These benefits have long included a health plan, a defined contribution and defined benefits pension plan

No other organization serves the needs of our industry like the Ironworkers International Union.

Welcome to Iron Workers Local 623

Welcome to Ironworker’s Local 623. We are located at 6153 Airline Highway, Baton Rouge, LA.

Local 623 has been a major player in the industrial scene since 1940. Over the years we have held on to the proud tradition of providing a hardworking and highly skilled workforce, aiding in the industrial growth of our area. Today we add to this tradition a safer work environment, up to date training, and a fair and honest relationship with the contractors.

Exxon Petroleum, Exxon Chemical, Dow Chemical, River Bend Nuclear Power Station, LSU’s Tiger Stadium, two Mississippi River Bridges, and most of the chemical plants located up and down the Mississippi River, are just a few of the many projects built by the Ironworkers of Local 623. 

On each and every one of our jobs, the members will be paid a decent living wage, payment to a pension plan, and payment to a health insurance plan.

We hope this web site is informative and inspires you to visit with us. If you decide to  visit, a representative will meet with you and answer any questions you might have.