On behalf of everyone at HOEISF, I hope you had a wonderful Thanksgiving holiday! If you did perform work on Thursday, November 26th, please be sure to read over your pay stub to ensure you were paid the correct wages. Per the current Hawaii Wage Rate Schedule, Operating Engineers are entitled to TWO TIMES basic hourly rate … More Holiday Pay
Although they seem far away now, voter registration deadlines are coming up! Primary Election: July 14, 2016 General Election: October 10, 2016 Take two minutes today and register HERE.
Our purpose is to ensure non-signatory contractors do not increase their market share. By enforcing HRS Chapter 104 we are able to level the playing field and increase signatory market share. Let us know if you see or are aware of: Ongoing government projects in your area Workers not receiving the correct wages or benefits on government work Workers switching … More Help Us Help You
There has been some recent discussion in the Honolulu City Council regarding the rail project plan. There are some who are looking to change the plans and stop the rail short of Ala Moana, ending it at Middle Street where riders are to transfer to buses and potentially “get caught in surface-street congestion”. Not only … More Stick To The Plan
We would like to thank all the members and retirees who joined us this past week for the hearings for Bill 23. A decision has not yet been announced but we are proud to have your support with us. Bill 23 is an amendment that extends the city surcharge tax which is designated for the rail project. Currently the surcharge … More Mahalo For Your Support
One of the simplest and most effective ways of caring for your body is to “know your numbers.” HMSA and Kaiser Permanente offer biometric screenings for participants and spouses/domestic partners that include: Total Cholesterol & HDL (High Density Lipoprotein) to identify possible risk of heart conditions Blood Glucose to indentify possible diabetes or pre-diabetes Blood … More Know Your Numbers