members information

Members Monthly Union Meetings
Date:  FIRST Thursday of every month.  (Unless notice of change).
Time: Starting at 7pm sharply - 8pm.
*Note* - You MUST be current with your Union Dues to attend.

Ironworkers Local 597 App!

  • Stay informed about upcoming events.

  • Securely pay union dues and death assessments.

  • Communicate publicly or privately with other members.

  • Share photos and ideas with the membership.

  • Accessible only to Local 597 Members and approved guests.

  • Easily access the International jobline, Apprentice OJT Reports, Non-Union Project Reporting Forms and more to come. 

To download, search Ironworkers Local 597 either on Android or Apple devices by searching "Ironworkers Local 597" in the appropriate store.    

Once downloaded, enter your personal info and email address and you will be approved for access withing 24 hours.

Text Message Updates and Reminders

Local 597 Members: Sign up for our new text messaging update system! 

Text the message: @local597 to 81010 and begin receiving updates and reminders. 

We will send reminders about: 

  • Regular Monthly Meetings, 

  • Upcoming Training, 

  • Special events 

  • and more!

Contact Scott Roy if you have any questions!

Death Benefits

Effective January 1, 2016 Death Benefit for each Member's Death will be $20.00.
The deceased members Beneficiary will receive $4,000.00
Passed Death Benefits owed are still at The Old Rate of $10.00per member's death. Any owed need to be brought up to date ASAP!
As of 1/21/2015 you can now call or come up to the Halland pay your Death Benefits with a debit card.

We also accept Cash, Check and Money Orders
Remember you must be in Good Standing to be eligible for our Death Benefit. Good Standing means you must be paid up to date on your membership dues and be current on all Death Assessments.