October 2017


Wednesday, October 18, 2017
An employment opportunity for the position of Assistant Dispatcher is now available for application by all Journeymen members in good standing with UA Local Union #488. Resumes will only be accepted through email. Please click on the link for the specifics.

NAUSC – Inspection Testing and Maintenance of Water-Based Fire Protection Systems Certification Course

Wednesday, October 18, 2017
The Alberta Pipe Trades College (APTC) will be running the NAUSC – ITM course on three consecutive Fridays and Saturdays beginning November 24, 2017. Please click on the link for full details.

Employment Opportunity - Local 488 Building Maintenance Mechanic

Friday, October 13, 2017
UA Local Union is seeking a qualified person to fill the position of Building Maintenance Mechanic for the Local 488 facilities in Edmonton. Please see the position description and qualifications required. Applications will be accepted by EMAIL ONLY, sent to : businessmanager@local488.ca

Agents & Representatives Jurisdictional Areas

Thursday, October 12, 2017
Our Contact page has been updated to show who are the agents and representatives of the jurisdictional areas. Please click on the PDF for an updated list.

Calgary Children's Christmas Party

Friday, October 6, 2017
The Calgary Children's Christmas Party is just around the corner! If you are interested in attending, please fill out the attached form or send directly to Bryan Rooney at bryan.rooney@local488.ca . Please note that space is limited so get your registration forms in ASAP!

2017 Revised Fall Shutdown Schedule

Thursday, October 5, 2017
Please click on the updated Fall Shutdown Schedule as of August 9, 2017.

September 2017

Permit Performance Evaluation

Friday, September 29, 2017
Please view the following Permit Performance Evaluation Form. Note that both contractors and members are required to print off this form.

Online Registration Now Available For OSSA and BSO Safety Courses

Tuesday, September 26, 2017
In an effort to provide faster and more efficient service to our members, the Alberta Pipe Trades College (APTC) will now be taking registrations exclusively online for all OSSA and BSO safety courses. For Local 488 members in good standing, there is no cost for taking these courses. The costs for...

Revised Hours For Dwight York Pipeline Training Facility

Tuesday, September 26, 2017
Please note that effective immediately, the Dwight York Pipeline Training Facility will be open Tuesdays and Thursdays during regular facility hours. We apologize for any inconvenience this may cause.

NWR Bussing Schedule

Monday, September 25, 2017
Please click on the following link for the updated NWR Bussing schedule: https://www.dtl.ca/about-us/ . You can also visit Twitter @NWRSiteTransit for more information.