Calendar of Events and Meetings


A Message from President/Business Manager, Joseph Demark, Jr.

For those members seeking employment in LU 28’s territory, please follow the following instructions:

  1. Go to and fill out the permit worker application.

  2. Submit

  3. You will be contacted by a Contractor for employment

  4. If you accept the job, you are required to contact James Cuiffo, SMW LU 28 Financial Secretary at  (212) 941-7700.

  5. James Cuiffo will verify your LU 25 dues are paid in full and register the contractor you will be working for and the start date.

  6. You will be allowed to be employed for three (3) months, and then there will be a required request for an extension for employment in LU 28.

  7. You are required to notify Local 28 when you are laid off.

Members, it is mandatory for you to contact your home local and notify upon employment.  Please leave a message for James Harper, SMWLU 25 Financial Secretary, of your employment at (201) 507-0330, Extension 130.

Click here to see photos from the 2018 Pin Ceremony, held on September 27, 2018.

Congratulations to Erich Frie, Jr., son of Local 25 Member, Erich Frie and recipient of the 2018 Essex-West Hudson Labor Scholarship 

 Local 25 Funds Fair - Saturday, June 9, 2018


Monthly Membership Meetings*


    January 14                    July 15

​     February 11                 August - No Meeting

​     March 18                     September 16

     April 15                        October 21

​     May 20 (Cancelled)

     June 17                        November 18

     July 15                                  December 16

            *All meetings start at 6:00pm.​​ 


Sheet Metal Workers

Local 25 holidays:

Congresswoman Bonnie Watson Coleman

New Jersey's 12th District

New Jersey State AFL-CIO

Secretary - Treasurer

Laurel Brennan​

New Year's Day

Presidents' Day

Good Friday

Memorial Day

Independence Day

Labor Day

Veterans' Day

Thanksgiving Day

Christmas Day

The following is mandatory as per the last contract effective June 1, 2018; SFUA Article XII, Section 1 – Sheet Metal workers shall complete OSHA 30 training, as well as any mandatory refresher course, as a condition of employment in the sheet metal industry.  In addition, all journeymen shall obtain signaling, scissor lift, confined space, hoisting and rigging, and forklift training no later than May 31, 2019.

Advanced Training Calendar click here

For a Copy of letter mailed out click here

PCRA is officially ANSI Certified!

PCRA Graduates Celebration September 6, 2017

Click on the Job Bank logo for information on jobs available with other SMW locals.

Phone:  (201) 507-0330

440 Barell Avenue, Carlstadt, NJ 07072