Road Sprinkler Fitters

P.O. Box 610 | Manlius, NY 13104
Telephone: (315) 682-0224 | Fax: (315) 682-0225


Business Agent: Mark O’Connor Year Chartered: 1915
Email: Local Membership: 310

Working Conditions

Heavy lifting, climbing, working in aerial lifts of various heights, climbing ladders and working in all types of weather are required aspects of a sprinklerfitter.

Apprenticeship Training Period

5 years accredited time.

Related Instruction and Method

Two Saturdays per month classroom training of 8 hours each day.


Must be 18 years of age, high school diploma or GED, physically fit to perform the work of the trade. Military discharge under other than dishonorable conditions (if applicable) and must pass a pre-employment physical and drug test.

Probationary Period

6 months.


Contractor supplies all tools.

Current Journeyman Rate


Apprentice Wage Progression Schedule

Staring pay is 45% of Journeyman’s and advances 5% every six months if apprentice stays current in both school work and dues.

Estimated Annual Earning

$58,000.00 for a Journeyman who works a full year. *
* Estimates are based upon average hours worked, which may vary from year to year.

Fringe Benefits

Health and pension benefits after probationary period.

Union Dues

Initiation fee – $272.00
Monthly Dues – $24.00

Recruitment for Next Class

To be determined.