We are the International Union of Elevator Constructors Local 34. We serve most of Indiana.

We are located at:

2206 E Werges Ave. 
Indianapolis, IN  46237
(317) 536-8173 

Fax (317) 217-1961

The Business Agent is Damon Bledsoe.

Local 34 is committed to the organization of all elevator constructors within our area.  If you are currently employed within the elevator industry and would like more information, please contact the National Organizer, Steve Simpson at (712) 314-0874 or [email protected].  We will maintain strict confidence!  You can also submit your experience here: https://www.iuec.org/index.php/join-iuec/


Business Manager – Damon Bledsoe 21-23
President – Brian Palmer 23-25
Vice-President – Ryan Dickie 21-23
Recording Secretary – Shannon Allen 22-24
Financial Secretary – Justin Albertson 22-24
Treasurer – Carl Youngstafel 21-23
Trustees (3)
    Brad Beers 21-23
    Nelson Griggs 23-25
    Josh Marrow 22-24
Warden – Joe Carlton 23-25
Correspondent to the Journal – Nelson Griggs 23-25
Executive Board members
    Brian Palmer – President
    Shannon Allen – Recording Secretary
    Carl Youngstafel – Treasurer
    Brady Furgenson 22-24
    Scott Palmer 23-25
    Adam Welsh 21-23
    Vincent Copass23-25
    Alex Frost 22-24
    Nathan Corey 21-23


All Meeting are held at: 

2206 E Werges Ave.
Indianapolis, IN  46237

The Membership meetings are held every 3rd Tuesday of the month at 5:30 pm.

The Executive Board meetings are held every 3rd Tuesday of each month following the regular meeting.

The J.A.C. meets on the 2nd Wednesday of each month at 3:30 p.m. unless otherwise posted.

The Trustees meet on the 3rd Tuesday of each month following the regular meeting.

Safety meets the 4th Wednesday of the month at 12:00.

Neiep Class Schedule

Monday – Course 200 & 400
Wednesday – Courses 700, 800 & Mechanic Review
Thursday – Course 100 & 300


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2023 3rd Qtr Dues2023 Hourly Scale2023 Fringe Benefits2023 Expenses

M.I.C.         $855.00

M.I.C.      $62.21
Health Benefit Plan $16.075Zone 1 (15-30 miles) $38.71
Mechanic. $793.00Mechanic $55.30Pension Plan $10.76Zone 2 (30-45 miles) $55.30 
80% App.   $694.0080% App. $44.24Apprenticeship Plan $0.70Per Diem (+45 miles) $60.83
70% App.   $644.0070% App. $38.71Work Preservation  $1.00Mileage Rate      65.5 cents
65% App.   $619.0065% App. $35.95401(k) Annuity           $9.80
55% App.   $579.0055% App.  $30.42Total                        $38.885
TBD50% App. $27.65

Vacation: 6% under 5 years based on regular hourly rate for all hours worked.  8% over 5 years based on regular hourly rate for all hours worked.

Holidays: New Year’s Day, Memorial Day, Independence Day, Labor Day, Veteran’s Day, Thanksgiving Day, The Friday after Thanksgiving Day and Christmas Day

Expense Agreement

Calculate the distance from 1 Monument Circle “As the crow flies” or look at the  zone map.  Zone pay is determined by the Expense Agreement

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