Iron Workers Local 842


Welcome to Local 842

Ironworkers Local 842 website is provided for the education of our members and the greater community.  Our goal is to achieve a good standard of living and quality of life for our members and their families.

Ironworkers install and reinforce industrial and commercial structural steel buildings, ornamental steel components, miscellaneous steel (catwalks, railings, ladders, ramps and stairs), precast concrete, pre-engineered buildings, towers, bridges, stadiums, conveyance equipment, plant maintenance, rebar and post tensioning systems.We also fabricate structural steel and rebar.

** Payment options **

Please note that we are now able to accept email money transfers. To send an e-Transfer, all you need is an email address, online access to your bank account and the email address of the person that you are sending money to. All email money transfers should be sent to Once the money transfer is done, you will need call the office to advise us of the password used. If you need more information please contact Mélissa at the Union Office.

Cash, cheque and money orders will still be accepted as well.

** To all members **

There will be an upgrade Red Seal Ironworker Generalist course given from March 20th to April 7th, 2017. To qualify you must have 7400 hours.

The upgrade for Red Seal Ironworker Reinforcing course given April 17th to May 5th, 2017. To qualify you must have 5400 hours.

There will be a minimum of 10 and a maximum of 20 people per class.

There will be TSD Funding available.

The courses will be given at NBCC Moncton. There will be an $85.00 weekly tuition fee charged by NBCC Moncton however if you pass your Red Seal at the end of the course the government will pay you back that fee. Red Seal Exam cost $350 with Letter of Authenticity. With Grandfather clause $250

Books will be supplied. Please note that the books are available in English only however the instructor is bilingual.

Anyone interested must have an open EI claim and call the Union Hall to put your name on the list by no later the January 13th, 2017.