The Santa Clara and San Benito Counties Building and Construction Trades Council proudly represents 27 building trade unions and district councils, with an affiliate membership of over 35,000 highly trained and skilled construction workers. Chartered on Feb. 9, 1960, the Building Trades Council has been the driving force for excellence in the construction industry. Our affiliated members create and rebuild local infrastructure, helping the region to grow and flourish. Through a focus on training, safety and quality work, our affiliates provide the highest level of professionalism, helping projects to come in on or under schedule and on or under budget.
Santa Clara and San Benito Counties Building & Construction Trades Council members not only work on the region’s construction projects – they serve as an integral part of the communities. The Building Trades Council members actively volunteer and participate in local events, providing their time and support to local organizations and worthy causes. We are proud to live and work in the communities we represent.