Congratulations to Kyle Malcolm & Leeronson Boykin, graduates of the Steamfitters Local Union 638 Class of 2018! BP admires all efforts throughout this rigorous 4-year course. This increases employee credentials and creates more distinct levels of BP’s Commercial HVAC Services. All BP technicians with degrees are now eligible to complete General Pipe Fitting jobs in NYC and Long Island; Manhattan, Queens, Staten Island, Brooklyn, the Bronx and Nassau/Suffolk Counties.
When was it? May 10th, 2018
Where was it? Terrace on the Park in Flushing, NY
Want to work in HVAC: Why BP?
BP understands time management difficulties regarding class attendance and full-time work. To make our technician’s lives easier, BP allows first-year employee-students to utilize one work day per week to complete the class with pay!
Additionally, BP is a member of the ESOP Association, the Employee Stock Ownership Program. As a result, owners are dedicated to consistently returning profits to employees, to create a safe and trustworthy work environment. Additionally, the BP atmosphere creates a passionate mindset for all employees. In fact, most employees find coming into work enjoyable because BP Executives are consistently attentive to the health, satisfaction, and overall attitude(s).
Steamfitters Local 638
Steamfitters Local 638 maintains the jurisdiction of general pipe fitting in New York City, including the five boroughs. The school is a combination of local unions representing the Construction Branch and the Metal Trade Services Branch. The Enterprise Association of Steamfitters Local 638 is over 130 years old!
Steamfitters Local 638 Union: History & Formation
Enterprise Association of Steamfitters Local 638 of the United Association was chartered in 1884 under the Knights of Labor as Enterprise Assembly #3189. In 1914 the Enterprise Assembly was formed, it consisted of several different affiliations involving the United Association:
- Enterprise Association of Steam, Hot Water Hydraulic, Sprinkler, Pneumatic Tube, Ice Machine and General Pipe Fitters of New York
- Vicinity Local 638
- Progress Association of Steam, Hot Water and General Pipe Fitters Helpers of New York
- Vicinity Local 639