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Skilled Trade Jobs in Winnipeg | Job Callouts

4Employment opportunities (call-outs) for unemployed members are available on this page and are updated as the requests for manpower arrive. You may also use our  local Call-out  telephone line at 949-9101, or if calling from out of town the number is 1-877-788-6788. 

A call-out of available jobs is made at the Hiring Hall at 34 Higgins Avenue, Winnipeg, every morning, Monday through Friday at 10:00 a.m. Unemployed members who live in the Winnipeg area are required to attend these call-outs in person. All out of town unemployed members will be telephoned according to the Out of Work List. All positions (other than name hires) are awarded according to the Out of Work List.

If you are a signatory contractor seeking pipe tradespersons for employment, you may print off the included Dispatch Form and fax it to this office at 204-947-1512 or email it to


DMS for Canexus in Brandon, Manitoba will potentially require a Welder with an F51 Ticket (Titanium) in July.  If any member has this ticket or has experience, please contact the Union office at 204-947-0497.

Western System Controls requires as soon as possible two (2) UA Journeyman Instrument Technicians for Enmax Shepard Energy Centre in Calgary, Alberta.  Requirements for this job is an Interprovincial Red Seal ticket as an Industrial Instrument Technicial/Mechanic.  They are looking for commissioning experts who can work with a Hart 475 Field Communicator, Fluke 744 Process Control Calibrator, and Crystal iS33 Pressure Calibrators.

  Must be able to work at heights, handle multiple staricases, pass a 7 panel Non-DOT pre-access drug and alcohol test, and carry CSTS Level 09 certificate.  Pay is at the UA 496 Calgary Journeyman Instrument Technician  Rate + 5% top up (currently $45.63 + $2.28 top up = $47.91 per hour).

The work week is 4x10's and an 8 right now, but may move to 6x10's or more shortly.  Living Out Allowance is $150.00 per day seven (7) days a week.  For out of Province Members, airfare will be reimbursed at $0.54 per km for anyone driving 2-6 hours from Calgary.  Turnaround is once per month.  Duration is approximately four (4) months plus.


Bison Fire Protection is currently looking for a Sprinklerfitter Inspector.  Anyone interested is asked to please call Alain Rivard at 204-237-3473.

Viking fire Protection is looking for one Service Sprinklerfitter to work 40 hours per week in the city.  If interested, please contact Peter at Viking at 204-771-7245.