Are you a Carpenter? 

Whether you are driving & welding pile, building forms, framing walls, hanging drywall, erecting scaffolding, building cabinets, installing flooring and everything in between you are a Carpenter and we are looking for for to join us.

We lead the way in training, educating, and representing the next generation of skilled construction professionals. The United Brotherhood of Carpenters (UBC) places a top priority on developing the total professional: tradespeople who are not only technical experts in their craft, but who also demonstrate effective communication and leadership qualities.

The UBC mission is to stand strong with our members and business partners to help them achieve success. UBC education and training advances leadership, skill, quality, productivity, safety, and attitude with the goal of creating a constructive culture within the construction industry and providing a competitive workforce for our contractors and owners.

UBC Carpenters are the most diverse highly trained workforce in the construction industry today. We offer living wages with benefits to help you build your family and communities alike. Our organization is not just a job, it is a career.

For more information about the crafts we cover please watch our video: One Trade, Many Crafts

For more information about what is needed for a career as a Carpenter please watch  our video: Training for a Career in Carpentry

Are you ready to start your career ? 

There are two ways to join the Carpenters Local 276. Through either an Apprenticeship Training Program or as a Journey-person

Apprenticeship Training Program– for applicants that have some or no experience in commercial carpentry.

  • Those interested in joining through the Apprenticeship need to register and attend our next information session by visiting  NASTCF.ORG  or please call (585) 436-1110.

  • for more information about the Apprenticeship Click Here

  • Those applying for the Apprenticeship program you will go through an information session and fill out an application. The applicant will then be scheduled for an interview with a Council Representative and a Training Coordinator.

  • We accept applications everyday but a applicant must first attend the information session

Journey-person Member – for applicants that have 5 or more years experience in commercial carpentry

  • Those interested in joining please email an application with your resume to

  • Journeyman Application

  • Those applying for be a Journey-person once we receive your resume we will contact you to fill out an application and schedule interview with one of our Council Representatives.

  • We accept Applications at all times