Every day, workers suffer from work-related injuries and illnesses. Last year, 131 BC workers died from a workplace injury or disease. Across Canada, April 28th has been designated the National Day of Mourning. This is a time for workers, families, employers, labour organizations, and communities to come together at ceremonies held around the province to … Read more
Once again, the Annual IBEW 993 Golf Tournament will be at Mt. Paul Golf Course, 615 Mt. Paul Way. Saturday, June 15, 2019, Tee Time Starts At 1:04 P.M. Line Up A Foursome Or Come Alone $1000.00 “Hole In One” Prize!! Cost: $45.00 Includes 9 Holes, Dinner, Prizes And Draws! $22.00 For Dinner Only $17.00 … Read more
The Kamloops and District Labour Council (KDLC) is offering five (5) $1,000 (one thousand dollar) – one is the Jack Kerrsen bursary in a trades field of study) and the Cynthia Friedman bursary (to women in S.T.E.M or trades study) to students who are members or relatives of members of unions that are affiliated to, and in good … Read more
After Rob Fleming announced the $34.5 Million expansion to Valleyview high school, he stopped by for a little get together at McCracken Station Pub. We discussed a wide variety of topics, including the state of the Kamloops-North Thompson and Kamloops-South Thompson provincial ridings and their representation, and the possibility of bundling projects so they would … Read more
The IBEW Founders’ Scholarship honours the dedicated wiremen and linemen who founded the International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers (IBEW). Each year the officers of the IBEW are pleased to offer its working members scholarships on a competitive basis. It is hoped that the awards will not only contribute to the personal development of our members … Read more
The IBEW 993 office is looking for contact information for some of our retired members so they can be presented with some service pins. If you know how to contact Morris Crowley, Len Dallen, Henry Daniel, Tom Nesbitt, Antonio Pizzol, John Schellenberg, or Ed Szpak, please call Joyce at 250-376-8755.
On March 14 & 15, 2019 the Prince George Nechako Aboriginal Employment and Training Association (PGNAETA) held a Spirit of Unity event to celebrate their 25th anniversary and continue to help connect Industries with Indigenous culture and employment opportunities. The IBEW Local 993 signed a partnership agreement at the last Spirit of Unity event and … Read more
Darryl and Mollie met with Patty Hajdu this morning to discuss the federal government and labour. Patty Hajdu is the Minister of Employment, Workforce Development and Labour Mandate Letter. Patty Hajdu was elected as Member of Parliament for Thunder Bay-Superior North in 2015. She was appointed to cabinet by Prime Minister Justin Trudeau and served … Read more