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

4th Annual Construction Memorial March

POSTED: April 23, 2018

Local 139 would like to encourage members to attend the Construction Workers Memorial on April 26th.

WI DOT Bid Lettings – April 10, 2018

POSTED: April 10, 2018

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

Wisconsin’s First Building Trades Council Launched

POSTED: April 10, 2018

The newly-formed, statewide Wisconsin Building Trades Council presented Big Step with $100,000 at the new Gateway Technical College-Racine Campus.

CALL TO ACTION: Brother Anderson Needs Our Help!

POSTED: April 5, 2018

Mike Anderson, an apprentice for Operator Local 139, needs our help!

Support Rebecca Dallet for Wisconsin Supreme Court

POSTED: April 3, 2018

The rights of Wisconsin’s working men and women have been under attack! Vote Rebecca Dallet for Wisconsin Supreme Court.

Holiday Office Hours - Friday, March 30th, 2018

POSTED: March 28, 2018

The statewide offices of Operating Engineers Local 139 will be closed on Good Friday, March 30.