About Us

We are AFSCME Local 119

AFSCME Local 119 union members include skilled Automotive/Helicopter Mechanics and Equipment Maintenance Workers and Repairmen, employed by the County of  Los Angeles.  We work in multiple departments, as:

•         Helicopter, Fire Engine Mechanics

•         Power Equipment Technicians

•         Garage Attendants

•         Power Equipment Painters

•         Equipment Maintenance Workers

•         Garage Attendants

•         Heavy Stationary Equipment Mechanic

•         Fuel Equipment Technicians

We support vast operations that serve the public interest in areas such as the Fire Department (Ground Support and Air Operations), Public Works, Sherriff’s Department, Parks & Recreation, and others.

We take pride in fighting for economic fairness and equity among all of our members, health and safety improvements, and increasing quality and quantity of service to the tax payer.

AFSCME Local 119 is an affiliate of AFSCME District Council 36 in Southern California (afscme36.org), whose elected Council 36 President Andreas Jung is a Board member of this Local.  We are also an affiliate of AFSCME International, a union of 1.6 million public service workers nationwide (afscme.org). The Local is also a partner of the Coalition of County Unions (coalitionofcountyunions.com).