• Weld Shop Closure

    The Weld, Thread & Solder Shops will all be closed for the Apprentice Contest from  Friday April 27th, to Sunday, April 29th. The shops will reopen on Monday, April 30th.

  • Jordan Cove Meeting

    We will have a 52 passenger bus heading to the Jordan Cove meeting on Thursday March 23th. The bus will leave the Local 290 Training Centers as follows: Tualatin       @ 10:30am Salem           @ 11:15am Springfield @ 1:15pm The Jordan Cove meeting will be held at the Ramada Inn – Medford, 2250 Biddle Rd. Medford from […]

  • Math Aptitude Test Sample

    Those interested in applying to the Plumbers, Steamfitters & HVAC/R Apprenticeship Programs may download the Sample Math Aptitude Test to practice the math skills required to work in the industry. Download Test Here. Those interested may also take a Mechanical Aptitude practice test here. **These tests are only a sampling of the types of questions […]

  • Weld Shop Thursday, March 2

    We will have limited availability on weld shop booth space all day on Thursday, March 2, 2017. We will be hosting Hillsboro High School’s career day and will have students and volunteers throughout the building learning about our programs. We appreciate your patience!

  • 2017 Golf Tournament

    Sunday, June 11, 2017   8:00 am. Please contact argue@ua290.org for more information.  Download Entrance Form Here    

  • Negotiation Meeting with Contractors

    Our First Negotiation meeting with our Contractors will be on Saturday, February 25th at 8:00 AM. There will be a gallery set up for interested Members. If you are from out of the Metro Area you may view the Negotiations via the remote in Salem, Redmond, Springfield, Medford or Eureka.

  • Oppose Right-to-Work Legislation

    The current National Political party in power is attempting to implement national right-to-work (for less) legislation via H.R.785. Please be aware of the impact that this will have to your life. Right to work states earn an average of 10% less across the entire workforce (skilled crafts have a much greater discrepancy) and they have […]