The Business Manager, as well as four Business Agents, represent Local 351. The main office is located in Borger, TX. There are also offices in El Paso, and Big Spring, TX, Ardmore and Bartlesville, OK, and Artesia, NM.
Local 351 has access to IUOE legal staff as well as other support departments at the International. We also utilize the Williams Kherkher Law Firm in Houston.
Currently, Local 351 has 2709 members and 40 collective bargaining agreements with employers, 9 of which are refineries.
We strive to provide to our members the absolute best service a labor union can offer by promoting dignity, a living wage, permanent jobs, good benefits and working conditions with a safe working environment free from harassment and intimidation. In addition we strive to promote constant and stable growth through organizing efforts and cultivate productive and mutually beneficial industrial relations with those that employ our members.
Local 351 was chartered in 1941 and is an affiliate of the International Union of Operating Engineers, whose total membership is 400,000.
Our jurisdiction encompasses the Texas Panhandle over to the Dallas/Ft. Worth area, west to El Paso, the southern half of New Mexico and the western half of Oklahoma.
Local 351 operates and abides by the International Union of Operating Engineers constitution. Outside the constitution, Local 351 has complete autonomy to function as the membership decides. Actions are brought before the Executive Board (made up of the Business Manager, President, and other officers) for review and then before the general membership.
CHEVRON PHILLIPS CHEMICAL O&M&C
CONOCO PHILLIPS E&P
DUKE CONOCO PHILLIPS
HOLLY FRONTIER - Artesia
HOLLY FRONTIER - Lea
SOUTHERN STAR - Pipeline
VEOLIA WATER – Alon Refinery
WESTERN REFINING El Paso
WESTERN REFINING Gallup
C&E - Waste Water
CW RESOURCES – Ft. Hood Cleaning Service
EMCOR - Bureau of Printing and Engraving
EMCOR – OU Maintenance
FORT BLISS WATER SERVICE
GC&E – Ft. Bliss
J&J MAINT – Ft. Bliss
J&J MAINT – Ft. Hood Darnall
KINGS AIRE – Ft. Bliss
PRIDE – Ft. Bliss
TATITLEK CORPORATION - Transportation, Mail Clerks and Laborers
TRACE – Ft Bliss
TRACE – Ft. Sam Houston
TRACE – Kirtland
TRACE – Ft. Sill
TRDI - Bridge
TRDI - Fort Hood
EL PASO DISPOSAL
HOSPITAL HOUSEKEEPING SYSTEMS (HHS)
WYNDHAM EL PASO AIRPORT