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Ironworkers Local 397

Ironworkers Local 397 was chartered in August of 1924 to provide skilled Ironworker Tradesmen to the Gulf Coast of Florida. Its jurisdiction covers Charlotte, Citrus, Desoto, Glades, Hardee, Hernando, and 10 more counties in Florida.

They have helped build a variety of important projects in the area, including the TECO Plant, Big Bend, Gannon Station, Bartow Plant, Tampa International Airport, Mosaic Phosphate, Tropicana Juice, and many other projects.

Local 397 offers its members several benefit programs, including Health and Pension plans, Short-Term and Sick Plans, Annuity, etc. Furthermore, the local union operates a training center that is available to all Journeymen, Apprentices, Pre-Apprentices, and Welders performing Welder Qualification Tests.

To learn more about Ironworkers Local 397 and its benefit programs, please visit their website at

Pay Ironworkers Local 397 Automatically with HCM TradeSeal:

To automate payroll and reporting for this union: open HCM TradeSeal, go to "Trade Intelligence" and add BSOIW 397 to your list of unions. Adding this local will enable HCM TradeSeal to:

  • Auto-calculate of Ironworkers Local 397 Journeyman and/or Apprentice rates
  • Calculate and account for for Ironworkers Local 397 union benefits
  • Generate automatic union reports for Ironworkers Local 397
  • Simplify union audits for Ironworkers Local 397
  • Generate Certified Payroll reports for Ironworkers Local 397 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 Ironworkers Local 397.