Welcome to Ironworker Local 402

The Iron Workers of Local 402 are proud to be part of a Band of Brothers that knows no bounds.

Welcome to Iron Workers Local No.402

Welcome to the website of Iron Workers Local No.402. We are located in West Palm Beach, Florida. Whether you are a member or simply wish to join our prestigious apprenticeship program, this site should answer all the questions you may have, while keeping you updated on news and current events.

The iron-workers of Local Union 402 are a safe, well-trained workforce, with an extremely high skill level. these proud and dedicated men and women are often found clambering around on narrow beams at mind blowing heights. The men and women who perform these kinds of tasks are labeled as the structural iron-worker. Other classifications include the rodman and the ornamental iron-worker. The four year apprenticeship training program at Local Union 402 gives our members the opportunity to master the skills it takes to become journeymen iron-workers in this glamorous steel industry.

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Through apprenticeship programs, new entrants to the industry receive supervised training on the job and related theoretical instruction under the tutelage of master craft workers who are members of the building trades unions. Apprentices are employed and receive wages while training on-the-job, and the cost of the related instruction is paid for by the sponsoring JATC. This "earn while you learn" feature of apprenticeship makes it affordable for all.

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Benefits Office

We hope you will find valuable information on these pages and we encourage you to use the “Contact Us” to send us your feedback. If there is info. that you would like to see included in the future let us know!

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Iron Workers 402 is committed to putting the most highly trained workforce into the field. View our huge database full of local and regional contractors. If you need assistance, please call us today!

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Training Center

The iron working industry is very strenuous and most tedious. An Ironworker must be alert at all times in order to perform the duties of connecting, welding, installing decking,in addition to bending and pulling of the steel.

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Each and every member of this great organization plays an important role in the success of Local 402. From the top notch Foreman to the first year apprentice every job must be done efficient and safe to ensure that the job comes in ON TIME and UNDER BUDGET! Members of Iron Workers Local 402 take pride in knowing that they are the best trained and most qualified persons to do the job.