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Carpenters Local 243

Carpenters Local 243 is a non-profit organization representing skilled carpenters working on high-profile projects in East Central Illinois. The union covers Effingham, Jasper, Crawford, Clark, Cumberland, Shelby, Moultrie, Douglas, Edgar, Vermilion, Champaign, and Coles counties in Illinois.

It is a branch of the United Brotherhood Carpenters & Joiners of America and the Mid-America Carpenters Regional Council(MACRC).

Local 243 provides its members with access to the Mid-America Carpenters Regional Council Apprentice & Training Program, which offers comprehensive training and skill advancement classes. In addition to these training opportunities, the local union also provides a range of benefits such as healthcare, retirement plans, and job security to its members.

To learn more about Local 243, please, visit their website at

Pay Carpenters Local 243 Automatically with HCM TradeSeal:

To automate payroll and reporting for this union: open HCM TradeSeal, go to "Trade Intelligence" and add CJA 243 to your list of unions. Adding this local will enable HCM TradeSeal to:

  • Auto-calculate of Carpenters Local 243 Journeyman and/or Apprentice rates
  • Calculate and account for for Carpenters Local 243 union benefits
  • Generate automatic union reports for Carpenters Local 243
  • Simplify union audits for Carpenters Local 243
  • Generate Certified Payroll reports for Carpenters Local 243 work classes

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Learn more about HCM TradeSeal by watching a brief overview video. HCM TradeSeal can automatically calculate fringe benefits and generate remittance reports for most union locals, including Carpenters Local 243.