Vancouver area workers in public power administration, transportation, healthcare, steel, manufacturing, machining
woodworkers local lodge w261
Chartered in 1937 LL W261 represents Central Oregon workers in city government, forest products, machining & welding
woodworkers local lodge w364
Chartered in 1937 LL W364 represents Eastern Washington & Idaho workers in forest products & healthcare
woodworkers local lodge w12
Chartered in 1937 LL W12 represents Southern Oregon & Northern California workers in forest products, aerospace & department of defense contractors