Why Become a SMART Rail Transit Worker?
SMART Transportation Division members benefit from many years of successful collectively bargained negotiations and enjoy some of the most progressive benefits and services in organized labor. Benefits of membership included excellent wages; seniority rights; health, welfare, and pension benefits; paid vacations and holidays; experienced representation, and legislative strength. Additionally, SMART-TD general committees, state legislative boards and local officers work hard to see that members’ contracts are not violated, that their work rules are reasonable, their wages are protected, and their working conditions are as safe as possible.
SMART Works For You
We are continuously networking with over 50 other National and International Unions.
We offer insurance policies that are exclusive to SMART members. Our insurances policies include Discipline Income Protection Plan (DIPP), Short- and Long-Term Disability options, cancer, and life insurance policies.
We negotiated your new hire benefits and salary package that starts on day one of training.
This protects your rights and keeps your employer accountable. Millions of dollars are rectified and recovered annually through Arbitration for wrongfully terminated and harshly disciplined members.