Business Manager
Anthony Gallagher

Financial Secretary-Treasurer
Kevin Heffernan

Steamfitters Local 420

14420 Townsend Rd.
Philadelphia , PA 19154

Ph: (267) 350-4200
Fx: (267) 350-4299
UA Local 420!

Member Discounts on Residential HVAC Contractors

Brothers and Sisters: Please utilize our signatory Local 420 contractors when maintaining, repairing, or replacing your home furnace, boiler, air conditioner, or heat pump. Please click on the link for a list of our signatory contractors, and remember to tell them that you are a Local Union 420 member. 

Click Here for a list of our own contractors offering Discounts for Local 420 members on their Residential HVAC Contractors!

Apprenticeship Home

Steamfitters Local 420 offers two types of apprenticeship.  The first is Steamfitter Apprenticeship and the second is for Mechanical Equipment Services.  The following details the guidelines for each program. Use the links below or the navigation to your left to find out more.


 Steamfitters Apprenticeship


 Mechanical Equipment Training

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Apprenticeship News

M.E.S. Apprentice School Schedule Fall Term 2018-2019
Thu, Aug 23, 2018

Click Here to download the Mechanical Equipment Service Apprentice school schedule for the 2018-2019 Fall Term.

August 1, 2018 Apprenticeship Graduates
Fri, Jul 20, 2018

On August 1, 2018, nine Mechanical Equipment Service apprentices and fourteen Steamfitter apprentices will graduate from Local Union 420's Apprenticeship Program. Click the above headline for a list of the Graduates.

Local Union 420 Members Can Earn An Associates' Degree In Applied Science
Fri, May 4, 2018

Local Union 420 Training Center has partnered with Washtenaw Community College for members to earn an Associates’ Degree in Applied Science. Please Click Here for more information.

Local Union 420 Student Handbook - Revised January 2018
Mon, Jan 8, 2018

Click here to download a PDF of the student handbook.

M.E.S. Apprentice Work Process Report
Tue, Mar 15, 2016

Click Here to download the M.E.S. Apprentice Work Process Report

Steamfitter Apprentice Bi-Weekly Work Report
Thu, Sep 4, 2014

Click Here for a copy of the Steamfitter Apprentice Bi-Weekly Work Report.

For Employers of Local Union 420 Steamfitter Apprentices: Steamfitter Apprentice Evaluation Form
Thu, Mar 27, 2014

Click Here to download a copy of the Steamfitter Apprentice Evaluation Form.

Apprenticeship Events

August 2019 Apprenticeship Applications
Mon, Oct 29, to Fri, Apr 26, 2019

Applications for the August 2019 Steamfitter and Mechanical Equipment Service Apprenticeships will be distributed at the training center starting on Monday, October 29th.  Applications are distributed Monday through Friday from 7:30 A.M. to 4:00 P.M. Applicants must appear in person with a valid driver's license, state issued with photograph to secure an application. The deadline for completed applications is the last Friday in April. 

The recruitment, selection, employment, and training of apprentices shall be without discrimination because of race, color, religion, national origin, or sex.  The JATC will take affirmative action to provide equal opportunity in apprenticeship and will operate this apprenticeship program as required under Title 29 of the Code of Federal Regulations, Part 30, as amended, and any applicable State Regulations.

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