Sprinkler Fitters Local 483
When they accept applications: Every 2nd Wednesday of each month starting January 2019
About the Union: The United Association of Journeymen and Apprentices of the Plumbing and Pipe Fitting Industry of the United States, Canada (UA), affiliated with the national building trades, represents approximately 340,000 plumbers, pipefitters, sprinkler fitters, service technicians and welders in local unions across North America. They also honor a federation agreement with both the Australian Plumbing Trades Employees Union (PTEU) and Irish Technical, Engineering Electrical Union (TEEU).
The UA has been training qualified pipe tradesmen and women longer than anyone else in the industry. They provide the premier training programs available in the industry today, including five-year apprenticeship programs, extensive journeyman training, a comprehensive, five-year instructor training program, and numerous certification programs. They help signatory contractors grow their market share by identifying new opportunities, providing support and connecting them to the safest, most skilled and most highly trained workforce in the industry.
About the Local: Sprinkler Fitters and Apprentices U.A. Local 483 is committed to providing the best trained and most qualified Sprinkler Fitters in North America. Through our partnership with the United Association of Plumbers, Pipe Fitters and Sprinkler Fitters, the National Fire Sprinkler Association and all our Signatory Contractors, we provide and maintain a training facility that all members of Local Union 483 can access and utilize.
Union Leadership: Stanley M. Smith, Business Manager