Local 798 News Archive
Effective May 1, 2010 Local 798 will only hold membership applications for 6 months. It is up the applicant to resubmit the application back to the Local.
We now have an automated system for checking your position on the out-of-work list. You may call 918-610-2746 , and when prompted, enter your book or social security number followed by # sign. You will then be given your position on the out-of-work list. Please be advised that you must allow 24 hours from the time you place your name on the out-of-work list before you can call and retrieve this automated information.
Remember, to place yourself on the out-of-work list, you must call 918-663-3200 . Leave your name, book number or social security number, date terminated, and reason for termination - whether laid off, fired, quit, or missed welding test. You will be placed on the out-of-work list as of the date and time of this call. Again, you must wait 24 hours from the time you place your name on the out-of-work list before you can call and check your position.
It is extremely important that you keep your CURRENT address and phone information on file with the Union. In order to conduct our business, we must have your correct contact information. We are only able to accept TWO phone numbers, so please indicate which number you wish to have as your primary phone contact (the number we will call first).
To change your phone or address, please submit a completed change of address card, or submit a written request that includes your name, book or social security number, the new information, and you must include your SIGNATURE. You can fax this information to 918 627-9327 .
Pipeline Industry Benefit Fund - 918 280-4800 .
Local 798 Training Center (Welding School) - 918 622-0210 .
Local 798 Business Agent and Organizer Voice Mail Service - 918 663-6520 .
Jobline – 918 610-2745 (only available M-F, 6:00 p.m. to 7:00 a.m.).
To place yourself on the Out-Of-Work List - 918 663-3200 .
Automated Out-Of-Work List Position Information (to see where you are at on the Out-Of-Work List) – 918 610-2746 .
Local Union 798 Membership Business - 918 622-1900 . For dispatch, press 2. For all other Local Union Business, press 3.