10Mar 2018

The IUPAT DC6 Young Lions Glaziers pulled together to give back to one of their own! Thank you to everyone who came out to Rookies Sports Bar & Grille to make our fundraiser for Kelly Decrane an overwhelming success! Together, we were able to inspire a fellow sister to FIGHT LIKE A GIRL, and pull together for a great cause.

19Feb 2018

April 25th Youngstown IUPAT Grand Opening/Open House 5pm @ 35 S. State Street, Girard, OH 44420

Join us as we host the Grand Opening/Open House for our Youngstown IUPAT Union Hall. This DC-6 building is home to Painters & Tapers Local 476 and Glaziers Local 847.

After almost eight months of hard work renovating and updating the hall, we have moved in and are proud to share our accomplishments!

We will be providing food and beverages to all those who come celebrate with us!

19Feb 2018

“Glaziers Go Pink”

The DC-6 Young Lions are hosting a fundraiser, March 3rd @ Rookies Sports Bar on West 130th 6-9pm- on behalf of Kelly DeCrane! Tickets to this event are $25 each- which includes all food and well drinks. There will be a door prize, side boards and Chinese raffle! There are only 42 tickets left- get them while they last. Join us for a good time and support a great cause!!

Contact Nichole McCarthy 440-239-4575 to purchase tickets

08Feb 2018

The Board of Trustees for the Finishing Trades Institute of the Ohio Region is currently accepting applications for the full time Glazier Instructor position. This position needs to be filled in time for the next school year. Any applicant interested must be available to begin no later than July 1, 2018.

The Glazing Instructor will be responsible for training apprentices and journeypersons throughout Ohio.  The job requires the training programs for apprentices and journeyperson primarily at the four separate Training Centers located in Cleveland, Columbus, Cincinnati and Toledo.  The Instructor will be primarily based in the Strongsville Ohio Training Center; however, will be required to travel throughout the State.  Since this position requires teaching the Finishing Trades Institute developed curriculum, the applicant must be an active or retired member of the affiliated Finishing Trades.


  • Provide instruction for the apprentice courses using approved curriculum and following class standards required by the State of Ohio and Department of Labor
  • Teach IUPAT journeyperson upgrade and re-certification classes on a regular basis
  • Prepare and return class records, including grades and attendance to the Director of Training on a timely basis
  • Work with the Director of Training to acquire the supplies and equipment needed for classes
  • Attend instructor meetings and training, as required


  • Current active or retired journeymen of the IUPAT Finishing Trades
  • Strong journeyperson skills with a minimum four (4) years as a Glazier at journeyperson level with hands-on experience in the IUPAT Finishing Trades required
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills required
  • Ability to present ideas and information effectively in groups and one-on-one
  • Advance knowledge and understanding of construction process, safety procedures and extensive people skills
  • Ability to use personal computer and associated programs
  • Prior instructor experience with apprentices preferred


  • This is a salary position based upon the IUPAT DC 6 journeymen wage at 44 hours of pay for 52 weeks, no overtime is paid
  • Fringe Benefits are paid according to IUPAT DC 6 fringe package based upon 40 hours
  • Statewide travel with overnight stays is required
  • Classes are held days, nights and weekends – the Training Center Office is open from 8:00am -4:30pm, but the Instructor’s hours will extend into the evenings and weekends

Applicants interested in the Part-time Instructor Position should submit a resume along with a cover letter summarizing their qualifications for the position no later than March 9, 2018 via e-mail to Questions? Call Nichole McCarthy at (440) 239-4575 ext. 126