Union means quality.  

Why settle for less than you deserve? Whether you're trying to make a living in the industry or need to hire fire suppression professionals, choose union. It's truly the best option.

Quality of life. 


Are you a non-union worker? With Sprinkler Fitters U.A. Local 709, your wages and work conditions are regulated. We offer benefits and security you and your family deserves, including:

  • Safe Work Conditions

  • Competitive Pay

  • Major Medical Coverage

  • Vision and Dental Coverage

  • Pension Plan

  • Supplemental Pension (equal to a 401K)

  • Retirement benefits (stay at the same level after you retire)

We invest in our members with comprehensive training throughout your career. If you are currently working non-union in the fire protection industry and are interested in joining, please call and ask to speak to Doug Summers, Organizer, at (562) 698-9909 xt. 123.

For new applicants with no experience, our training facility accepts applications annually. Please visit our apprenticeship page for more information. 

Are you a veteran? We proudly take part in the Helmets to Hardhats program. It is a federally-funded program that connects National Guard, Reserve and transitioning active-duty military members with quality career training and employment opportunities in the building and construction industry. Through this program, you are given priority acceptance. So apply today!

Quality work. 


Don't settle for an open-shop contractor. Be a part of something more. Sprinkler Fitters U.A. Local 709 is proud to protect Los Angeles and surrounding areas by supporting our trade, members and families.  We do this with training, team building, and ensuring we all benefit from the experience of each member. 

By supporting unions, you're contributing to the greater good. More than that, you're taking the extra steps to make sure your property's fire suppression capabilities are reliable and up to code. Our members are expertly-trained, motivated individuals who provide the highest quality work available.

We would like to request for our signatory contractors to be invited to bid work on your projects and/or in your facilities. Our 709 contractors range from small one-man operations to operations that exceed 100+ men. We specialize in every aspect of installation, inspection, testing, and maintenance. 


Please send us your contact information or call (562) 698-9909 so we can begin our partnership and help provide you with the very best fire protection systems and service in the industry.