Please read the notice below concerning having your Work Ready Work Force Training up to date.
Agent and Representative meetings are available at the Local, effective immediately. 30-minute appointments, for urgent matters only please.
See the attached document for more information.
Good Afternoon UA Local 488 Members
Due to COVID-19 we are unable to send out a Pipeline Newsletter at this time. Our Business Manager, Agents and Representatives have articles posted on our website for your viewing.
Please read the following articles for up to date information regarding job sites, shutdowns and Local 488.
Local 488 is excited to announce our current re-opening strategy with enhanced safety guidelines and operational standards. At this time, our top priority is the health and safety of our members and staff. We are collaboratively working with Alberta Health Services and the Government of Alberta to keep everyone safe and healthy as possible.
Welding Shop – June 22, 2020
Pipeline Yard – June 22, 2020
Local 488 Main Building – tentatively opening by appointment only July 6, 2020 with more information to follow.
Dispatch will continue to run online until further notice.
Alberta Pipe Trades College– tentative re-opening date of Sept 1, 2020.
There will be no access to the Fort McMurray and Calgary offices at this time and all communications are to be done via email and or phone call.
Please review our guidelines and protocols posted below to ensure the safety of our staff and members while we re-open.