District 8 of the IAM&AW consists of 8000 actively working men and women and retirees from a variety of locations and occupations. We have over 125 collective bargaining agreements that cover Public Defenders, Journeyman Machinists, industrial and automotive Mechanics, industrial workers, and maintenance workers just to name a few.
District 8's flagship office is located in Burr Ridge Illinois. We also maintain a satellite office in Bloomington Illinois and from these two locations, we service the entire state of Illinois.
There are 19 locals that are affiliated with District 8 and are located throughout the entire state.
The IAM's 730,000 active and retired members can be found in all 50 states in the U.S. and 10 provinces and three territories of Canada.
Our union is organized into seven territories to better serve our members. Geography defines five of those territories. Transportation covers a series of related industries. Headquarters combines administrative functions with recently merged or affiliated districts and lodges.
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