Carpenters Local 217

Carpenters Local 217 unites nearly 1,800 carpenters who serve San Mateo County in California. Its members may be found on a wide spectrum of projects throughout the county including but not limited to educational institutions, municipal buildings, commercial offices, retail, laboratories, R&D facilities, religious institutions, correctional facilities, environmental, vital infrastructure, and residential.

Local 217 is a part of the United Brotherhood of Carpenters and Joiners of America and is also affiliated with the Northern California Carpenters Regional Council.

The union offers its members various training opportunities via Nor Cal Carpenters Training (NCCT), which includes Apprentice, Journey-level, and other relevant training services. Moreover, the union engages in collective bargaining negotiations with employers to ensure fair compensation, benefits, and working conditions for its members. These benefits include health insurance, legal services, a pension plan, an annuity fund, and a vacation fund.

To learn more about Carpenters Local 217, visit their website at

Pay Carpenters Local 217 Automatically with HCM TradeSeal:

To automate payroll and reporting for this union: open HCM TradeSeal, go to "Trade Intelligence" and add CJA 217 to your list of unions. Adding this local will enable HCM TradeSeal to:

  • Auto-calculate of Carpenters Local 217 Journeyman and/or Apprentice rates
  • Calculate and account for for Carpenters Local 217 union benefits
  • Generate automatic union reports for Carpenters Local 217
  • Simplify union audits for Carpenters Local 217
  • Generate Certified Payroll reports for Carpenters Local 217 work classes

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