Political Action

Political Action

Ironworkers Local 5 DC

Chartered in 1901, Iron Workers Local #5 is a progressive Union representing more than 1,000 Iron Workers in the Mid-Atlantic Region, including Journeymen, Apprentices, and Retirees. The heart of our jurisdiction is in Washington, DC – one look at the city’s magnificent architecture, and you’ll understand why we’re so proud of our local, heritage, and trade. We also represent Iron Workers in Maryland, Virginia, and a small portion of West Virginia.

Each year, our Joint Apprenticeship Training Committee (JATC) equips dozens of Apprentices with the skills and knowledge needed to succeed in this industry. You’ve got to have it all together to be an outstanding Iron Worker, period. Our vision is to move to move the Iron Working industry into the future. We will accomplish this through a strong, active membership, aggres