Minister Bain’s Report to BC Building Trades Strategy Conference

The BC Building Trades Executive Board was pleased to have Labour Minister Harry Bains report to the Executive Board on the progress made to date by the NDP Government. Minister Bains was accompanied by Parliamentary Secretaries Ravi Kahlon and Bowinn Ma who added their perspective on Proportional Representation. Minister Bains […]

Alberta Energy Efficiency Summit

Calgary was a success! Ashley Duncan of BC Insulators, and Pat Tilley, Business Agent of Alberta Local 110, were at the Alberta Energy Efficiency Summit in Calgary last week. It was an excellent conference with lots of exciting conversations surrounding energy audits, and proper use of mechanical insulation. Also pictured the […]

Scholarship Winners 2018

This year’s scholarship draw held on May 8th, 2018 presented awards to: Ed Russell Scholarship – Ashley Carpenter, daughter of Stu Carpenter Alyce Hodgkins Scholarship – Natalie Galitzky, daughter of Ross Galitzky Steve Duzek Scholarship – Hayley Goodgrove, daughter of Mark Goodgrove Anthony Ceraldi Scholarship – Chevonne LeBlanc, daughter of Ian Mclay Congratulations to […]

Wage Rate Increase

Effective May 1, 2018                                   Industrial                      Commercial      Journeyman      $37.91 to $38.58                 $31.33 to $32.01 Apprentice         $18.96 to $19.29                  $15.67 to $16.01