BCA – L 15-15A Rates 7-1-2024 to 6-30-2025

OPERATING ENGINEERS LOCAL #15 15A Wage Rates and Fringe Benefits 7/1/2024 to 6/30/2025






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‘Maintenance Engineer “A” rate “Maintenance Engineer “B” rate ‘“App. Engineer/Oiler “A” rate ““App. Engineer/Oiler “B” rate Radiant Mechanical Heaters Maintenance Engineer “Tower Crane” Oilers on Truck Crane Oilers on Crawler Crane CONTRIBUTIONS HOURS PAID:Pension Fund Welfare Fund Annuity Fund Vacation Fund/P.A.C.(tax) Supplemental Dues (tax) I.A.P. Fund Medical Reimbursement Fund Apprentice / National Training Fund Defense/Target Fund (tax) $ $ $ $ $ $ $ $ 62.3447.2959.0242.5536.0065.7662.2844.97







The above fringes, excluding LA.P. are paid to employees in the form of “stamps” and placed in his weekly pay envelope. These stamps are purchased from the Union Fund Office.


A separate check for the I.A.P. Fund, made payable to the Industry Advancement Program for hours worked, to be presented at same time purchase of stamps is made at the Union Fund Office.




8 hour day


40 hour week


8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. or 8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. 1/2 hour lunch option


JOB DESCRIPTIONS: *Maintenance Engineer “A” rate:


Installing, repairing, maintaining, dismantling of all equipment including: steel cutting and bending machines, mine hoists, tower cranes, linden peine, lorrain liebherr, mannes or machines of a similar nature. Well point systems, driving maintenance trucks and truck mounted welding machines when 3 or more motorized concrete buggies (ride types) are utilized on the job site, they shall be serviced, maintained and reparied by the maintenance engineer.


JOB DESCRIPTIONS: CON’T ^Maintenance Engineer “B” rate:


Operating, installing, repairing, maintaining & dismantling all pumps regardless of


motor power and size except river cofferdam pumps and wellpoint pumps, mechanical heaters (excluding Radiant type heaters), generators, concrete mixers with loading device, motor generators when used for temporary power.


***Apprentice Engineer/Oiler “A” rate:


(Service Engineers) All gasoline, electric, diesel or air operated: gradalls, concrete pumps, power houses, driving truck cranes, driving and operating fuel and grease trucks: their duties shall be to assist the Engineer in oiling, greasing and repairing all machines.


****Apprentice Engineer/Oiler “B” rate:


(Service Mechanics) All gasoline, electric, diesel or air operated: cranes, backhoes, trenching machines, gunite machines, compressors (3 or more in battery), overhead cranes in power houses: their duties shall be to assist the Engineer in oiling, greasing and repairing all machines.




Conditions: Excess of 8 hours per day Excess of 40 hours per week Saturday, Sunday and HolidaysDouble time on overtime hours
Fringes: On hours paid EXCEPT for Pension and IAP funds which are paid straight time for hours worked.

PAID HOLIDAYS: (11) New Year’s Day Lincoln’s Birthday Presidents’ Day Memorial Day


Fourth of July Veteran’s Day
Labor Day Thanksgiving Day
Columbus Day Christmas Day

Friday after Thanksgiving


NOTE: The above holidays are to be paid even if occuring on Saturday. If above holidays occur on a Sunday, they will be observed on Monday.




Employees must work one day in the payroll week in which the holiday occurs to be eligible for Holiday pay. (Notice attached)




Two Shifts: The work period for each shift shall be continuous 8 hours to be paid at straight time.Each shift will work 7 1/2 hours but will be paid for 8 hours at straight time with 1/2 hour for mealtime.8:00 a.m. Monday to 8:00 a.m. Saturday except when necessary to conform with Article IV, Section 6 of the Trade Agreement.
Three Shifts:
Work Week: