The Journeyman Roofer & Waterproofer Magazine

Our quarterly magazine includes a message from the president, news from district council and executive board meetings, updates on safety and health, apprenticeship, the pension plan, local union activities, outdoor life, organizing, and more.

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1st Quarter 2024

Proceedings and photos from the 30th International Convention held in Las Vegas, Nevada, October 9 – 13, 2023.

Fourth Quarter 2023

4th Quarter 2023

Features: Local 70 Roofers Install Patterned Garden Roof; Women in Roofing & Waterproofing; 50 Union Leaders Complete Leadership Training Program; Filing a Labor Grievance: Your Rights and Responsibilities; 2023 National Instructor Training Recap

Third Quarter 2023

3rd Quarter 2023

Features: 2024 National Apprentice Competition to Be Held in St. Louis; V.P. Vasey Steps Down and Kujawa Elected; Why Behavioral Health and Worker Wellbeing Is Everyone’s Concern; Women Can Roof Too; GAF University Held in Des Moines; Puerto Rico Recruits

2nd Quarter 2023

Features: Notre Dame Roof Project Receives Gold Circle Award; Biden Addresses NABTU Legislative Conference; Korellis Participates in Safety Stand-Down; Mentorship Offers a Path to Retention; NRIPP Over the Last Ten Years; Local 119 Apprentices Make Strides