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BCIT launches new Introductory Commercial Insulator Course

The BC Insulators Union Local 118 is very pleased to be hosting the first cohort of the newly-designed entry level commercial insulation course at the BC Institute of Technology from September 11 to 15. The course is designed to provide new insulators a comprehensive overview of the commercial aspects of […]

BC Insulators attend Canadian Conference and Labour Day event

It’s been a busy few months for BC Insulators Union Local 118 Officers, with Business Manager Lee Loftus, President Garrett Gronick, Vice-President Neil Munro and Recording Secretary Bob Barter all attending our union’s 51st Canadian Conference meeting in Montreal. Thanks go out to Local 58 for hosting this year’s event. […]

Election Day BC May 9, 2017

Voting is an important part of our democratic process. It is a chance, for every eligible person to influence the policies that affect our lives on a daily basis. With only a simple mark on a ballot, voting lets us decide who our representatives will be and what our future […]

Wage Rate Increase

Effective May 1, 2017 $0.50 per hour                                   Industrial                      Commercial      Journeyman       $37.41 to $37.91                $30.82 to $31.33 Apprentice         $18.71 to $18.96                $15.41 to $15.67