Local Union 19 - Philadelphia, PA

Copyright 2014. Sheet Metal Workers Local Union 19. All rights reserved.

​Sheet Metal Workers

Our union was established on December 10, 1887, and we are now 4,300 Union members strong! ​


We believe in being on the cutting edge of technology, to better serve our customers and our union members.  Therefore, we are committed to keeping up with advances being made in our industry.  This allows us use the most modern methods and equipment, in order to provide the best possible service.

Sheet metal work is a highly respected trade. Local Union No. 19 serves 23 counties in Pennsylvania (Adams, Bedford, Berks, Blair, Bucks, Centre, Chester, Cumberland, Dauphin, Delaware, Franklin, Fulton, Huntingdon, Juniata, Lancaster, Lebanon, Lehigh, Mifflin, Montgomery, Northampton, Perry, Philadelphia & York), four counties in New Jersey Building Trades (Camden, Gloucester, Salem & Warren), five counties in New Jersey Sign Division (Atlantic, Burlington, Cape May, Cumberland, Hunterdon & Mercer), and the entire state of Delaware.  

Did you know...

  • Our contractors have assisted in the completion of over 100,000 new homes in the last 5 years?
  • Schools, libraries, and other public buildings are constructed with the help of Sheet Metal Workers?
  • The Sheet Metal Workers Local 19 offers an award winning four-year apprentice training program that annually produces some of the top trainees in the country? 


Why choose a Local No. 19 Union Sheet Metal Worker?

Good sheet metal workers are true craftsmen and craftswomen.  Each one is required to have been fully trained in a wide variety of disciplines...and to use these talents, both mental and physical, on a daily basis. This assures you of getting a skilled professional, worthy of the respect the Sheet Metal Industry has proudly earned.


Are you interested in a career in the Sheet Metal Industry?

The majority of our students complete the training and go on to have productive careers in the construction industry. If you would like to find out more about the Apprentice program, and the opportunity for an exciting career in the Sheet Metal Industry, CLICK HERE.