About Us

We are the United Steelworkers, Local 6787. We represent approximately 3,300 union members in Burns Harbor, Indiana. We are part of North America’s largest industrial union which is 1.2 million members and retirees strong in the United States, Canada and the Caribbean. Our members are leaders in your communities, in your work places, in our governments and more. 

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

6787 is proudly represented by President Pete Trinidad Sr., the Executive Board and Zone Grievers. 

Officers

USW Local 6787 President
Pete Trinidad Sr., 6787 President
USW Local 6787 Vice President
Tim Dobkins, 6787 Vice President
USW 6787 Financial Secretary
Ryan Kadish, 6787 Financial Secretary
USW 6787 Treasurer
Bill Richardson, 6787 Treasurer
USW 6787 Recording Secretary
Jack Tipold, 6787 Recording Secretary
USW 6787 Trustee
Tony Lewis, 6787 Trustee
USW 6787 Trustee & Webmaster
Sarah Dolph-Smith, 6787 Trustee, Webmaster
USW 6787 Trustee
Bob Hall, 6787 Trustee
USW 6787 Guide
Brenda English, 6787 Guide
USW 6787 Inner Guard
Ray Jackson, 6787 Inner Guard
USW 6787 Outer Guard
Bryan Scott, 6787 Outer Guard
USW 6787 Grievance Committee Chairman
Dave Williams, 6787 Chairman of the Grievance Committee
USW 6787 Zone 1 Griever (Plate Mills)
USW 6787 Zone 2 Griever (Finishing)
USW 6787 Zone 3 Griever (Steel Making)
USW 6787 Zone 4 Griever (Hot Mill)
USW 6787 Zone 5 Griever (MEU)
USW 6787 Zone 6 Griever (Iron Producing & Coke Ovens)