We are sorry to hear of the passing of our Brother Joseph Andrew O'Brien, a Local 17 member for over 60 years. Joseph Andrew O'Brien, age 86, of Centerville, formerly of Norwood, passed away peacefully at home surrounded by his loving family on May 11, 2019. He was...read more
Local 17 is proud to sponsor Building Trades Recovery Week, starting Monday, April 29th. To register and see the full list of conference events, visit BuildingTradesForRecovery.com.read more
Today we remember Business Agent Charlie Geary, on the one-year anniversary of his passing. Rest In Peace Charlie....read more
Sheet Metal Workers Local 17 Announces Over $100,000 in Scholarships to MA, RI, NH Students $1.8 Million Dollars in Life-Changing Scholarships Donated Since Program's Inception Sheet Metal Workers Local 17 this week awarded over $100,000 in scholarships for 26...read more
We have exciting news to share—SMW17 is on TV! Check out our new ad that just hit the airwaves: https://www.facebook.com/SheetMetalWorkersLocal17/videos/2271332109623351/ It’s running on all your favorite channels—History, FOX, NESN—and, most importantly, during Red...read more
SHEET METAL WORKERS LOCAL 17 INSURANCE FUND: LEADING THE INDUSTRY IN QUALITY As healthcare costs across the U.S. continue to skyrocket, workers are increasingly being forced to shoulder the burden. What’s worse, they’ve had to sacrifice the best doctors and medicine...read more
Bob Bulter, Business Manager, Local 17 Dear Brothers and Sisters, 2018 was a banner year for Local 17. We’re growing in strength and numbers, and we look forward to building on our success in the year ahead. Generating Even More Work We’re proud to report that...read more
Transitioning from the battlefield to the workplace can be difficult. After bravely serving our country, many veterans say it’s a challenge to match the skills they developed in the military with those of potential employers. Office jobs don’t always feel like the...read more
SMW17 regularly holds meetings, trainings, and events that better help us serve our membership.
Check the calendar below or call us at (617) 296-1680 for more information.