WELCOME TO TEAMSTERS JOINT COUNCIL 40

The Teamsters Joint Council No. 40 jurisdiction is located in Western Pennsylvania and Northern West Virginia. Our affiliated locals are listed on this website and the locals that have websites can be accessed by clicking on their local union number.

Our combined membership totals nearly 35,000 hard working men and women representing employment in various private and public sector jobs. The Teamsters represent members employed in transportation, warehouse and manufacturing as well as public service jobs. We are affiliated with the International Brotherhood of Teamsters, which represents 1.4 million members and the Pennsylvania Conference of Teamsters, which represents nearly 95,000 members in parts of West Virginia, New Jersey, Delaware as well as Pennsylvania.

Our office is located at 910 Sheraton Drive, Suite 210, Mars, PA 16046. Our telephone number is 724-776-5144 or Toll Free 1-866-400-JC40. For more information concerning our International and the PA Conference of which we are affiliated with, we have provided links to their web sites on our Links page to keep you informed on issues important to the Teamsters Union in general.

In addition, the page will provide you access to the Western Pennsylvania Teamsters & Employers Pension Fund and Western Pennsylvania Teamsters & Employers Welfare Fund. The benefit plan sites will advise you of matters concerning your negotiated benefits.

If you would like additional information concerning Teamsters Joint Council No. 40 or would like to discuss joining our organization or any of our affiliated locals, please do not hesitate to contact us.

Contact Us

910 Sheraton Drive
Suite 210
Mars, PA 16046
Phone (724) 776-5144
Toll Free 1-866-400-JC40
Fax (724) 776-0437
Email: ibtjc40@consolidated.net

Teamsters Joint Council 40 Board

Carl A. Bailey – President

Kevin M. Schmitt – Vice President

Marc R. Dreves – Secretary-Treasurer

Albert J. Waltz – Recording Secretary

Charles M. Gaston – Trustee

Jonathan M. Light – Trustee

Harold G. Close – Trustee

Joseph J. Barbano – Executive Assistant

Ellen J. Lowen – Office Manager

Joseph J. Pass – Legal Counsel for JC40

Inside Teamsters JC 40

Find out the latest political action, events and legislative alerts

Calendar

Information about JC 40 Meetings, Recesses, and other important events and happenings.

Legislative Alerts

Look through archives of legislative alerts and actions related to Teamsters JC 40.

Political Action

Information on Teamsters-endorsed candidates, elections, and other happenings.

Latest News

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2022 Legislative Alerts

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Calendar: Teamsters Joint Council No. 40

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THE BUTCH LEWIS EMERGENCY PENSION PLAN RELIEF ACT OF 2021

URGENT ALERT - PENSION RELIEF The 50 vote solution can restore your benefits if you insist that Congress acts immediately!  Although in the past we have asked you to contact your Congressmen and Senators to urge them to support pension relief proposals, for the time...

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2020 Legislative Alerts

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POLITICAL ACTION

ENDORSED CANDIDATES GENERAL ELECTION - NOVEMBER 8, 2022    GOVERNOR JOSH SHAPIRO    LT. GOVERNOR AUSTIN DAVIS    US SENATE JOHN FETTERMAN    US HOUSE SUMMER LEE - District 12 DAN PASTORE - District 16 CHRIS DELUZIO - District 17   PA SENATE...
Teamsters JC 40 Swearing In 2020

Swearing in of Joint Council No. 40 Executive Board

The swearing in of Joint Council No. 40 Executive Board took place on January 15, 2020. Our combined membership totals nearly 35,000 hard working men and women representing employment in various private and public sector jobs. The Teamsters represent members employed...

Affiliates

Local Union No. 8
State College, PA
(814) 548-1429

Local Union No. 30
Jeannette, PA
(724) 527-1523

Local Union No. 110
Ebensburg, PA
(800) 223-8937

Local Union No. 205
White Oak, PA 
(412) 751-7988

Local Union No. 249
Pittsburgh, PA
(800) 427-0249
(412) 682-3700

Local Union No. 250
Pittsburgh, PA
(412) 481-5233

Local Union No. 261
New Castle, PA
(724) 658-5554

Local Union No. 341
Carnegie, PA
(724) 266-8341

Local Union No. 397
Erie, PA
(800) 343-3512
(814) 454-1516

Local Union No. 491
Uniontown, PA
(724) 438-0512

Local Union No. 538
Worthington, PA
(724) 297-3427

Local Union No. 585
Washington, PA
(724) 225-6465

Local Union No. 636
Pittsburgh, PA
(412) 331-3208

Local Union No. 926
Pittsburgh, PA
(412) 922-7483