Originally started to bring decent wages and working conditions to a trade which had neither, Local 32 has also brought many other benefits over the years. Benefits such as training opportunities, medical and retirement plans not to mention dignity, respect, and an equal seat at the table of our industry are all proof that when pipe trades workers pull together, we have a positive impact on our industry.
Our members are career professionals. As skilled craftsperson’s we take pride in being professional, productive, and profitable for our contractors. The key to being professional, productive and profitable can be attributed to our training, work ethic and dedication to our crafts. UA Local 32 dedicates over 4 million dollars per year to training its apprentices and journeypersons. We believe that top-notch training and work ethic carries over to each and every job or project we are working on.
Every member of UA Local 32 takes pride in our Standard for Excellence which states:
To ensure the UA Standard for Excellence platform meets and maintains its goals, the Local Union Business Manager, in partnership with his implementation team, shop stewards and local membership, shall ensure all members:
United Association Local 32-Seattle was chartered by our parent Organization, The United Association of Journeyman and Apprentices of the Plumbing and Pipefitting Industry of the United States and Canada (UA), in August of 1889. With over 277 UA Locals in the United States and Canada, this organization's locals represent over 350,000 pipe trades workers. Workers just like you. The members of the UA are the best paid and most skilled workers in the construction industry.
At Local 32, we believe that the security of our future in the pipe trades lies in three areas:
With 277 Locals in the United States and Canada the United Association represent over 370,000 pip ...
UA Local 32 is an active and enthusiastic supporter of local organizations and institutions. Our ...