The Work We Do

Form the backbone of any commercial, residential or public building

Interior Systems

Includes lathers, floor coverers and interior carpenters


Rig, hoist, assemble, dismantle, align and adjust

Pile Drivers

Work with deep piles, concrete forms and steel sheeting


The North Central States Regional Council of Carpenters represents nearly 26,000 union members and their families from 36 local unions in Iowa, Minnesota, Nebraska, North Dakota, South Dakota and Wisconsin.

The North Central States Regional Council of Carpenters is chartered by the United Brotherhood of Carpenters and Joiners (UBC). The UBC represents more than half a million Carpenters, Floor Coverers, Lathers, Millwrights, Pile Drivers and Cabinet Makers in the United States and Canada.

As a union, we are dedicated to protecting and elevating the economic and social condition of all workers. We partner with contractors to provide our industry with the best trained, most productive and safest workforce available. The superior productivity and skills that our members bring to the job reward us with pay and benefits that allow us to provide a better life for ourselves, our families and our communities both now and in the future.


Did you know word of mouth is the Number One way we recruit new members? Please encourage friends, family and acquaintances who might be interested in a career in construction to visit Many areas of our Council will need workers as we move closer to spring and another busy construction season.

If they need a sponsoring contractor, have them visit our job board for contractors who are looking for help.