Local 947 USWU, IUJAT is a labor organization with more than 30 years experience negotiating contracts for employees in the following industries: Hotel (Hospitality); Building Services; Manufacturing; Transportation; and Office Employees.
Local 947 is known for negotiating extremely high
health and retirement benefit plan packages and much improved wages, hours, holidays, sick leave, bereavement leave and other working conditions.
Local 947 has collective bargaining agreements in Long Island, Bronx, Brooklyn, Queens, Staten Island, New York Metropolitan Area, New Jersey, Massachusetts, Connecticut and Pennsylvania.
Not only is Local 947’s success reflected in its growth and outstanding Benefit Funds, but it is
also mirrored in the workplaces of its membership. Our members are at the top of their industries, enjoying competitive wages, excellent benefits, secure employment, and dignified working environments through the united efforts of Local 947’s officers, staff and of course, our members.
Olkon Corporation, established in 1947, is a purchasing partner for both small and large corporations, located in many different parts of the world.
For over 60 years, Olkon has operated as an independent purchasing office for a wide variety US manufacturing companies.
Olkon purchases to customer specifications, making sure materials are delivered on time. The procurement of material includes the safe delivery to our customers door. We can offer competitive pricing based on our experience and contacts at many companies in the US.