509-489-1891 / Fax 509-484-5731
email: bm242@aol.com
6404 N Pittsburg
Spokane, WA 99217

Luke Lafley – Business Manager
Lisa Brown – Office Manager
Ali Henderson – Office Assistant
Kim Campbell – Office Staff

Open: M – F 8am to Noon & 1pm to 5pm

Office CLOSED from Noon to 1pm for lunch


President – Luka Bender
Vice-President – Cody Piwonka
Secretary-Treasurer – Luke Lafley
Business Manager – Luke Lafley
Recording Secretary – George Moore
Chairman of Trust – Dan Gassenberg
Trustee – Benjamin Robinson
Trustee – Steve Burger
Inspector – Scott Covington

What Is A Boilermaker?

As of March 1, 2019 the office will no longer accept any bank/credit cards over the phone. You can pay your dues with a bank debit/credit Visa or MasterCard in the members only area of our Web Site: www.boilermakers242.com.

You can also check with your bank about “Online Bill Pay”.
We still accept checks, money orders and cash.

Both the Spokane & Portland Training Centers will be closed December 22nd through January 6th. Spokane will reopen Jan 7th & Portland Jan 8th.Thank you and Happy Holidays!


You may practice welding at the
Spokane Union Hall: Tues & Thurs, 5-8pm (Call office for opennings)
Portland Training Center 2515 NE Columbia Blvd. Portland, OR 97211: Tues – Fri, 8am – 4:30pm.

We recommend that you use this time while we have an instructor in the shop to practice for work and/or Common Arc testing.

Please call the Union Hall with questions.

2nd Saturday of every month, 10:00am at Spokane Union Hall

Only available on the 1st Wednesday of every month, between 1pm and 5pm at the union hall.(Or by mail, with a completed Apprentice Application Request form)

As of Jan 1st 2019, monthly dues are as follows:

$53.25 – Field Construction
$55.75 – Shop Members
Monthly dues are to be paid by the 1st of each month.

All members wanting to work MUST be current on BDS System. For questions on staying or becoming current on BDS, see Referral Rules.

If your contact info has changed, please Contact Us or call the office with your new address, ph#, or email address.

Some useful Forms can be downloaded from our Forms page.