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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 Local 397 and its benefit programs, please visit their website at

HCM TradeSeal support for Ironworkers Local 397:

  • Auto-calculation of Ironworkers Local 397 Journeyman and/or Apprentice rates
  • Calculation and accounting support for Ironworkers Local 397 union benefits
  • Automatic union reports for Ironworkers Local 397
  • Union audit support for Ironworkers Local 397
  • Accurate Certified Payroll reporting for Ironworkers Local 397 work classes

How to Add Ironworkers Local 397 to TradeSeal

This Local's unique TradeSeal identifier is: BSOIW 397

Go to HCM TradeSeal > Data Manager and choose "Benefits, Deductions and Fringes" to add BSOIW 397 fringe benefit calculations and automatic remittance reporting.

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.