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UA Local 597

Pipefitters Local 597, created on January 25th, 1913, has nearly 11,000 skilled Pipe Fitters, Welders, and HVAC Service Technicians who serve numerous counties across Northeast Illinois. Headquartered in Chicago, Illinois, the Local Union is a branch of the United Association of Journeymen and Apprentices of the Plumbing and Pipefitting Industry.

Local 597 provides its members with various benefits packages, including a five-year UA apprenticeship program, continuing education courses, health, dental and vision coverage, pension, and a Voluntary 401(k) plan.

To learn more about Local 597 and its benefits programs, please, visit their website pf597.org

HCM TradeSeal support for UA Local 597:

  • Auto-calculation of UA Local 597 Journeyman and/or Apprentice rates
  • Calculation and accounting support for UA Local 597 union benefits
  • Automatic union reports for UA Local 597
  • Union audit support for UA Local 597
  • Accurate Certified Payroll reporting for UA Local 597 work classes

How to Add UA Local 597 to TradeSeal

This Local's unique TradeSeal identifier is: PPF 597

Go to HCM TradeSeal > Data Manager and choose "Benefits, Deductions and Fringes" to add PPF 597 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.