Sheet Metal Workers' Local 9 Colorado

SMART, the International Association of Sheet Metal, Air, Rail and Transportation Workers, is one of North America’s most dynamic and diverse unions with 208,000 members. SMART’s members ensure the quality of the air we breathe, promote energy efficiency, produce and provide the vital services that move products to market and passengers to their destinations. We are sheet metal workers, service technicians, bus operators, engineers, conductors, sign workers, welders, production employees and more. With members in scores of different occupations, we advocate for fairness in the workplace, excellence at work and opportunity for all working families.

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SMART Local Union 9 has completed our new apprenticeship website and launched

SMART has updated its Member Benefits section exclusively for SMART members with new offerings such as discounts for movie and theme park tickets along with other entertainment options.

In Virginia, one vote determined the balance of power in that state and what path leaders will take in the foreseeable future.

Last week, the Bureau of Labor Statistics released data on changes in union membership from 2016 to

Recent News

The SMW Local 9 Office & Apprenticeship halls will be closed during the following Holidays in 2020:

  • New Year's Day - Wednesday, January 1, 2020
  • Memorial Day - Monday, May 25th 2020
  • Independence Day - Friday, July 3rd in observance of July 4th.
  • Labor Day - Monday, September 7th, 2020
  • Thanksgiving - Thursday & Friday,  November 26th & 27th, 2020
  • Christmas - Thursday and Friday, December 24th & 25th, 2020

This is just a reminder that the time for the regularly scheduled Union Meeting on the first Wednesday of each month has been permanently changed to 6:00pm. The locations are the Denver Training Center and the Colorado Springs Training Center through video conferencing.

In Solidarity,

Jon Alvino
Business Manager
Local Union #9
303-922-1213 ext.213

Check out this fascinating book & synopsis regarding the Sheet Metal trade below. 

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SMOHIT has made a grief and trauma counselor available to SMART members and their families.

Simply call (877) 884-6227 for help.

If you have been struggling with suicidal thoughts, you are not alone. Having thoughts of wanting to take your own life is common among those dealing with severe depression. It is important to remember, however, that what you are feeling or thinking doesn't have to translate into action.