Current Wage & Benefit Schedule
as of November, 2014 - no increases to rates in May, 2015

For detailed wage and other contract information, the full Provincial Agreements can be viewed and / or downloaded:
Sheet Metal here     Sheeting / Decking here

Sheet Metal Workers - Commercial
       
  Base Wage 10% V & H Benefits Total Hourly
 
Journeyman        
May 5, 2013 $36.24 $3.62 $6.29 $46.15
May 4, 2014 $37.26 $3.73 $6.54 $47.53
4th Year        
May 5, 2013 30.80 3.08 6.29 40.17
May 4, 2014 31.67 3.17 6.54 41.38
 
3rd Year        
May 5, 2013 27.18 2.72 6.29 36.19
May 4, 2014 27.95 2.80 6.54 37.29
 
2nd Year        
May 5, 2013 23.56 2.36 6.29 32.21
May 4, 2014 24.22 2.42 6.54 33.18
 
1st Year        
May 5, 2013 18.12 1.81 1.99 21.92
May 4, 2014 18.63 1.86  2.04* 22.53
 

Sheet Metal Workers - Industrial
       
  Base Wage 10% V & H Benefits Total Hourly
 
Journeyman        
May 4, 2014 45.09 4.51 7.54 57.14
Nov 2, 2014 45.71 4.57 7.54 57.82
4th Year        
May 4, 2014 38.33 3.83 7.54 49.70
Nov 2, 2014 38.85 3.89 7.54 50.28
 
3rd Year        
May 4, 2014 33.82 3.38 7.54 44.74
Nov 2, 2014 34.28 3.43 7.54 45.25
 
2nd Year        
May 4, 2014 29.31 2.93 7.54 39.78
Nov 2, 2014 29.71 2.97 7.54 40.22
 
1st Year        
May 4, 2014 22.55 2.26 7.54 32.35
Nov 2, 2014 22.86 2.29  2.04* 32.69
 
* NOTE: Probationary and First Year Apprentice or Trainee Employees shall have pension contributions paid on their behalf after completion of 1425 hours


Sheeting / Decking - Commercial
       
  Base Wage 10% V & H Benefits Total Hourly
 
Journeyman        
May 5, 2013 35.56 3.56 6.29 45.41
May 4, 2014 36.57 3.66 6.54 46.77
3rd Year        
May 5, 2013 30.23 3.02 6.29 39.54
May 4, 2014 31.08 3.11 6.54 40.73
 
2nd Year        
May 5, 2013 26.67 2.67 6.29 35.63
May 4, 2014 27.43 2.74 6.54 36.71
 
1st Year        
May 5, 2013 23.11 2.31 6.29 31.71
May 4, 2014 23.77 2.38  2.04* 32.69
 
Probationary        
May 5, 2013 19.56 1.96 1.99 23.51
May 4, 2014 20.11 2.01  2.04* 24.16
 

Sheeting / Decking - Industrial
       
  Base Wage 10% V & H Benefits Total Hourly
 
Journeyman        
May 4, 2014 42.96 4.30 7.54 54.80
Nov 2, 2014 43.55 4.36 7.54 55.45
3rd Year        
May 4, 2014 36.52 3.65 7.54 47.71
Nov 2, 2014 37.02 3.70 7.54 48.26
 
2nd Year        
May 4, 2014 32.22 3.22 7.54 42.98
Nov 2, 2014 32.66 3.27 7.54 43.47
 
1st Year        
May 4, 2014 27.92 2.79 7.54 38.25
Nov 2, 2014 28.31 2.83  2.04* 38.68
 
Probationary        
May 4, 2014 23.63 2.36 2.04 28.03
Nov 2, 2014 23.95 2.40  2.04* 28.39
 

* NOTE: Probationary and First Year Apprentice or Trainee Employees shall have pension contributions paid on their behalf after completion of 1425 hours

 


 

Provincial Agreements

Full texts of the Provincial Sheet Metal and Sheeting/Decking  Agreements can be viewed and/or downloaded at the CLR'A' site here along with Subsistence Rates, Project Agreements and other Construction Trade agreements.

Health & Welfare

The Local 8 Health & Welfare Plan is administered by Coughlin & Associates

175 Hargrave Street, Suite 100
Winnipeg, MB   R3C 3R8
Tel: (204) 942-4438
Fax: (204) 943-5998
Toll Free: 1-888-204-1234

Plan Booklet here
Travel Booklet here
Coughliln & Associates website here

Downloadable claims forms:
Prescription & other medical benefits (original recipts must accompany form)
Dental
Short Term Disability
Direct Deposit (to have claims directly deposited to your bank account within 2-5 days of approval)
Change Form (to add or delete a dependent or change beneficiary)

Pension Plan

Alberta Sheet Metal Workers Retirement Trust Fund
100, 8905 - 51 Avenue
Edmonton, Alberta T6E 5J3
Tel:: (780) 466-1999
Fax: (780) 466-2095
Toll Free (In Alberta Only): 1-800-642-3881

2017 "Facts at a Glance" here

Visit the Pension Plan website here

If you have past service with Local 8, you may have vested pension funs. CHECK HERE to browse the list of inactive plan members

Effective May 2, 2016 the vehicle mileage allowance for daily travel as outlined in Article 13.02 of the Provincial Sheet Metal Agreement and Article 11.02 of the Provincial Sheeters / Deckers / Cladders Agreement will be $0.51/km