Summary Plan Description

Non-Signatory Employment

Non-Signatory Employment is work in the Sheet Metal Industry, as defined by the Plan, which is not covered by a collective bargaining agreement with SMART. It is important to note that work in the Sheet Metal Industry generally falls into any of the following categories:

  • Any and all types of work covered by a SMART collective bargaining agreement.
  • All types of work under the trade jurisdiction of the Union as defined in the SMART Constitution.
  • All types of work under the trade jurisdiction of a related building trade which includes, but is not limited to, Asbestos Workers, Boilermakers, Bricklayers, Carpenters, Electrical Workers, Iron Workers, Laborers, Operating Engineers, Painters, Roofers, Teamsters, or the Plumbers or Pipe Fitters.
  • Any other work to which a sheet metal worker has been assigned or referred, or can perform, which is attributable to his or her skills and training as a sheet metal worker, which includes but is not limited to project management, residential construction, service work, engineering consulting, energy management, sign manufacturing, plumbing and electrical work, roofing, property management, and window/skylight repair and installation.

If you work in non-signatory employment, your Plan benefits will be affected.

This page includes only highlights of the Plan’s non-signatory employment rules. See the Details Tab for more information.

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