Rafael Corona

Posted January 24, 2024

I started my career as a Painter 20 years ago. I began as an apprentice working my way up to a journeyman and shortly after promoted to a foreman. The Union takes care of me with great wages, benefits and retirement. Because of my dedication and hard work within my trade, I was able to buy a home in Jalisco Mexico where my family and I often vacation.


Are Unions good for the economy?

Brothers and Sisters, Spring is right around the corner and after speaking to all the shops we are going to be very busy sooner than later. If you know someone who is looking to become a union member or looking to get into the trade, please have them call me at (916)407-8279. If you are […]

February 29, 2024


Brothers and Sisters, We currently have 24 Painters and 23 Tapers on the Out-of-Work List. Local 3 has had 12 Painters and 12 Tapers dispatched so far in the month of February. If you are out of work, please contact the local and place yourself on the Out-of-Work List. Northern California Painters: Per the Northern […]

February 23, 2024