Local Union 488

Piping Professionals Since 1904

Proud to bring the Standard For Excellence to every job site.

2023 Shutdown Schedule- Updated May 23, 2023

Attention Members!
The Alberta Pipe Trades College is hiring for a new instructor! If you have a passion for teaching and extensive experience in the pipe trades, we want to hear from you. Check out the link below for more information and to apply. Don’t miss out on this exciting opportunity to share your knowledge and shape the next generation!

Thank you to all who registered for the annual Jack and Shirlee Hubler Golf Tournament. As the event has now sold out future registrations will be placed on a waiting list in the order they are received!

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Business Manager’s Message November 9, 2021

November 9, 2021

Greetings Brothers and Sisters, I hope you had a good Thanksgiving and spent time with family and friends. I would like to share an update on some important information. There is no doubt the COVID-19 pandemic has changed our lives. It is also more important than ever that we protect our loved ones, friends, and co-workers. As you may know, UA Canada has implemented a.
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Local 488

For over a century, Local 488 has grown with, evolved with, and built Northern Alberta. Today, Local Union 488 is the single largest supplier of pipe trades professionals in Canada representing plumbers, steamfitter – pipefitters, welders, instrumentation technicians, sprinkler fitters, refrigeration mechanics, pipeline workers, and a variety of specialty crafts.