About Us

USW Local Union 1940-08 represents more than 100 workers in the lab, imaging, pharmacy & nursing departments at Geisinger Lewistown Hospital in Lewistown, Penn.

We are just one unit of a much larger local, USW Local Union 1940, that represents nine units in our geographical area: Standard Steel P&M and O&C, Collins Tools, Mifflin County Libary, Mifflin County Courthouse, Mifflin County Academy, Metz Culinary and Juniata School District.

About the United Steelworkers (USW)

The USW is North America’s largest industrial union. We’re 1.2 million members and retirees strong in the United States, Canada and the Caribbean.

We proudly represent men and women who work in nearly every industry there is. Our members are leaders in your communities, in your work places, in our governments and more. We have a presence in the United Kingdom, Ireland, England, Scotland, Mexico and many other places around the world.

We believe in better. We stand up and fight back for better. We work for working families around the world.