Career

Carpentry offers a number of different specilaties.
You’ve got options.

The Carpenters Union is a blanket term for the numerous skills performed
by tradespeople in our union. Throughout its history, the Union has
developed many specialty trades. The Carpenters’ Union offers apprenticeship
in each and offers every member continuing and developmental training
in all of these specialties. Many members have become proficient in
numerous area.

Craftspeople of the Carpenters Union include:

  • Carpenters and Joiners
  • Millwrights
  • Piledrivers
  • Residential Carpenters
  • Interior Systems Carpenters
  • Lathers and Drywallers
  • Cabinet Makers and Millworkers
  • Floor Layers

Visit the Chicago Regional Council of Carpenters Apprentice and Training Program for more information.