SHEET METAL WORKERS' INTERNATIONAL ASSOCIATION
LOCAL UNION NO. 8

PROVINCE OF ALBERTA & NWT, CANADA

The Executive and Members of Sheet Metal Workers' Local # 8 welcome you to their web site and invite you to browse our pages to learn more about the role of the Union in the Sheet Metal trade

Click
HERE to access the Local 8 directory
 

IMPORTANT NOTICE FOR APPRENTICES

AIT has extended the deadline for application for their family of scholarships from June 30 to August 8, 2014. If you've completed technical training in the past year, CLICK HERE to download the application. For more information on the available scholarships, check the Alberta Apprenticeship and Industry Training Board website HERE


 
   
JOIN THE TEAM!

The Southern BTA will be sponsoring the 2nd Annual 'Battle of the Trades' Softball Tournament Sept. 5-7 in Okotoks.
Call Steve at 403-813-5523 to register
 
   
PENSION PLAN
Alberta Sheet Metal Retirement Trust Fund
Plan booklets are available online
HEALTH & WELFARE
Coughlin & Associates
(claim forms - use Winnipeg)
 
 Canadian Model for Providing a Safe Workplace
Alcohol & Drug Guidelines and
Work Rule

Follow this link for a PDF format of the
APPRENTICES:
Check out
Alberta Apprenticeship & Industry Training
for scholarship info and other funding
 
   

Local 8 is proud to support our communities through donations to worthy causes.


All funding is made from our Benevolent Fund and through motions made by our members
at our regular meetings. We've donated to:
AIT Apprenticeship Scholarships          Air Canada Dreams Take Flight
Alberta Childrens’ Hospital (Calgary)          BTA Charitable Foundation
Canadian Red Cross               EDLC Broken Families Memorial
Edmonton Police Association Drug Education
Enmax – Ganotec West “Adopt A Family’ Program   Food Banks throughout Alberta
Glenrose Hospital Courage Centre    Greater Edmonton Alliance & MacG in Calgary
Habitat For Humanity           Haiti Disaster Relief    Movember – Prostate Cancer        
Red Cross         RoofTek     Royal Canadian Legion & Legion Poppy Fund
Salvation Army           Skills Alberta & Skills Canada
Slave Lake Disaster Relief Fund (Red Cross & Salvation Army) Southern Alberta Flood Relief
S
TARS
Building
Magic In the Air      United Way

 
 
 




 
 

Local 8 News:

  The July / August, 2014 newsletter is now online. To print out a copy of the Bargaining Survey included in the newsletter, click here.

COMET will be held in the Edmonton Hall on Satruday, August 23. Call the Edmonton office to register - (780) 426-3375  Kerry (ext. 223) or Kelly (ext. 225)

Bavarian Snips available for sale to members.  Please contact dan@local8.ca  for details. Click for larger picture.
 
 
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MEETING DATES
All meetings are at 7:30 PM except
Fort McMurray  (8:00 PM)

NO MEETINGS IN JULY & AUGUST
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EDMONTON
17310 - 106 Ave
FORT MAC
9713 Hardin St.
CALGARY -
UA  Hall
LETHBRIDGE
#225 207 13 St. N
COMET RED DEER
4311 - 49 Ave
click location for map
 

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Click on icon to see special deals
available to Local 8 Members
 
 
 
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