Construction Employers Association of Central New York


The Construction Employers Association of Central New York is the region’s only not-for-profit trade Association serving the needs of union employers engaged in the building and construction industry. Providing labor relations services, negotiating collective bargaining agreements, appointing employer trustees to union benefit funds and delivering extensive safety training to union employers and union employees remains the Association’s primary objectives.

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  • Labor Relations

    Providing labor relations services to the construction industry and general public for which construction companies and labor unions serve.

  • Collective Bargaining

    Facilitating negotiations, educating contractors, gathering information and preparing for negotiating collective bargaining agreements with unions.

  • Safety Training

    Providing union construction employees and union contractors with a wide variety of safety training courses and instruction.

  • CEA Trusteeships

    Maintaining employer trustee appointing authority to union benefit funds across New York State.

  • Labor Management

    Gathering together signatory employers and union labor leaders to address issues which impact the regional construction industry.

  • CEA Board of Directors

    Supporting the mission of CEA with leadership and governance in partnership with the CEA executive officers, members and affiliates.

CEA Bargaining Relationships

  • International Brotherhood of Teamsters
  • Bricklayers Allied Craftworkers Local 2
  • UA
  • International Union Of Operating Engineers
  • Laborer's International Union Of North America
  • United Brotherhood