LOCAL 498 Future Applicant Form

    Ironworkers Local 498
    5640 Sockness Drive
    Rockford, IL 61109

    Being an Ironworker means:

    • Having a good work ethic
    • Possessing a positive attitude
    • Listens and learns on the job and in the classroom
    • Can work with others as a team to complete the project or task
    • Follows the directions of the Foreman/Journeyman regardless of the manner in which they are given
    • Aptitude and desire for the trade/career
    • Has some experience doing construction, metal work or comparable work with transferable skills
    • Has proven to be a good worker with good work history and attendance record and can indicate this even if not related to the trade
    • The necessary physical condition to work at heights in a physically demanding environment for extended periods of time in all weather conditions as safety allows
    • Drug free and can pass required drug test annually as required of all members
    • If you answered “Yes” to all of these points then YOU have the potential to be a member of one of the greatest trades, the IRONWORKERS!