Ironworkers often describe joining Local 97 as the smartest move they ever made. This is no surprise, as becoming a member of 97 confers a number of important advantages.

Mercer Report

Rick joins the structural ironworkers at E.S. Fox Constructors 41 stories above Toronto as they build a condo tower.


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Life as a ironworker

At Local 97, we have a long history of helping people with no experience get the training and skills they need to be safe and successful in this industry. The men and women of Ironworkers Local 97 build this province and have built many landmarks along the way.