News & Events
UA 488 Family Picnic
The ENTERTAINMENT COMMITTEE is pleased to announce that our Annual Family Picnic will be held at Laurier Park-Valley Zoo this year. You must register your family for the picnic by May 19, 2023. This will ensure your free admission to the Valley Zoo. For this reason, we are unable to accept any late registrations and you cannot register once you arrive.
Mark’s Discount May 14-27, 2023
Mark’s would like to pass along a 25% savings discount to Local 488 members from May 14-27. Between May 14 – 27, please present this barcode for a 25% discount on regular priced merchandise. Valid at Mark’s across Canada, instore only.
Genesee Work Changes
Attention all Members,
Changes have been made at the Genesee repowering project with PCL to benefit our members!
Going forward all workers currently on site and dispatched in the future through Local 488 will recieve payment as per the ICI wage page with full benefits and overtime/double time!
As well TAP protocol for B-pressure welders has been implemented as per the below information!
Pipe Trades Instructor
Attention All Local 488
See the following notice about an open position at the Alberta Pipe Trades College.
Day of Mourning Gatherings
Sisters and Brothers, please join your local communities in gathering to pay respects for the 161 men and women who passed from work related injury or illness in 2022. Below are listed the locations and times to join on April 28th. Follow the links provided for more information.
WALK-A-THON AND CALGARY GATHERING INFORMATION – ACSA
Grant Notely Park Gathering Information – Edmonton Labour Council
Edmonton City Hall Ceremony Information – AFL
Information and Social Media Posts – CCOHS
Statistics and Printable Materials – WCB