SHEET METAL WORKERS' INTERNATIONAL ASSOCIATION
LOCAL UNION NO. 8

PROVINCE OF ALBERTA & NWT TERRITORIES, CANADA

The Executive and Members of Sheet Metal Workers' Local 8 welcome you to their website 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 REGARDING TRANSFER CARDS

Pursuant to Article 16, Section 9 (n) of the Constitution and Ritual of the Sheet Metal Workers' International Association, please be advised that the Sheet Metal Workers' Local Union # 8 is entering negotiatons for new Provincial contracts.

Sheet Metal Workers' Local Union # 8 will not be accepting transfer cards effective Septermber 1, 2014 until new agreements have been reached.


 


SEND US YOUR SELFIES!!

We'll be preparing our 2015 Local 8 Calender in the next few months and we welcome your submissions. Send us your selfies, crew photos, worksite photos etc for consideration. Must be at least 400 dpi.  Please check site regulations regarding photographs as some sites have restrictions.Email to info@local8.ca

 
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
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 Sept/Oct, 2014 newsletter is now online.

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)

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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
 

Click on icon to see promo items available for purchase by Local 8 Members
 

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