December 2019

EMERGENCY CALL-OUT NOTICE 
 

GOOD MORNING BROTHERS & SISTERS,  
 
WE WILL BE HAVING AN EMERGENCY CALL THIS AFTERNOON AT 2PM FOR: 
4 STEAMFITTERS  
AND 
4 B WELDERS  (2 WELDERS with F6F4 MAXT AND 2 WELDERS with F6F4, F6F5 MAX T) 
 

Monday, December 23, 2019

Election Protest Notice:

A Protest has been filed under Section 125 of the UA Constitution, on the recent Officer Elections. Please read the attached notice for more information.

 

Monday, December 23, 2019

Local 488 is proud to support various events in northern Alberta. This year, our Supp Fund sponsored the Toys for Tots 2019 event via the Fort McMurray’s Local Harley Davidson owner group. In the first picture is Rod McKay, Business Agent, Local 488, Debbie DeCoste, Local 488 Fort McMurray Office Manager and Lloyd Grainger, Representative of Harley Owners Group.

Wednesday, December 11, 2019

October 2019

Members - We need your help to fill these calls - We currently have dispatch slips available for members, travel cards and permits for the following trades: Journeymen Steamfitter, Journeymen B- Pressure Welder and Apprentice Steamfitters. We can also dispatch Journeymen Sprinkerfitters and Journeymen Plumbers as AB Journeymen Steamfitters.

Wednesday, October 2, 2019

Good Afternoon Members: Please see the attached Travel Protocol for those working on the Horizon 2019 Turnaround/Pitstop from September 9, 2019 - October 31, 2019. This will be in effect for Pipefitters, Apprentices & Welders.

Wednesday, October 2, 2019

Members: One of our signatory contractors is in need of a QC Level 2 for full time work as a staff position which could be a long term permanent role. If interested, please email your resume to Stacey.Bilger@local488.ca. Again, we thank all who apply.  

Wednesday, October 2, 2019

Members: Please read the following letter written by Business Manager Robert Taylor regarding Open Calls for Specialty Welders.  This letter has been faxed to all Canadian Locals.

Wednesday, October 2, 2019

September 2019

Members - We need your help to fill these calls - We will be open on Saturday, September 21 at 9:00 am - Noon dispatching members, travel cards and permits for the following trades: Journeymen Steamfitter, Journeymen B- Pressure Welder and Apprentice Steamfitters. We can also dispatch Journeymen Sprinkerfitters and Journeymen Plumbers as AB Journeymen Steamfitters.

Monday, September 23, 2019

The September 2019 edition of the Pipeline Newsletter is now available. Please take the time to read this important edition as it contains information on the upcoming Local 488 elections. Stay informed - it's YOUR union!  

Friday, September 20, 2019

Members: Please be advised that all trucks and welders that will be working on the Trans Mountain pipeline MUST have positive air shut off on both. This is a mandatory requirement. No exceptions will be allowed.    

Friday, September 27, 2019