Carpenters Local 253

Carpenters Local 253 is a union that represents carpenters in Northern New Jersey. Its jurisdiction covers Bergen, Essex, Hudson, and Passaic Counties in New Jersey. Local union members work as Lathers, Residential and Framing, Interior Systems, Floor Coverers, and General Carpenters as well as Cabinetmakers and Millworkers.

It is part of the Eastern Atlantic States Regional Council of Carpenters and the United Brotherhood of Carpenters and Joiners of America.

Local 253 offers several benefit programs to its members, such as medical coverage, dental, hearing, and vision care, chiropractic treatment, doctor & hospital coverage, pension plan, and HRA benefits. Additionally, all local union members may upgrade their skills and knowledge at Northeast Carpenters Training Center.

To learn more about Carpenters Local 253, visit their website at

Pay Carpenters Local 253 Automatically with HCM TradeSeal:

To automate payroll and reporting for this union: open HCM TradeSeal, go to "Trade Intelligence" and add CJA 253 to your list of unions. Adding this local will enable HCM TradeSeal to:

  • Auto-calculate of Carpenters Local 253 Journeyman and/or Apprentice rates
  • Calculate and account for for Carpenters Local 253 union benefits
  • Generate automatic union reports for Carpenters Local 253
  • Simplify union audits for Carpenters Local 253
  • Generate Certified Payroll reports for Carpenters Local 253 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 253.