Smart Local Union №565

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2021 SMART Local 565 Scholarships

The 2021 SMART Local 565 Scholarship Applications are ready! Please go to the Programs and Services page to find the necessary forms and information to apply for the scholarships. In addition, the IA Sheet Metal Scholarship Program, Union Plus Scholarship, and Wisconsin Labor History Society Essay Contest can also be found on the same page. When […]

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Organizer position available

Local 565 Organizer Dan Kortte has accepted a position with our International as an International Organizer. We wish Dan all of the best and have enjoyed working with him over the last 10 years. If you see Dan, please be sure to congratulate him! Consequently, the Union will be accepting applications for the position of […]

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2020 SMART Local 565 Officer Election Results

The final results of the 2020 SMART Local 565 Officer Elections that were held July 21st through July 23 are as follows: BUSINESS MANAGER/FINANCIAL SECRETARY, TREASURER: Jesse Buell BUSINESS REPRESENTATIVE/RECORDING SECRETARY: Tom Niebuhr BUSINESS REPRESENTATIVE/ORGANIZER: Scott Seymour PRESIDENT: Randy Boles VICE PRESIDENT: Paul Baker EXECUTIVE BOARD MEMBERS: Terry Lyon, Rick Rumpel, Tyler Wolfe TRUSTEES: Brian […]

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SMART Local 565 Online Store

Are you looking for the latest in SMART Local 565 clothing? Then click HERE (link updated 8/18/20) to shop the online store. The link can also be found on the Programs and Services page.

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2020 SMWISF Scholarship Winners

The Sheet Metal Workers’ International Scholarship Foundation Selection Committee has named the following recipients from Local 565 to receive a one-year, $4,000 per year scholarship beginning with the Fall 2020 term: Alex Cappel, son of member David Cappell at Greenheck Fan Kaleb Roth, son of member Chad Roth at Greenheck Fan Congratulations to both Alex […]

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Nose pieces for mask makers

The International’s SMART Army asked Local Unions to step up during the COVID-19 pandemic and help provide aluminum nose pieces to volunteer mask making groups who were sewing masks for front-line workers across America. Local 565 partnered up with our signatory contractors Carnes Company and Greenheck Fan and together we supplied over 200,000 nose pieces […]

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2020 SMART Local 565 Scholarship Winners

We are proud to announce the winners of Local 565’s scholarships for 2020. The Local had thirteen (12) applicants and five (5) winners. The winner of the President’s Scholarship, $1500, is Tiffany Heinzen, daughter of member Matthew Heinzen. The winner of the Scott Gast Memorial Scholarship, $1100, is Jessica Bandell, daughter of member William Bandell. […]

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2020 SMART Local 565 Scholarships

The 2020 SMART Local 565 Scholarship Applications are ready! Please go to the Programs and Services page to find the necessary forms and information to apply for the scholarships. In addition, the IA Sheet Metal Scholarship Program, Union Plus Scholarship, and Wisconsin Labor History Society Essay Contest can also be found on the same page. When […]

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Local 565’s first Youth Apprentice

Ian Fischer is SMART Local 565’s first ever Production Youth Apprentice! After completing 450 working hours, Ian accepted an offer from signatory Greenheck Fan and moved to full time status during the first week of June 2019. Pictured below is Ian with Steward Rhonda Elliott and Business Representative Tom Thoma at Merrill High School. Photo […]

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2019 SMWISF Scholarship Winner

Alizabeth Grady, daughter of member Thomas Grady at Sub Zero Freezer, is a recipient of the Sheet Metal Workers International Scholarship Foundation scholarship. This $4000 scholarship is for the 2019 Fall term. Congratulations to you Alizabeth!!!

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