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UA Local 188

UA Local 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 UA Local 188, please, visit their website

Pay UA Local 188 Automatically with HCM TradeSeal:

To automate payroll and reporting for this union: open HCM TradeSeal, go to "Trade Intelligence" and add PPF 188 to your list of unions. Adding this local will enable HCM TradeSeal to:

  • Auto-calculate of UA Local 188 Journeyman and/or Apprentice rates
  • Calculate and account for for UA Local 188 union benefits
  • Generate automatic union reports for UA Local 188
  • Simplify union audits for UA Local 188
  • Generate Certified Payroll reports for UA Local 188 work classes

Watch a Video

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 UA Local 188.