We will negotiate a fair contract for you the employees
Your Participation in the Canadian National Shopmen's Pension Fund
We offer you assistance and representation at all Worker's Compensation Appeal Hearings. We have a good success rate at having unfairly denied claims overturned
We are certified with The Canadian Welding Bureau, allowing you access to be tested, or upgrade your welding tickets
You will be treated fairly, the seniority principle cuts down on favoritism.
Free legal advice:
You will have an opportunity to seek legal advice from the Union Legal Counsel. Available upon request.
Shopmen's Local Union #712 is a democratically operated union with elected officers, and in-shop committees
Shopmen's Local Union #712 operates a Registered Union Hiring Hall. We will place laid off workers in our other shops
We hold general membership meetings every third Saturday of the month. Our hall can be used for meetings, conferences, etc.
These are just some of the many reasons for you to join the Iron Workers Shop Local Union #712.