Ironworkers shop locals are located in many parts of the US, but for now, on this website you can apply to join 1, 2, 3 or all 4 West Coast locals. (See links below)

The way to become a member of these Locals is to be hired by one of our employers as an apprentice or a journeyman/experienced tradesperson in one of the following trades:

Structural Steel/Metal Fabricator
Industrial Metal Fabricator
Rebar Fabricator
Stair & Handrail Fabricator
Welders – structural steel
CNC Machinist
CNC Operator
CNC Burner
Machine Operator
Industrial Painter/Sandblaster
Labourer/Trades helper

Each of the employers we work for has separate pay and benefit scales, however the union works hard to ensure that we’re well paid and that we’re protected by good health & welfare and pension plans.

We represent your interests with your employer. We’re firm, but fair, as we protect your interests.

Click any of the city names below to fill out a single form that lets 1, 2, 3 or all 4 of the following Locals know that you’d like to work for one of their employers:

Los Angeles
San Francisco Bay Area

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