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Construction Members

Local 773 construction craft laborers perform a wide range of construction work including building ball park stadiums and hospitals to digging the sewer trenches and pipe laying. We make buildings safer by removing hazardous materials like asbestos and lead. Our skills include pouring concrete, demolition work, environmental and hazardous waste cleanup, pipe layers, hoisting and rigging, landscaping, digging, loading and unloading, roadwork, mason tender, storm sewers, traffic control, waterlines and scaffolding just to name a few. Laborers are employed in all areas of construction, including commercial and residential. We have the best trained, highest skilled, hardest working people in the industry and take pride in our work with thousands of hours of experience of on the job and classroom training before becoming a journeyman. With training centers in Marion, IL and Mt Sterling, IL the training that local 773 laborers recieve meets or exceeds OSHA, EPA and other regulatory standards.

According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics " Employment of construction laborers is projected to grow 25 percent from 2012 to 2022. Much faster than the average for all occupations.  Laborers work in all fields of construction and demand for these workers will mirror the level of overall construction activity."

The jurisdiction of Local 773 covers the thirteen southernmost counties in Illinois which includes Gallatin, Hardin, Johnson, Pope, Saline, Union, Massac, Williamson, Perry, Jackson, Pulaski, Franklin, Alexander.