2020 RJW Bursary Program

Be advised that the 2020 RJW Bursary Program will be opening to accept applications on September 3, 2020.  The Bursary is offered annually through the General Presidents’ Maintenance Committee / National  Maintenance Council, an alliance of International Building Trades Unions that negotiates and administers labour agreements tailored for maintenance work at industrial plants in Canada. www.rjwbursary.com

Saskatchewan Building Trades Clothing Drive

Local 771, along with the Saskatchewan Building Trades, are working together to gather up clothing donations to be distributed throughout Saskatchewan.  If you are cleaning out your closets and have any items you would like to donate, please drop them off at the Hall.  Donations can be dropped off at any of the affiliates Halls.

CSTS 2020, is currently free!

Anyone interested in taking the CSTS 2020, it is available online at no cost until December 31, 2020 https://www.youracsa.ca/courses/csts2020 When registering, use ALBERTA IRONWORKERS APPRENTICESHIP & TRAINING PLAN for your Division.  

CWB Testing has resumed

Please note, our CWB testing will resume on August 21st, 2020 and will continue to be on the 3rd Friday of the month, until further notice. Please call the Training department, or email paul@local771.ca to book your test.

Eugene Maurice Mahingen 1969 – 2020

It is with great sadness that we inform you of the passing of Eugene Maurice Mahingen. Eugene passed away on Tuesday, June 30, 2020, at the age of 50. A wake will be held at Muskowekwan Band Hall on Friday, July 3, 2020, at 4:00 p.m. with interment to follow on Saturday, July 4, 2020, at 11:00 a.m. Our thoughts …

General Membership Meeting June 27th, 2020

Please note that the June Membership meeting will be held via Zoom.  If you have not received an email to confirm your email address, please fill out our online form HERE. You will receive an invite to the meeting later this week.  

Website updates

Please note the following changes to our website. We have added a new tab under member services for Health and Welfare. Our Member Death Notifications are now under the Health and Welfare tab. There is a new tab for swag. The member login is still in the works and will be available soon.

Patrick Eugene (Gene) Ryan 1952 – 2020

It is with great sadness that we inform you of the passing of Local Union No. 771 Lifetime Member Patrick Eugene Ryan. Eugene passed away peacefully on Monday, May 25, 2020, at the age of 67. There will not be a funeral as per Eugene’s wishes. To leave an online message of condolence, please visit www.speersfuneralchapel.com. Our thoughts and prayers …