TD Local 1168

We are the SMART Transportation Division (formerly known as the United Transportation Union or UTU), an AFL-CIO affiliate headquartered in the Cleveland suburb of North Olmsted, Ohio. We are a broad-based, transportation labor union representing about 125,000 active and retired railroad, bus and mass transit workers in the United States.

SMART, the International Association of Sheet Metal, Air, Rail and Transportation Workers, is one of North America’s most dynamic and diverse unions with 208,000 members. SMART’s members ensure the quality of the air we breathe, promote energy efficiency, produce and provide the vital services that move products to market and passengers to their destinations. We are sheet metal workers, service technicians, bus operators, engineers, conductors, sign workers, welders, production employees and more. With members in scores of different occupations, we advocate for fairness in the workplace, excellence at work and opportunity for all working families.

Recent News

***locomotives with inward cameras****

Electronic devices if you got a camera don't get them out while performing duties.

They are now testing for conductors performing roll by inpections via inward facing cameras and while that roll by inspection is being performed the phones need to be stowed away


Crew App will no longer be used. 

Board adjustments and other important news will be available here on our union website.

Clovis , Carlsbad, and Amarillo with a major snow storm approaching any employee working at any of these locations can utilize The CLC lodging provided by the carrier if they live out of town

Clovis 21- no change
Clovis 51- no change
Amarillo 51- cut 5

Engineer adjustments for 2/10
Clovis 22 no change
Clovis 52 no change
Amarillo 52 cut 4

*please note board changes take place on Mondays, the date will reflect that from now on.