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National Production Workers

Basic Information

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Address

NATIONAL PRODUCTION WORKERS
1420 KENSINGTON ROAD
OAK BROOK, IL 60523

Locals and Other Affiliated Organizations

UnionUnit Name/LocationMembers
National Production Workers Local 707Truck Drivers Chauffeurs Whsemen  /  Oak Brook, IL2,397
National Production Workers Local 707Chicago and Vicinity  /  Oak Brook, IL1,465
National Production Workers Local 707Cleveland and Vicinity  /  Oak Brook, IL285
National Production Workers Local 707Prof Technical and Clerical Empls  /  Oak Brook, IL56
National Production Workers Local 142Chicago  /  Chicago, IL16

Source: Office of Labor-Management Standards

Year Covered: 2013  •  Last Updated: August 22nd, 2014

Financial Information

The Labor-Management Reporting and Disclosure Act (LMRDA), which is enforced by the Office of Labor-Management Standards, requires labor unions to file annual reports detailing their operations. Contained in those reports are breakdowns of each union's spending, income and other financial information.

Basic Financials

Total Assets $1,009,950
Total Liabilities $1,975,190
Total Income $1,118,950
Total Spent $1,109,366

Total Assets Trend

Assets (Change from previous report)

Cash $460 (-105.0%)
Accounts Receivable $0 (0.0%)
Investments $0 (0.0%)
Fixed Assets $0 (0.0%)
Treasury Securities $0 (0.0%)
Other Assets $320,433 (0.0%)
Loans Receivable $689,057 (+13.4%)

Liabilities

Loans Payable $1,383,656
Accounts Payable $106,288
Other Liabilities $485,246
Mortgages $0

Income

Dues $688,714
Per Person Tax $0
Investments $0
Supplies $0
Loan Repayment $164,100
Interest $0
Dividends $0
Rents $0
Fees and Fines $0
Loans Obtained $266,136
Other Receipts $0
Affiliates $0
Members $0
Reinvestments $0
All Others $0

Source: Office of Labor Management Standards

Year Covered: 2013  •  Last Updated: August 22nd, 2014

Spending

The Office of Labor-Management Standards (OLMS) requires unions to report how they spent their money in a number of categories. For the first five, OLMS requires unions to provide detailed information on any recipient that received more than $5,000 per year.

Spending Overview

Spending Breakdown

Representational $0 (0.00%)
Political Activities and Lobbying $0 (0.00%)
Contributions, Gifts, and Grants $0 (0.00%)
General Overhead $40,743 (3.67%)
Union Administration $499,656 (45.04%)
Strike Benefits $0 (0.00%)
To Union Officers $0 (0.00%)
To Union Employees $446,966 (40.29%)
Education $0 (0.00%)
Fees $0 (0.00%)

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Source: Office of Labor Management Standards

Year Covered: 2013  •  Last Updated: August 22nd, 2014

Membership

Membership Trend

YearMembers
2002235
2003548
2004546
2005484
2006603
20070
20080
20090
20108
20118
201212
2013182

Source: Office of Labor Management Standards

Year Covered: 2013  •  Last Updated: August 22nd, 2014

Leaders & Salaries

Top Ten Highest Paid Leaders

NameTitleTotal Compensation
JOSEPH SENESEEXECUTIVE DIRECTOR$487,733
JEFFREY PIERUCCICFO$9,048
$0
JOSEPH SENESERECORDING SECRETARY$0
JOHN OLIVEROSECRETARY-TREASURER$0
JOHN FERNANDEZTRUSTEE$0
JAMES MELTREGERVICE-PRESIDENT$0
CRAIG THORTONTRUSTEE$0
ANTHONY MONACOPRESIDENT$0
VINCE GREGOSANCTRUSTEE$0

Source: Office of Labor Management Standards

Year Covered: 2013  •  Last Updated: August 22nd, 2014

Pensions

Associated Pension Funds

These pension funds are tied to the union according to their name only. There is no formal system for identifying all pension funds associated with a union. As a result, some of these pension fund may not be associated with the union.

Pension Name/SponsorMembersFunding Percentage
Amalgamated Bank of Chicago Retirement Plan
Amalgamated Bank of Chicago
365
Chicago and Midwest Regional Pension Fund
Trustees of the Chicago and Midwest Regional Pension Fund
1,648
Chicago Plastering Institute Pension Plan
Chicago Plastering Institute
674
Chicago Newspaper Publishers Drivers Union Pension Trust
Trustees of Chicago Newspaper Publishers Drivers Union Pen Trust
91459.4
Retirement Plan of W.r. Grace and Co. -Ct- Chicago Dewey and Almy Plant
W.r. Grace and Co. - Ct
130
Sweetheart Cup Company Inc. Chicago Pension Plan
Solo Cup Operating Corporation
873
Chicago Tile Institute Pension Fund
Chicago Tile Institute Pension Fund
1,382
Chicago Tile Institute Pension Fund
Chicago Tile Institute Pension Fund
1,382
Air Express International Usa, Inc. Chicago Clerical Employees
Dpwn Holdings Usa, Inc.
28
The University of Chicago Pension Plan for Staff Employees
The University of Chicago
12,241
The University of Chicago Retirement Income Plan for Employees
The University of Chicago
22,519
Northstar Aerospace (chicago) Retirement Plan
Northstar Aerospace (chicago) Inc.
429
Chicago Area Ib of T Pension Trust Fund
Board of Trustees of Chicago Area Ib of T Pension Trust Fund
2,886

Source: Internal Revenue Service.

Union Decertifications

Unionized employees can elect to revoke a union's right to represent them through a process called a decertification. In order to decertify a union, a majority of the unionized employees must vote to remove the union in an election overseen by the National Labor Relations Board (NLRB).

Recent Decertification Petitions

Case NumberName/UnionDate Filed
04-RD-02197Renzenberger, Inc.
National Production Workers Union Local 707
16-RD-01610Renzenberger, Inc. 
Truck Drivers, Chauffeurs, Warehousemen & Helpers Union, Local 707
33-RD-00919Renzenberger, Inc.
National Production Workers Local 707
04-RD-02202Renzenberger, Inc.
National Production Workers Union, Local 707
13-RD-02641Crawford Steel Co., Inc.
Production Workers Union of Chicago and Vicinity, Local 707
22-RD-01546Megabus Northeast LLC
Production Workers Union, Local 148, AFL-CIO
13-RD-02630Pelstar, LLC
Manufacturing Production and Service Workers Union Local No. 24, AFL-CIO
12-RD-01067AccuReg, Inc.
National Productions Workers Union, Local 707
12-RD-01058AccuReg Inc.
National Production Workers Union Local 707
22-RD-01510Berkeley Heights Convalescent Center
Production Workers Union, Local 148, IUJAT & PW, AFL-CIO

Source: National Labor Relations Board
Case Activity Tracking System

Unfair Labor Practice (ULP) Allegations

Unionized employees, business owners, managers, and others often bring labor law charges against unions. The National Labor Relations Board (NLRB) oversees the porcess of determining if the union violated the National Labor Relations Act.

AllegationCases Filed
Duty of Fair Representation83
Other Allegations59
Actions of Picketers16
Union Security Related11
Coercive Statements8
Statements5
Union Security Related (including Beck)5
Threatening Statements4
Unknown3
Violence/Assaults2
Lawsuits2
Resignation of Membership (Patternmakers)2
Language on Picket Sign/Handbill2
Picketing/Strike Actions2
Time/Place of Picketing1
Harassment1
Disparagement of Employee1
Refusal to Bargain (Succeeding Contract)1

Please note that a single case may fall into multiple allegation categories.

Source: National Labor Relations Board; Case Activity Tracking System