NMBCTC Leadership

Ironworkers Local #495

Business Manager: Rick Meyer



Sheet Metal Workers #49

Business Manager: Vince Alvarado

Vince Alvarado is the Business Manager of Local #49, and he is committed to continually evolving the Sheet Metal craft, and to ensure that workers in this field have family-sustaining careers into the future.



Painters #823

aubert_robert-01Albuquerque, NM
Business Manager: Robert Aubert

Robert Aubert was elected Business Manager of Local #823 in 2003. Mr. Aubert is driven to see Local #823 grow from a small local to a strong force in the marketplace with over 1,000 members.


Membership Development Specialist, District Council #88 for Local #823
Committee Member, Health and Welfare Trust Fund
Committee Member, New Mexico Finishing Trades Institute Trust Fund
Trustee, NMBCTC
Trustee, NM Federation of Labor
Graduated in June 2005 from the National Labor College with a Bachelor’s Degree in Union Administration


Operating Engineers #953

vigil_pat-01Farmington, NM
Business Manager : Pat Vigil

Business Manager Pat Vigil has been a member of Local #953 for 33 years. He served on the Executive Board for 10 years before being elected to the position of Business Manager in August 2006. Mr. Vigil’s biggest goal for Local #953 is to make sure the members are receiving good representation, good contracts, appropriate wages and proper working conditions.

Prior to becoming Business Manager, Mr. Vigil is a licensed crane operator who has worked on a variety of construction projects, including the NIPI Canal Project, Big Earth Dam (Cochiti, NM) and multiple asphalt projects in Los Alamos. He has enjoyed years of operating heavy equipment but now enjoys representing Local #953 and its members.


Plasterers #254

coming-soonBusiness Manager: Robert Vigil
Nmpcmlocal254@aol.com - general email
quintanaalba@aol.com - apprenticeship questions

Robert Vigil was elected Business Manager in 2005. He has 28 years of experience in the plastering trade which helps him understand and address his members’ needs. Mr. Vigil is also bilingual so he can communicate effectively with the majority of the membership. During his tenure, Mr. Vigil would like to increase the Local #254 membership base.


Trustee, NMBTC
Executive Board Member, J.A.T.C Board and Union Pension Board