From the Desk of Secretary Treasurer Ryan Ruf,



Effective July 1st, 2024, BAC Local #3 Union Office has relocated to Oakland, California.

New Address:  8201 Capwell Drive, Oakland, California 94621

Phone and Fax numbers remain the same.


Check out the calendar at the top of the page for meeting information, we have chapter meetings eight months of the year, if you have not attended one in a while, please try to show up at least once this year. Chapter meetings are an excellent place to meet your representatives, and network with other members. Please note: No Chapter Meetings May, July, September, and November.

  • If you have any changes in your personal information such as Address, Phone Number, Social Security Number, or Change of Beneficiary, then please notify the Union office at 1-800-281-8781.


  • Important Dues Information – Monthly Base Dues are due on or before the 1st of the month. All payments must be made by check, money order, or Credit Card. You can pay your dues online by visiting the Member Portal at  or download the BACMOBILE app from Google play or Apple App Store.


  • Out of Work Lists – If you are laid-off you should call the union (510) 632-8781 and place your name on the list. This is important, especially for one who is collecting unemployment benefits, or on self-pay. To qualify for self-pay, your name must be on the Union’s out of work list during the period you are not working. Every Tuesday the Out of Work List is updated and then distributed to all BAC Field Representatives.


  • Health & Welfare and Pensions – Notify Benesys Administrators at (888) 208-0250 if you have a change in your marital status or have a new child. Add your new dependents within 30 days of qualifying event (marriage, divorce, birth, or adoption of a child). for the Masonry Industry Trust Funds and for the Tile Industry Trust Funds


  • Apprenticeships –The Joint Apprenticeship and Training Committee offices oversee all school, training, continued education, and re-rerate issues. Mason Development Center (209) 830-7200, Tile Training Center (510) 632-8453.