Effective June 1, 2019, all Union Members are allowed to work in Local 502’s jurisdiction without restriction.
The results of the strike vote held May 8, 9, 2019 show 98.4% in favour of supporting strike action agains the member companies of the BC Maritime Employers Association, if necessary. Click the link below to see the bulletin.
ILWU Canada’s Negotiating Committee has authorized the ILWU Longshore Locals to conduct a strike vote on May 8 and 9, 2019. Local 500 Members may vote at the Union Office from 6 am to 6 pm on both days, and … Continue reading
Local 500’s Annual Golf Tournament will be held: Monday, September 2, 2019 Swan-e-set Bay Resort & Country Club 16651 Rannie Road, Pitt Meadows, BC Entry fee is $150 per person For further details and the registration form, please open the … Continue reading
ILWU Canada is hosting a three-day Young Workers Conference on September 4 – 6, 2019 at the Maritime Labour Centre located at 1880 Triumph Street in Vancouver. WHO CAN APPLY? All members and casuals aged 35 and under are welcome … Continue reading
Please be advised that the Waterfront Training Centre is closed from March 12-17, 2019 inclusive. Any scheduled training during that period will need to be rescheduled. All site training is going forward. If you are scheduled to attend VanWharves, Vanterm … Continue reading
At 2:00 a.m. on Sunday morning March 10, the clock will change to 3:00 a.m. As per Black Book Document #20 – When, in accordance with the Daylight Saving Act of British Columbia, clocks are advanced one hour in the … Continue reading
THIS ORIENTATION IS CANCELLED DUE TO WEATHER CONDITIONS. IT WILL BE RESCHEDULED, TBA. Attached is a 2-page list showing the work numbers of the 60 most senior “A” Board Casuals who are to attend a Union Orientation Meeting on: Tuesday, … Continue reading
Trades Meeting – Open to all Union and Casual trades persons Wednesday February 13, 2019 @ 5:00 p.m. at the Maritime Labour Centre, 1880 Triumph St., Auditorium. Chair: Steve Ross, Business Agent For more details click on the bulletin below.
Dock Gantry and Topside Meeting – NOTE LOCATION CHANGE IN BOLD BELOW Wednesday February 13, 2019 @ 5:00 p.m. at the Maritime Labour Centre, 1880 Triumph St., Conference Room (downstairs). Chair: Bill Hoadley, Business Agent For more details click on … Continue reading