Wisconsin Labor History Society - Labor History Essay Contest - (10/14/2020)
The Labor History Essay Contest is for High School Students (Grades 9-12) that offers cash prizes to students who write essays on the topic: "Unions have been important to my family and my community because . . ." Click Here for information. Deadline for submissions is Feb. 15, 2021
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Welcome to UA Local 434
Welcome to UA Local 434, the Central and Western Wisconsin Regional Web site for men and women who work in the pipe trades and those who aspire to become plumbers, pipefitters, steamfitters, or HVAC service technicians.
On the site you will find information and resources on:
- Employment Opportunities
- Apprenticeship and Training
- Certifications and Licenses
- Your Rights on the Job
- Member Benefits
The United Association of Journeymen and Apprentices of the Plumbing and Pipe Fitting Industry of the United States and Canada or "UA," as it is commonly known, is a multi-craft union whose members are engaged in the fabrication, installation and servicing of piping systems. There are approximately 330,000 highly-skilled United Association members who belong to over 300 individual local unions across North America.
Plumbers and Steamfitters Local 434 is a United Association Local union, which represents over 1,200 pipe trades workers in the Central and Western Wisconsin Area. Our members enjoy the best wages and working conditions in the industry.
Local 434's jurisdiction includes the following WI counties: Barron, Buffalo, Chippewa, Clark, Crawford, Dunn, Eau Claire, Florence, Forest, Grant, Jackson, Juneau, La Crosse, Langlade, Lincoln, Marathon, Monroe, Oneida, Pepin, Pierce, Polk, Portage, Price, Rusk, St. Croix, Taylor, Trempeleau, Vernon, Vilas, Wood