Who We Are

After tearing down a motel, restaurant, and gas station, Teamsters Local 315 officers and agents break ground at 2727 Alhambra Avenue. 1966.


Chartered as a General Local in 1936, Teamsters Local 315 represents over 4,500 members primarily in Contra Costa, Napa, & Solano Counties, including members in various other regions of the San Francisco Bay Area.

Local 315 has collective bargaining agreements with over 100 companies. As a General Local our members are employed in a wide variety of industries, such as package handling and drivers at United Parcel Service (UPS), Solid Waste, & Recycling Collection, Freight Drivers, Grocery & Warehouse Distribution, Automotive Employees, Public Employees, Bus and Transit Drivers, Bread, Bakery Salesman and Transport Employees, Construction & Building Materials Workers, Ready Mix Drivers, Office Administrative just to name a few.

We are very proud of our history and thankful to the retirees who helped build this local union. We will continue to organize, stay politically active, and fight for economic and social justice.

It is our goal to better serve the members of our local, and to keep them informed. Therefore, we invite you to visit all areas of our web site to explore what your union has to offer, and we encourage you to use the resources and information to your benefit.

Don E. Garcia
Secretary-Treasurer/Principal Officer