Local 338 is an amalgamated union representing four separate bargaining units: Kaiser Aluminum - production/maintenance and clerical/technical workers, Kaiser Alutek workers, and LB Foster pre-cast/railroad ties division workers. We number more than 1000 private sector members who work primarily in manufacturing industries in North Eastern Washington.

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September Union Meetings will take place on Tuesday, September 15th.

Times of the meetings are 7:30 am, 3:30 pm, 5:30 pm, and 7:30 pm.

Due to State of Washington regulations related to COVID-19 and public gatherings Social Distancing and proper use of Face Masks will be in force. Please bring your face mask.


September 16th - TAA Meetings

Trade Act Assistance (TAA)

For members layed off - by appointment only
8:00 am, 10:30 am, 1:00 pm, 3:30 pm and 6:00 pm.

Call 924-2650 to reserve a seat

Face masks and social distancing rules will be in force at each of the meetings, please bring your mask.




September 17th - C & T Meetings

C & T Members - Benefits Plan Meetings
Kasier Conference Center: 6:00 am/2:00 pm

Local 338 Union Hall: 10:00 am




September 24th - Alutek Meetings

Alutek Union Meetings

@ the Union Hall

7:20 am and 3:20 pm




COVID-19 Information

Unemployment Insurance Fraud Awareness


Unemployment Fraud Next Steps

Incentive Compensation Plan Letter click to view


If you have questions regarding your pension benefits and surviving spouse options please contact the Union Hall at 924-2650.


Have you taken time to update your current beneficiary? Keeping your intended beneficiary updated will ensure that the person you want to receive your benefits if something were to happen to you will receive them. There are beneficiary statements for your $54,000 life insurance policy through Kaiser, Fidelity Mutual 401k, Pension benefits through the Steelworker Pension Trust (SPT), and if you were employed by Kaiser Aluminum prior to April 30, 2004 the Pension Benefit Guarantee Corporation (PBGC).  

To update your beneficiary statements, you can call the following phone numbers:

Kaiser Aluminum  927-6427
SPT                     1-800-848-1953
Fidelity Mutual     1-800-835-5095
PBGC                  1-800-400-7242 Case #19737000

Have you had any recent changes in your dependent’s status? A “Qualifying Event” is a change in dependent status that could include a death, birth, divorce, marriage, adoption etc. Under the IRS federal guidelines you must notify the Company within 30 days of any dependent changes. Failure to notify the Company could result in new dependents not having medical, prescription, vision, or dental coverage until January of 2018. To notify the Company of any change call Donna Schrader at Extension 6427.


Union Meeting DateDate: September 15, 2020
Times:7:30 am- 3:30 pm-5:30 pm- 7:30 pm
Location: Union Hall
SOAR Meeting DateJuly - CANCELLED
Time: 9:30 am
Location: Union Hall