At Local 18 we offer many competitive benefits that appeal to current and prospective members. In addition to being a part of one of the best union organizations in North America, highlighted benefits of joining Local 18 include
  • Being a member of an organization of skilled tradespeople who work together with a productive purpose
  • Learning and working with top skilled tradespeople in the construction industry
  • Obtaining an Interprovincial Red Seal in your chosen trade by fulfilling the requirements of the Provincial Apprenticeship standards of school; training and working throughout your registered apprenticeship
  • Applying your skills in an environment that pays appropriate wages and benefits from employers that are building Ontario stronger
  • Providing the benefits necessary for you and your family to maintain your health and welfare in today’s demanding economy
  • Working towards a proper pension plan on retirement that will sustain your needs beyond your working years
  • A wide variety of training and upgrading courses and certifications available to members
  • Teaming up with over 500,000 members in Canada and the United States to experience the brotherhood of the Carpenters Union

These are only a few of the benefits that you will be exposed to and enjoy if you are accepted into the United Brotherhood of Carpenters and Joiners of America – Local 18 family of tradespeople