April 4, 2020 Special Called Meeting is CANCELLED.

The special called meeting that was to take place on April 4th, 2020 has been suspended till further notice. This was done through dispensation through the International Executive giving all Locals an extension to the deadline from April 30th, 2020 to June 30th, 2020 to have all delegates in place.

With the new guidelines set out by the Provincial Government no social gathering of more than 15 people can be conducted. This would not allow us enough people to hold a proper meeting at this time.

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A Message from our EST Derrick Schulte

News for Our Members

A Message from our EST Derrick Schulte

You are receiving this email because you are a part of The Alberta Regional Council of Carpenters and Allied Workers Family . As we continue to navigate through the next few days, weeks and months there is no doubt that we will all be impacted in some way.  


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March Regular Union Meeting is CANCELLED

THE MARCH REGULAR UNION MEETING HAS BEEN CANCELLED - The next regular union meeting will be in April.

Union meetings are held on the 4th Tuesday of every month.


WHEN: Tuesday, April 28th, 2020

TIME:    7:30 pm

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Phishing Email

                                Phishing and Email Scams


Phishing is a type of online scam where criminals send an email that appears to be from a legitimate company and ask you to provide sensitive information. This is usually done by including a link that will appear to take you to the company’s website to fill in your information – but the website is a clever fake and the information you provide goes straight to the crooks behind the scam.

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Health & Welfare Contribution Increase

Effective November 4th, 2018, the Negotiation Committee and the Executive Committee has allocated the Millwrights $0.46 per hour increase to the Health & Welfare Fund. The increase of $0.46 brings the total Health & Welfare contribution to $2.71 for hours worked.

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AIT has moved.


Please make a note that AIT (Apprenticeship and Industrial Training) has moved its Edmonton office to a new location as of July 7th 2018. The new address is:

11763 106 St NW #430, Edmonton, AB T5G 2R1 

It is in the Center for Applied Technology (CAT building) located at NAIT

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Election Results



President:                                         Dave Robinson

Vice President:                                Rob McLaren

Recording Secretary:                    Drew Kruger

Financial Secretary:                       Stan Howell

Treasurer:                                        Mike Bohnet

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Millwrights Health & Welfare has Launched a Member Online System!


This new system will allow H&W members to:

  • View your hourbank
  • See your recent work history
  • Manage your dependants and beneficiaries
  • Provide a single point of contact for other plan resources.
  • https://mypbas.pbas.ca/

Information has been mailed and, you will be receiving in the week to come.

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Canadian Traveller Referral Program

Want to work elsewhere in Canada?

The UBC has launched an online form for all Canadian members, including Millwrights, who want to seek work in other parts of Canada. The system  facilitates the quick movement of Canadian members throughout Canada in times of high regional labour demands. 

Canadian UBC members have priority for jobs in Canada and it is critical that we know of your interest and availability so we can dispatch you when there are opportunities in other parts of Canada.

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