Located in Zanesville, Ohio, Laborers' Local 530 proudly serves the jurisidiction of Muskingum, Perry, Noble, and Guernsey Counties. The local represents approximately 400 qualified men and women in the Building and Construction trades. Local 530 utilizes and supplies over 100 signatory contractors, in Building, Heavy Highway and Pipeline Construction, with committed, skilled, and experienced laborers.
Chartered on April 2, 1934, Laborers' Local 530 is an affiliate of Laborers' International Union of North America (LIUNA), AFL-CIO in Washington, D.C., with membership estimated at 500,000 in the United States, Canada, and Puerto Rico. LIUNA celebrated an outstanding "100 Years" on April 13, 2003.
Laborers Local 530 is affiliated with the Parkersburg-Marietta Building & Construction Trades Council AFL-CIO.
With ongoing participation, Local 530 members attend the Drexel J. Thrash Training Center in Millwood, Ohio which offers over 75 certifield technical classes in the most advantageous programs of our construction industry. A state-of-the-art academic institution, it provides a residential campus facility offering an extensive curriculum. Members also have access to training through the Parkersburg-Marietta Building & Construction Trades Educational and Development Fund, which offers courses such as 10 hour and 30 hour OSHA classes, first-aid training, and alcohol awareness classes. Also bringing the most up-to-date Pipeline training, which includes a two week , 80 hour Gas Pipeline Worker Course.
Local 530 union meetings are held on the second Wednesday of every month at 7:00 p.m. in our union hall at 1254 Linden Ave. Zanesville, OH.