This is your dispatch for Tuesday April 24th, 2018.
Members please call 780-482-0720 between 8:00 and 8:30am. CSTS-09, OSSA Regional or BSO, OSSA EWP, OSSA Fall Pro, Pre-access testing and AB Trade Equivalency certification is required.
If these job postings do not have a current date, please refer to our Job Line Recording at 780-482-1637 in Edmonton or 780-791-5866 in Fort McMurray.
RKM @ Owens Corning Req: One Jry Versatile Welders with 4 position SMAW & FCAW for 4 shifts, 8 hrs/shift. NMA Agreement. Starts: must start after dispatch ASAP
Guthrie Mechanical @ Syncrude Req: One 3rd App IW for 2weeks+, 10 hrs/shift, 1/2” heel on boot, must have confined space, H2S Awareness, OSSA Fire/Spark watch, Air purifying respirator, Camp provided, GPC Agreement. Starts: April 24th
Registration for the upcoming 28th Annual Ironworkers Local 720 Golf tournament on Saturday June 2nd, 2018 is now on our website. Please click on the link the register. 28th Annual Ironworkers Local 720 Golf
The new technical training schedule for NAIT has been released. The schedule outlines technical training classes for the fall of 2018 to the spring of 2019. Please contact Elaine (780-733-4893) at the training center to pick your school date in advance of the opening date of registration.
5 Year Member, Brother Edward Gionet passed away on March 26th, 2018. A Celebration of his life will be held in New Brunswick this summer. Our deepest sympathies go out to his family.
10 Year Member, Brother Mark Forrester passed away on March 30th, 2018. Marks’ funeral has already taken place in New Brunswick. Our deepest sympathies go out to his family.
*** Attention! Please discontinue using the automated phone number (780-666-4724) for Members to call and sign the unemployed register. Q-trades is no longer supporting this service and it has been known not to function properly. Options for signing the unemployed register list “out of work list” is either by calling 780-482-0720 and speaking with the Admin staff from the Local or by signing the books at the Dispatch counter. ***
The Training center is currently recruiting candidates for a Reinforcing Pre-apprentice class. Check out the following link for a detailed course description with instructions on how to apply. Reinforcing Pre-Apprentice course
***Important Notice to Members of Local 720***
Effective June 1st, 2018 along with all other Locals across Canada and the US - Local 720 will no longer accept CASH payments for any transactions.
Local 720 is currently set up to accept Debit, Visa, Mastercard, Cheque, or Money Orders for dues, death benefits or purchases.
Remember that you can also have your monthly dues and yearly death benefits set up on Pre-Authorized Debit (Talk to Administration Staff for more info)
Shane Hunt – IW – Superior @ Edm Area, Starts April 18th