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UA Local 188

UA Local Union 188 was chartered on November 8th, 1899 as a part of the United Association of Journeymen and Apprentices of the Plumbing and Pipefitting Industry. Local Union represents nearly 600 union-trained Plumbers, Pipefitters, HVACR Service Technicians, and Welders who serve Bryan, Bulloch, Candler, Chatham, Effingham, and 10 more counties in Georgia. They work on projects of all sizes, from residential homes to hospitals and major industrial projects.

Local 188 provides five-year apprenticeship programs, continuing education opportunities for journeymen, safety training, Foreman Certification, and many more. Its members also enjoy a wide range of benefits such as Health plans, Eye Care, Life Insurance, Pension Plans, Annuity, Short Term Disability Insurance, and Prescription Coverage.

To learn more about Local 188, please, visit their website

HCM TradeSeal support for UA Local 188:

  • Auto-calculation of UA Local 188 Journeyman and/or Apprentice rates
  • Calculation and accounting support for UA Local 188 union benefits
  • Automatic union reports for UA Local 188
  • Union audit support for UA Local 188
  • Accurate Certified Payroll reporting for UA Local 188 work classes

How to Add UA Local 188 to TradeSeal

This Local's unique TradeSeal identifier is: PPF 188

Go to HCM TradeSeal > Data Manager and choose "Benefits, Deductions and Fringes" to add PPF 188 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.