1037 Sterling Road
 Suite 104
Herndon, VA 20170-3839
Office: (703) 318-8487
Fax: (703) 318-9204

Election Information

Official Call for Nominations for Local Lodge 1759's Officers and Grievance Committee Members

Download & Print Election Mailer - Absentee Ballot Request Form - Nomination Form

In accordance with the provisions of the Local Lodge 1759 Bylaws and the Constitution of the International Association of Machinists and Aerospace Workers, the CALL for Nominations is hereby issued for the Local Lodge Officers and Grievance Committee members.

Mail in nominations must be received by 10am at the local lodge on Wednesday, November 8, 2017. Nominations will also be accepted from the floor at the Wednesday, November 8, 2017 4pm, regular meeting, at 1037 Sterling Road, Suite 103, Herndon, Virginia. Please note that the meeting is being moved due to the 2017 Virginia Gubernatorial Election on November 7, 2017.

Official Notice of Election of Local Lodge 1759 Officers and Grievance Committee Members

Local Lodge 1759 will be conducting an election for Local Lodge Officers and Grievance Committee Members. The Vote will be held on December 5, 2017 at 1037 Sterling Road, Suite 103, Herndon, Virginia, from 6:00 am to 6:00 pm. Absentee ballot requests and mail in nominations will be accepted for this election.

Members may vote by absentee ballot if they are:

1. Members who reside in outlying districts more than 25 miles from the designated polling place.

2. Members who are at work during the times of the local lodge balloting.

3. Members who are either confined because of illness or injury.

4. Members who are on leave qualifying under U.S. and /or Canadian family leave laws.

5. Members who are on vacation and retired members more than 25 miles from their residence on election day.

6. Members who are on official IAM business approved by the Local, District, or Grand Lodge.

7. Members who are on an employer travel assignment.

8. Members who are on reserve military leave.

Absentee ballot requests must be either hand delivered by the member or individually mailed not later than thirty (30) days prior to the election, to the Recording Secretary, 1037 Sterling Road, Suite 104, Herndon, Virginia 20170.

Nominations Will Be Accepted for the Following Three Year Terms:

Local Lodge Officers: (A member may only be nominated and run for one (1) Local Lodge Office)

(1) President

(1) Vice President

(1) Recording Secretary

(1) Secretary-Treasurer

(1) Conductor Sentinel

(3) Trustees

(1) Building Committee

(3) Auditors

Nominations Will be Accepted for the Following Three Year Terms:

Local Lodge Grievance Committees:

(1) United Airlines Grievance Committee Chairperson

(1) United Airlines Ramp and Stores Committee Person IAD

(1) United Airlines Ramp and Stores Committee Person DCA

(1) United Airlines Public Contact Committee Person IAD

(1) United Airlines Public Contact Committee Person DCA

(1) American Airlines Fleet Service Committee Chairperson DCA

(2) American Airlines Fleet Service Committee Persons DCA

(1) American Airlines Mechanics and Related Committee Chairperson DCA

(2) American Airlines Mechanics and Related Committee Persons DCA

(1) British Airways Grievance Committee Chairperson

(1) British Airways Grievance Committee Person

(1) Swiss Port Fueling Committee Chairperson

(1) Southwest Committee Person IAD

(1) Southwest Committee Person ORF

(1) Alaska Committee Chairperson

(1) Ogden Allied Fueling Committee Chairperson DCA

(1) Signature Flight Services Committee Chairperson