We will have our Informational Meeting/Enrollment night for the Ironworkers Local 597 Pre-Apprenticeship Program on Thursday, June 8, 2017 at 6:00 pm. During this meeting we will discuss the benefits and process of becoming an Ironworker Pre-Apprentice as well as give everyone meeting our minimum requirements the opportunity to enroll in the next pre-apprenticeship training program which will be starting in July of 2017. 

It is imperative that anyone interested in the starting the program in January attend this meeting as it will be the ONLY opportunity to enroll into the pre-apprenticeship program.

welcome to iron workers local union no.597

The Mission of our Local Union is to provide the Iron Working Industry with competent, productive manpower and to provide Ironworkers with the best possible pay, benefits and conditions. We work as a team with our signatory employers and seek to bring jobs in on time and under budget. We are a chartered Local of the International Association of Bridge, Structural, Ornamental and Reinforcing Iron Workers. The International Union was founded in 1896 and has members in approximately 250 Local Unions throughout the United States and Canada. This Local Union has been serving Florida and Georgia since 1938.

Quality Workers For:

Structural-Reinforcing Steel-Precast Erection 

Miscellaneous Metals 

Industrial Plant Maintenance - Welding

Members Information

Welding Program

Apprenticeship Program