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Apprenticeship Applications
Local Union 43 Plumbers & Steamfitters Joint Apprenticeship Training Committee will have applications available for the 5-year apprenticeship program during March 2018. Applications may be picked up on Tuesdays & Thursdays only at 3013 Riverside Drive, Chattanooga, TN. Applications will be available each Tuesday & Thursday from 8:00 a.m. until 11:00 a.m. and from 1:00 p.m. until 3:00 p.m. (Please be aware that it takes approximately one hour to complete the application process.) The office is closed from 12 noon until 1:00 p.m. each day. Please do not come before or after the hours listed. Requirements: In order to receive an application, applicants must bring copies of high school diploma and high school transcript or copy of GED with test scores included, and a copy of valid photo driver’s license. Minimum age of 18 years. An Equal Opportunity Employer

Recruiting Local 43 Valve Techs. Please read all information listed for details and requirements. CONTACT: Felix Coulter OFFICE: 706-539-1343 FAX: 706-539-2687 EMAIL: felix.coulter@coultervalveservice.com Felix Coulter is recruiting Local 43 valve techs to work with Coulter Valve Service (CVS) in their MSIV service business. Conditions/Requirements of work: 1) Must be able to hold unescorted access at Nuclear Power Plants 2) Must have an up to date UA Valve Card. *Advanced valve quals would be a plus. 3) Must be willing to travel for work. 4) Must be able to pass a respirator physical for work. 5) Rigging experience is preferred. If you are interested and qualified, you will need to submit your resume to Felix Coulter at Coulter Valve Service to the information above (email or fax). If you have any questions please contact Felix at one of the numbers listed above.

125th Anniversary Event Photos
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We accept donations year round to fund our Annual Christmas for Kids Party. Make any donation payable to Local 43 (Christmas for Kids). You can mail it to 3009 Riverside Drive, Chattanooga, TN 37406 or drop it by the office. The party this year will be held in early December on a Saturday. Any member interested in being a volunteer to help with this event please contact Jennifer at Local 43.

Welcome to the New Website for Plumbers and Steamfitters Local 43!
The leadership and members of Plumbers and Steamfitters Local 43 of the United Association of Plumbers, and Steam Fitters would like to welcome you to our newly designed website. On our site you can find out a great deal of information about our great local and international union.

Welcome to UA Local 43 Plumbers & Steamfitters

Welcome to the website of Plumbers and Steamfitters UA Local 43 of Chattanooga, Tennessee.

We have been in business for over 117 years serving the Tennessee Valley with highly skilled and trained specialist in the piping industry.

With this website we hope to provide insight as to who we are and how we operate. Also to help you understand more about organized labor.

We hope you enjoy the site as much as we enjoy providing it for you.