March 2019

Pipeline Newsletter For March 2019

Thursday, March 21, 2019
The March 2019 edition of the Pipeline Newsletter is now available online! Please have a read and see what is happening at YOUR union.

Letters RE: Drug Testing At Suncor Sites

Tuesday, March 5, 2019
Brothers and Sisters: Please read the following correspondence from companies regarding random drug testing procedures at all Suncor sites. In addition, please read the additional attached document that explain the differences in the Suncor and Canadian Models.

February 2019

Corporate Wellness Rate Sheet

Wednesday, February 27, 2019
Members: Please check out the City of Edmonton's Corporate Wellness Program Rate Sheet. See the many benefits provided and sign up today!

Important FAQ's on Random Drug Testing at the Suncor Site

Monday, February 25, 2019
Members: There has been much discussion on random drug testing at the Suncor site. Please find attached an important document that will help answer any questions you may have.

New Welding Shop Hours

Tuesday, February 12, 2019
Brothers and Sisters: Please note that the Welding Shop will now be open evenings. Hours of operation will be Monday to Friday 7:30 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.

January 2019

Revised 2019 Spring Shutdown Schedule

Tuesday, January 29, 2019
Brothers and Sisters: Please click on the link below for the revised 2019 Spring Shutdown schedule. As always, all dates and times are subject to change.

Letter From Election Committee Regarding Refrigeration Pension Trustees

Monday, January 28, 2019
Please read the following letter from the Local 488 Ballot Committee regarding the nomination of new Refrigeration Pension Trustees.

Results of Election Committee Nominations and Elections

Monday, January 28, 2019
Attached are the results of the Election Committee nominations and elections, held at this past Saturday’s General Membership Meeting. The committee thanks all candidates for putting their names forward for these positions.

Local 488 Welding Shop Pricing

Monday, January 21, 2019
The Local 488 Welding Shop has slightly increased the shop rates as attached. These increases are necessary to cover the significant costs of shop supplies and practice materials. Please see the link below for the new fees.

How To Bring A Labour Union to Alberta

Tuesday, January 15, 2019
Brothers and Sisters: Please take the time to view this very timely video put together by Brother Lorin Bates, Business Development Representative with UA Canada. Brother Bates does a fantastic job explaining how to form a Labour Union in Alberta. In addition, Lorin discusses the many benefits that...