Cement Masons

Cement Masons Union

At Local 132 of Southern Ohio, it is our mission to provide those within the cement mason industry a place to unionize and take advantage of some great opportunities for their careers. We currently operate out of four major cities in Ohio: Cincinnati, Columbus, Dayton, and Portsmouth. With many years of experience supporting our local masons, as a union, we understand what it takes to provide our workers with the adequate tools they need to succeed. Whether you are a cement mason or a plasterer, joining Local 132 of Southern Ohio can be very advantageous to your future and goals. If you are interested in joining us, contact your local city office today for more information. 

Why Local 132?

For us to thrive, we must be productive for the contractors we work for in a way that keeps people like you in demand. This will enable each member to make a solid living wage with excellent fringe benefits. Our goal is to keep members competitive within their market and industry, with constant training and advancements in knowledge and skills. By joining us, you are entering a union that truly cares about your success and goals, as we constantly strive towards providing workers with the tools they need to succeed.  We are Local 132 — Proud, Strong, and United. Let’s work together and continue to build our great history!

Benefits of Joining This Union


Members of a trade union tend to make more earnings throughout their career compared to their counterparts that are not under a Collective Bargaining Agreement within the same occupation. We negotiate on each member’s behalf, making sure you secure a living wage, reasonable employment terms, workplace rights, and safe working conditions.

Health Insurance (Health and Welfare)

Members of a trade union tend to make more earnings throughout their career compared to their counterparts that are The union makes health insurance available to all its members, to protect themselves and their families. With our vast size in the state of Ohio, we are large enough to be considered a self-insured group.

Retirement (Pension Plan)

As a hard worker, retirement can often be a scary thought, but it does not have to be with us. We will work on your behalf to ensure that you will have a respectable pension plan ready for you upon retirement. Your pension will offer you and your loved ones the security you need to maintain the lifestyle you live until the end of your life.

Education and Training

Constant education and training are critical for making advancements within the industry. As a member, you will receive numerous opportunities to learn the latest advances and trends in your profession. If you are new to the industry, we even offer numerous apprenticeship programs to give you the best opportunity for success.


When you join us at Local 132, you are not only receiving numerous career benefits, but you are also getting unity, solidarity, and a brother and sisterhood that is unmatched in other industries. Working with us, you and your fellow members will always have a voice. Our leaders have all worked their way among our ranks, insuring you a representative that understands your situation and aspirations.

If you are someone who works within the cement mason or plasterers industry and are looking for an excellent union to join, look no further than Local 132 of Southern Ohio. Visit our website for more information, or contact us today!