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Organized Labor is a publication of the San Francisco Building Trades Council. Richard Bermack began producing "On the Job Site" for the publication in 2007. The photos and interviews capture the pride and aspirations of workers in the building trades, who are proud of what they accomplish building San Francisco.

Pile Drivers erecting a plywood wall Group of People on stage with plaque  
Pile Drivers Apprentice Program
January 2011
Stan Warren Roofers Training Center
January 2011
 
Group Photo of Sheet Metal workers Roy Francesconi sitting at a desk explaining the program Demolition Crane in the midst of Sky Scrapers
Sheet Metal Workers 104
September 2010
Elevator Constructors Apprenticeship
November 2010
Demolishing Transbay Terminal
December 2010
Patricia Shiu speaking at podium with Women Building California banner in background Abatement Workers in white hazard suits High shool intern wearing hard hat

Women Building California
June 2010

Abatement Workers Laborers 67
July 2010

San Francisco School Interns
August 2010
Instructor with apprentice wraping a vent roofers working together Group of sprinkler fitters lined up

Insulators Training Center
March 2010

Roofers
April 2010

Sprinkler Fitters Training Center
May 2010

building inspector infront of office poster of sheet metal workers office Iron Workers walking on metal beams

Building Inspectors
December 2009

Sheet Metal Training Center
January 2010

Iron Workers
February 2010

high school intern at drafting table drywall finisher with taping tool three women electrical workers

High School Student Interns
August 2009

Painters and Drywall Finishers
September 2009

Electrical Workers Apprentices
October 2009

Plumbing students working on a project plasterers working on ceiling Shipyard workers working on  a large propeller

Plumbers Apprentices
May 2009

Plasterers
June 2009

BAE Shipyard Workers
July 2009

operating engineers and large cranes Carpenters fraiming a structure two mattresses at McRoskey's mattress factory

Operating Engineers
February 2009

Carpenters Training Center
March 2009

McRoskey Mattress Factory
April 2009

group of sprinkler fitters with pipes behind them worker in a lift next to a wall of heating pipes Ironworkers Aprenticeship Trainning Facility

Sprinkler Fitters
October 2008

Heat and Frost Insulators
December 2008

University of Iron
January 2009

Women on boradmembers of Trades Women Inc posing at conference tile layers working o multi story building
Sign and Display Workers
March 2008
Women Building California
June 2008
Brick and Tile Workers
August 2008
Two glaziers by a window overlooking the bay bridge carpet layer spreading glue on floor cable car in the wood shop

Glaziers
September 2007

Carpet Layers
October 2007

Carpenters
December 2007

Elevator constructor on an elevator platform
Elevator Constructors
July 2007
Pile Drivers
May 2007
Electrical Workers
April 2007
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