We strongly suggest contacting the Local Union at 319-363-0279 for complete information on joining the Carpenters Union Local 308.
Requirements are as follows:
- A letter on Company letterhead stating that you have been or will be hired as a journeyman carpenter. This letter must include:
- Social security number
- Address & phone
- You must be prepared to pay Initiation fees and dues payments in cash or money order only at time of application
- Verifiable experience of at least 8 years of commercial carpentry
Journeyman Carpenter Initiation Fees for NEW MEMBERS are: $423.00 plus 3 months dues.
Re-initiation Fees for EX-MEMBERS looking to rejoin are: $423.00 plus $50 re-initiation fee and 6 to 12 months of dues.Any Apprentices re-initiating after suspending out will have to pay one years dues as well as all initiation up front.