We are not a union, but a union of unions. We cover almost every sector of the work force in our jurisdiction, including members in the building/construction trades, such as Electricians, Ironworkers, Sheet metal, and Steamfitters who promote apprenticeships to provide a skilled and trained workforce for our contractors.

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Southern Wisconsin Building and Construction Trades Council

Now, more than ever, Wisconsin's Building Trades Unions are providing solutions to meet the challenge of a changing, energy-conscious world. With pride, performance, and professionalism, our highly skilled work force delivers unmatched value for contractors and owners alike.

With apprenticeship training programs that set the standard in the construction industry, we provide life-long career and advancement opportunities for those with the discipline and determination to have a direct impact on the future of Wisconsin.

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Southern Wisconsin Building and Construction Trade Council seeks to strengthen state and regional economic competitiveness in the global marketplace by sharing trade development information, jointly promoting regional projects, and collectively advocating for the AFL-CIO programs and policies which will benefit the jurisdiction . The SWBCTC is supported by Wisconsin State Councils and appropriations from its 7 county jurisdiction.

Contact Us

1605 Center Avenue
Janesville, WI 53547
Phone: (608) 576-3563