Welcome to the Prairie Arctic Regional Council’s website. We are happy that you are interested in exploring what it means to be a part of the United Brotherhood of Carpenters and Joiners of America. If you are already a member of the union, make sure you check out our members only area (Red tab at the top right of the page); you can request a user name and password to access it by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org. If you are a skilled tradesman or apprentice but do not belong to the union, we encourage you to check out the tabs at the top of the page corresponding to the province you are from. There you will find a brief history of the union, how to join and other information about the Prairie Arctic Regional Council and the trades that we represent. Our staff is always happy to answer any of your questions or concerns so don’t hesitate to call our office if you require additional information.
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UBC DET Programs 2018
- 212 Journeyperson - July 19-22, 2018. For more information on the programs and how to apply, click here.
National Apprenticeship Competition 2018 - August 16th to 18th.
This contest represents the best carpenter / scaffolder / millwright union apprentices from across Canada. The winners from each provincial contest will travel to Richmond BC to compete on the national stage. Click here for more information.
1st Annual UBC Manitoba Golf Tournament
PARC Manitoba is excited to announce the 1st Annual UBC Manitoba Golf Tournament!
Saturday, September 15th, 2018 at River Oaks Golf Course
You must be a member of a UBC Manitoba local to register - deadline for entry is August 25th, 2018.
NOTE: Clarification for poster 'Teams to be drawn' - it was meant that teams will be drawn for starting time and holes the day of the event, not the actual people you are playing with. You can let Jessie know if you want to be on a team with specific people. Please spread the word!
Contact Jessie Moggach to register - click here for more information.
10th Annual UBC Saskatchewan Golf Tournament
PARC Saskatchewan is hosting their 10th Annual UBC Saskatchewan Golf Tournament!
Saturday, September 22nd, 2018 at Deer Valley Golf Club
You must be a member of a UBC Saskatchewan local to register - deadline for entry is September 12th, 2018. You can sign up at the Saskatoon and Regina Union offices as well as at the monthly meetings - click here for more information.
Canadian Traveller Referral Program
Any UBC members from locals outside of the province of Saskatchewan who are interested in work opportunities in the province will need to follow the procedures to join the Canadian Traveller Referral Program. Click here:Canadian Traveller Referral Program for more information.
Keeyask / Keewatinohk Hydro Projects
Are you interested in working at the Northern Camp jobs? If so, please follow this link http://www.gov.mb.ca/jrs/ and make a profile with the JRS. Your completed registration will have a reference number - please email email@example.com and provide your reference number, name, local, classification (JM Red Seal / non-ticketed, Apprentice level), and phone number.
The jobs are a shift of 21 and 7, working 10 hours per day. The current rate for a certified carpenter is $37.48 on May 1, 2018. Flights are provided from the Canadian city closest to the member that is serviced by an International Airport. The project is governed by the Burntwood Nelson Agreement which can be found online.