BECOMING A TEAMSTER MEMBER: How do you become a teamster?
Joining Local 959 will take you on the road to success! Visit or contact any of the office locations where staff are available to answer your questions. You will be asked to complete a membership application and pay a hiring hall fee to join. After you have completed this process you can bid on open jobs you qualify for. Job calls are at 10:00 a.m. and 3:00 p.m. in Anchorage and 9:00 a.m. and 2:00 p.m. in Fairbanks.
Click here to see our job board for current opportunities.
ORGANIZING YOUR WORKFORCE: Teamsters Local 959 represents members in a variety of industries including Trucking, healthcare workers, administrative, warehousing, pilots, government contract workers, communication, and many more. Local 959 has an Organizer on Staff, click here to reach Derek Musto to get information about organizing your workplace.
YOU HAVE RIGHTS AS A UNION MEMBER: Go to www.nlrb.gov
The National Labor Relations Act (NLRA) was enacted in 1935 to protect the rights of employees and employers, to encourage collective bargaining, and to curtail private-sector labor-management practices which can harm the general welfare of workers, businesses, and the U.S. economy.