Welcome to Iron Workers Local No.798

Ironworkers Local Union 798 established in 1961 is a Chapter of the International Association of Bridge, Structural, Ornamental, and Reinforcing Ironworkers.

Members of lronworkers Local Union 798 are highly skilled craftsman who pride themselves in a long tradition of hard work and strong work ethic. We work to provide our members health insurance, pension and a training program.  

Ironworking is more than just a Job to our members, it's a career and lifestyle and our members are not just co-workers, they are brothers & sisters of the trade. We build your office buildings, malls, shopping centers, hospitals, educational facilities, bridges, and overpasses you drive across daily. We do this with not only our own, but your family's safety in mind. When it comes to providing safe and lasting structures for everyday lives of Americas families we make a supreme effort to do the best work possible.    

Our ultimate goal is to supply our contractors an abundance of well-trained lronworkers who meet or exceed their needs. We strive to promote a positive and safe work site environment. We have always believed that education and training is the corner stone of our local. A well trained lronworker is always in demand.

Build With Us!


Highly Skilled

Drug Free



Dependable & Reliable

Great Facts!

  • Our members consist of safe and highly skilled Ironworkers.

  • For members, we offer a world-class apprenticeship program, continuing education and a unified voice advocating for fair wages and safe working conditions.   

  • Contractors call us when they need productive, highly-skilled, drug-free ironworkers.  

  • The union invests heavily in its members, and contractors benefit from that investment. The Ironworkers International Union spends more than $47 million annually on training. With that kind of commitment, we make sure the men and women who arrive on your job site are ready to work.    

  • Local Union No. 798 is an American Welding Society accredited testing facilities.

Local 798 puts a lot of effort into our training.  We not only have our training facilities but also we have a Mobile Training Center on wheels.  Visit our training page for more info.

Local 798 is dedicated in training our new apprentices with the highest quality available.  To learn more about our Apprenticeship Program and How to Join, visit our Apprenticeship page. 

For Local Union Members of 798 you can find out what is going on or when our next meetings are by visiting our Members Info page for up-to-date information.

Have questions about Local Union 798, or interested in more information?  Please visit our Contact Us page and fill out the short inquiry form and someone will be in touch with you shortly.!