About Us

The Carpenters’ District Council is currently the fastest growing trade union in the country.  Carpenters Local 494 represents General Carpenters, Acoustic Technicians, Resilient Floor Layers and Pile Driver/Welders in the Essex/Kent County.

What We Offer:

  • Fixed wage rates and set apprenticeship rates based on a portion of the Journeyman package
  • The safest working conditions in the construction industry with state of the art training available to all members at no out of pocket cost to the member
  • A 21,000 square foot training facility that allows us to stay on the cutting edge of the ever-evolving advancements in the construction industry

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