Open Interviews

Open Interviews

We operate an open interview program to accept potential carpenter apprentices and journeymen. Applications are accepted Monday through Friday from 8 am to 4:30 pm at the Local 283 offices: 3025 River Watch Parkway, Building 300, Augusta, Georgia, 30907.

Please Note:

Journeymen evaluations occur every Wednesday at 8:00 AM

For more information contact us.

How do I become a member?

To join the Carpenters Local Union, you must apply to the Regional location. There is a training process that you will complete , and monthly dues of $22 that must be paid to remain a member. To begin your application, visit the Southeastern Carpenters Regional Council website.

When will I qualify for Health Insurance?

You will qualify for health insurance once you have worked 375 hours in a period not exceeding four (4) consecutive months. Once this requirement has been met, the participant will then become eligible on the 2nd month following the month the 375th hour was worked.

When are monthly meetings held and how much are dues?

Union meetings are held on the second Monday of each month at 7:00 PM in the hall. Monthly dues are just $22 and can be paid online.

Where can I learn more about the training program?

For information regarding our training process, please visit the Southeastern Carpenters Training Trust website.

Where are you located?

Our hall is located at 3025 River Watch Parkway, Building 300 in Augusta, Georgia 30907.

Can women join the Brotherhood?

Absolutely! We offer Sister in the Brotherhood (SIB) to all women looking to join us. SIB members receive all the same benefits as Brothers do. SIB is a great place to go for support from follow females in the field. You can learn more on the UBC National site’s SIB page.

Feel Free To Contact Us

If you still have questions about who we are, what we do, and the services we offer, feel free to contact us.

Office Hours:
Monday - Friday
8:00 a.m. — 4:30 p.m.

3025 River Watch Parkway, Building 300
Augusta, Georgia 30907

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