benefits 

The Benefits of Being a Union Ironworker

There are many benefits available to our Union Ironworkers. From the start, each member is provided the on-going training in both craft and safety. Also, as union members, Local 495 Ironworkers have immediate representation regarding their work. Through collective bargaining and the negotiated wage rate our members receive the best pay and the opportunity to advance in the industry. Due to our belief in family, health and welfare the men and women of Ironworkers Local 495 have family health coverage and pensions for their future. 

The Benefits of Being a Union Contractor    

Contractors who use union ironworkers have the assurance of a skilled, safe and drug-free workforce. Through the union they have access to specially skilled ironworkers and apprentices who live all throughout the state of New Mexico.