Local 139 Apprenticeships

Join the ranks of the most well-trained and well-paid apprentices in Wisconsin. The Local 139 apprenticeship program accommodates heavy equipment operators with little to no experience in the field.

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Calendar of Events

Keep yourself up to date on the happenings of Local 139. We hope to see you soon!

Full List of IUOE 139 Events

Benefits of Organizing

Organizing is extremely important to the membership of Local 139. Our organization efforts increase our market share, which means increased bargaining strength.

The benefits of organizing are undeniable.

Local 139 works tirelessly to provide a voice for its members, and we value your contribution. We’re stronger when we work as a unified group than we are as individuals.

IUOE 139 News & Notes

RSVP Online: Local 139 Picnic on Saturday, July 15 at the Coloma Training Center

POSTED: May 22, 2017

Join us for the Local 139 Picnic on Saturday, July 15 at the Joseph J. Goetz Jr.Training Center in Coloma for a day of great food and fun.

WI DOT Bid Lettings – May 9th, 2017

POSTED: May 11, 2017

Wisconsin Department of Transportation (WisDOT) Highway Construction Bid Lettings occur on the second Tuesday of each month.

Miss Wisconsin Skylar Witte, Granddaughter of Retiree Harvey Witte, to Compete for Miss USA

POSTED: May 3, 2017

Congratulations and best wishes in the upcoming Miss USA competition in Las Vegas to Miss Wisconsin USA Skylar Witte, granddaughter of retired Operating Engineer Harvey Witte.

Local 139 Family Picnic Gun Raffle

POSTED: April 25, 2017

Local 139 will be holding a Gun Raffle at the 2017 Family Picnic! Tickets sales begin Monday, May 1st at the Madison District Union Meeting at 7:00 p.m.

High School Pre-Apprenticeship Program - Destinations Career Academy

POSTED: April 22, 2017

High school students in grades 9-12 can learn what it takes to become an Operating Engineer when they enroll in Destinations Career Academy’s Pre-apprenticeship Program.