Good Afternoon Local 92, this is your 4:30 pm callout for Wednesday May 4th, 2016, there are no jobs to be bid on for Thursday May 5th, 2016 from 8:00 am until 10:00 am.
ATTENTION: LOCAL 92 MEMBERS FROM FORT MCMURRAY:
According to the latest update, the following areas have been set up for evacuees of Fort McMurray:
**However, please check websites for updates””
LAC LA BICHE:
Bold Center – Providing Food & Shelter.
Royal Canadian Legion – Open for drop in – supplies available.
Northlands – Has been set up as the official evacuee center.
Local 92 has made arrangements for Evacuees that are Local 92 members and their families at the Chateau Louis Conference Center – 11727 Kingsway NW Edmonton for salad or soup & sandwiches during the following hours:
Wednesday May 4th – 5:00 pm to 10:00 pm
Thursday May 5th – 11:00 am to 10:00 pm
Friday May 6th – 11:00 am to 7:00 pm
Saturday May 7th – 11:00 am to 6:00 pm
Sunday May 8th – 11:00 am to 6:00 pm
Monday May 9th to Friday May 13th – 11:00 am to 10:00 pm
**Any members looking to make Monthly Due Payments are asked to call the Edmonton Union Hall (780-426-6630) as the Fort McMurray Hall is closed due to the Mandatory Evacuation.**
Our Thoughts and Prayers are with our members that have been affected by the Wild Fires in Fort McMurray at this time.
JACOBS – SCOTFORD 1 RECALL 3961
PCL – MOD YARD 1 RECALL 3521
BIRD – GIBSONS ENERGY 1 N/H 2200
PCL – NWR UTILITIES 1 N/H 4302
TAURUS- NWR 1 RECALL 2750
NEWS & MESSAGES
**Attention all Members**
The Las Vegas Convention of Union Delegates Nomination meeting will be held on Saturday, May 14, 2016 at 10:00 am at the Edmonton Union Hall.
We ask all members to make sure that Local 92 has your current address, to ensure you get your nomination letter and information.
Judges of Election.
Please note that the Union Hall does not administrate the RSAP program. As a voluntary member of this program- it is up to you to ensure that your RSAP Number is active at the time of bidding/dispatch. If you are unsure of your status with RSAP you can contact Amanda Stefanizyn @ the Edmonton Union Hall directly (780)801-5126 or you can contact RSAP (780)493-0725 or toll free 1-888-493-0725. If you do not have dispatch history for a time period of 6 months, your RSAP Number will go dormant. The Union Hall is not responsible for costs incurred or wages lost because you are not able to gain access to a site because of an RSAP issue.
Please be advised, that if you have not been previously dispatched to any Pipeline Jobs through Local 92, you will be required to provide proof of experience PRIOR to bidding in the form of a ROE or Letterhead from the Company you previously worked for.
Any members being dispatched to the Wood Buffalo Area; the Wildlife Awareness Training will soon become a mandatory requirement.
**Any members that bid on the daily jobs, please have patience and allow the dispatch to make the return phone calls to those who are successful bidders**
PLEASE NOTE: Local 92 does not send members for Alcohol and Drug testing. The contractors require you to take these tests as per the site owners. You must refer to your dispatch slip and call the phone number that is listed next to “A&D Testing” in order to have a test booked in your area. Please do not proceed to orientation until you have spoken with the contractor.
Please ensure that all your tickets and skills are updated and on file for bidding purposes. Please do NOT bid on any job that you do not have the required tickets for. Any members who have any further questions regarding Local 92 dispatch rules, please call 780 426 6630 and speak to a business agent.
Any members that wish to read the Collective Agreement that they are working under can access them by visiting the CLRA (Construction Labour Relations of Alberta) website.
Please note; it is becoming increasingly more important that ANY members who accept a dispatch to any site, have a VALID Government issued photo ID. If you do not have valid government issued photo ID please do NOT accept a dispatch.
IF YOU SUCCESSFULLY BID ON A JOB AND DISPATCH CANNOT REACH YOU WITHIN ONE HOUR OF CLOSING THE CALLOUT THE JOB WILL GO TO THE NEXT LOWEST BIDDER ON THE LIST OR BACK ON THE CALLOUT