Teamsters Local 71 member and UPSer Kevin Gibson, 52, passed away on Monday. "Brother Kevin was respected by many. Teamsters Local 71 extends love, sympathy and support to his family at this time," said Secretary-Treasurer Brandon Price. Click here to view obituary, send flowers to the service, or get details on Brother Kevin's celebration of life.
The application process for the 2020 James R. Hoffa Memorial Fund Scholarship program has begun. The deadline to apply is March 2, 2020. Find out more about the scholarship and apply online.
Happy New Year to our Local 71 Teamster Brothers and Sisters. Last fall, members voted for new leadership and a new direction.
As your newly elected executive board, we are excited for the opportunity to work with each and every one of you to build a stronger union.
Here are the buildings and classifications represented by your Business Agents.
If you have an issue, the first step is to talk to your steward. Your Business Agent is there to back up you and your steward.
Willie Ford: American Red Cross, Alsco, Blue Link, Old Castle, Northern Tool, Movies, UPS-Florence, UPS-Charlotte Hub (Feeders, Derita Center)
Brandon "Hot Dog" Price: Ameri Pride, Aramark, CSI, UPS-Monroe, UPS-Charlotte Hub (preload, automotive), UPS-Lake Norman, UPS-Lancaster, UPS-Rock Hill
Cliff Crawford: ABF, Holland, YRC, UPS Freight
Benji Austin: UPS-Gastonia, UPS-Kannapolis, UPS-Salisbury, UPS-Air Division, UPS-Charlotte Hub (Arrowood Center, Metro Center, Reload)