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Lots of winter work still available!     Join Teamsters Local 959!!

With increased activity this winter, Teamsters have opportunities for Drivers to build ice roads, haul gravel and support pipeline projects this winter on the North Slope. A strong commitment to safety with a good attitude and experience on the North Slope or heavy civil construction is needed.

Those interested MUST HAVE:
· Current Resume
· Pass a Fit for Duty & Drug Test
· Have a current CDL and Med-Card with all appropriate endorsements
· Be Prepared to Take a Road Test

Please contact Dispatch – Anchorage (907) 751-8566, Fairbanks (907) 450-6123 OR Business Representatives, James McMilon @ (907) 450-6125, jmcmilon@akteamsters.com & Joe Rintala (907) 751-8546, jrintala@akteamsters.com

2019 A.L.I.V.E. Winners!!!

Local 959 Members


At the November Fairbanks membership meeting, the Local was honored to recognized long term area Shop Steward, Mike McLean, for his years of service and dedication to the membership. Mike was presented with a Teamsters watch and was given the Larry K. West Award for Shop Steward of the Year!!! Stop by the Fairbanks Hall to see Mike at all of the monthly meetings and give him a big congratulations 😁

Join Local 959

Joining Local 959 will take you on the road to success!  Visit or contact any of the Hall locations where staff are available to answer your questions.  You will be asked to complete a membership application and pay a hiring hall fee to join.  After you have completed this process you can bid on open jobs you qualify for.  Job calls are at 10:00 a.m. and 3:00 p.m. in Anchorage and 9:00 a.m. and 2:00 p.m. in Fairbanks.

To learn more about Teamsters Local 959 – go to: WELCOME TO YOUR TEAMSTER UNION!