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Union Office

2018 Christmas Party Schedule

The Children's Christmas Party is being held at the Paradise Double Ice Complex on Saturday, November 8, 2018. The town of Paradise's Town's Helmet Policy is that all participants of on-ice activities are required to wear a Canadian Standard Association (CSA) approved...

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UA Local 853 – Demand for Sprinkler Fitters

UA LOCAL 853 has work opportunities for Sprinkler Fitters throughout the province of Ontario. Must have valid SPRINKLER FITTER C of Q (Certificate of Qualification) with Red Seal endorsement, or Ontario issued SPRINKLER FITTER C of Q. Please contact: Dale Hawrychuk-...

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Memorial Unveiling – Postponed

Due to damage sustained in the wind storm on October 16, 2018; the unveiling of the memorial has been postponed. Once the damage has been assessed and repaired, a new date will be set. Please check back for updates.

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Monthly Meetings

The monthly meetings will resume in September. Members, please check the monthly meeting schedule on myUA740 for updates. Also, please make sure we have your correct email address (check ‘My Account’ on myUA740) to continue receiving email...

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Training Centre

2018 Skills Canada National Competition Results

The Skills Canada National Competition (SCNC) is a multi-trade and technology competition for students and apprentices across Canada. This year’s competition was held on June 4th and 5th in Edmonton, Alberta. Three UA 740 apprentices attended this year’s competition,...

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Benefits Office

October Newsletter

Check out the latest newsletter regarding your benefits, including: Plan Enhancements:  Telus Health e-claims for direct deposit of Paramedical Services and a new option for making your Self Payments Policy Update:  AIG Emergency Out of Province Medical Coverage Free...

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Claim Reimbursement by Direct Deposit

A reminder that mandatory enrolment in the direct deposit program for health and dental benefit payments has been in effect since July 1, 2016. If you have not done so yet, please submit your direct deposit information or a void cheque to the Benefits Office ASAP to...

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