Shop Stewards: The backbone of Teamsters 856

April 30, 2018
This month, 50 new and veteran Teamsters 856 shop stewards gathered in San Francisco for training to learn new skills and refresh their existing knowledge. Shop stewards are the backbone of the local union. In one day, a steward can be called on to act as an advocate, a sounding board, a negotiator, a contractRead More >

City of Santa Rosa employees vote to become members of Teamsters 856

April 30, 2018
This month, 450 members of the Santa Rosa City Employees Association (SRCEA) voted to become full Teamsters 856 members. The members are technical, professional, and clerical workers who serve the City of Santa Rosa as code enforcement, IT, administrative technicians, customer service representatives, civil engineering technicians, building inspectors, waste water operators, parking operations aids, andRead More >