The United Association of Journeymen and Apprentices of the Plumbing, Pipefitting and Sprinkler Fitting Industry of the United States and Canada (UA or United Association) is s a labor union which represents workers in the plumbing and pipefitting industries in the United States and Canada.
The Union offers the following benefits to its members:
The Pension Fund will provide you with peace of mind in your retirement. Your union membership will provide you benefits even after you stop working. The more hours you work, the higher your monthly benefit throughout retirement. Resources are also pooled with other building trades, so the Pension fund offers combined strength and security you can count on.
Besides a comprehensive healthcare package, benefits include dental and optical coverage, a prescription drug program, and major medical coverage. This includes hospital services, organ transplant, and routine physical exams.
The healthcare package is available not only to union plumbers, but also to the plumber’s immediate family. A wide variety of preventative care, wellness programs, cancer screenings and family services are also available.
In today’s competitive environment, if you’re not keeping up with the latest developments in the industry, you’re falling behind. That’s why the Plumbers Union offers the education and resources you need to stay current.