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Click the link below to see the official Notice of Nominations and Elections as posted at the plant location for the upcoming 2024 Special Elections.

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Click below to download/view the current UAW-GM Local Agreement:

UNIT 1 (GM) ALL NEW EMPLOYEE REFERRAL PROCESS

The Local Union and Management have come to an agreement to start a new referral process for employment at General Motors Arlington Assembly.  This process will ensure our members have a voice in who they work with and allows them to bring their friends and family to the front of the line.  After much discussion, the Local Union and Management have mutually agreed to the following:

1. Applicant / referred employee must apply on the hiring website portal.

Free Take-Home COVID-19 Test at the Union Hall

Although we are no longer in a pandemic, COVID-19 continues to be a problem.  To ensure the safety of our members (active and retired) and their families, we have attained over 300 take-home COVID tests from General Motors.  The tests will be available at the Union Hall (2505 W. E. Roberts Street, Grand Prairie, TX 75051) while supplies last between the hours of 9:00 AM and 3:00 PM Monday through Friday.  Let’s all stay safe!

In Solidarity,
Kenny Hines
Unit 1 (GM) Chairperson

Brothers & Sisters of Local 276:

We are in very difficult times, there are over 58,000 members of management in General Motors while there are 46,000 UAW members in General Motors. Management is conducting multiple rounds of separation from the company to try and correct this imbalance.

Click below to see the list of union-built vehicles for model year 2023.

PDF icon 2023 UAW Union-Built Vehicle Guide

Check out this list of cleaning products that are union-made!  PDF icon Union-Made Spring Cleaning

Click below to read the GM Chairperson's report for March 2023.

PDF icon 2023-03 GM Chairperson Report

Local appointment of two (2) Unit 1 (GM) Alternate Health and Safety Trainers on each 1st, 2nd, and 3rd shifts and Local appointment of two (2) Unit 1 (GM) ESWP Safety Trainers (any shift).  See the below for more information and requirements for each position.