The United Association Local 800 is looking for skilled plumbers, steamfitters, welders and apprentices to serve unionized contractors in north eastern Ontario. The UA has been a backbone in society since 1889 and is run by skilled tradespeople for skilled tradespeople. Local 800 started in 1949 and has been a staple in the community ever since.

The United Association has been training qualified pipe tradesmen longer than anyone else in the industry. The UA boasts the premier training programs available in the industry today, including five-year apprenticeship programs, extensive journeyman training, organized instructor training, and certification programs.

Our benefit and pension package is second to none. We protect wages and benefits as well as the rights of workers. We also lobby governments to better labour codes and safer work sites.

It’s more than a Union, it’s a movement with an incredible retirement future.

Job Types: Full-time, Apprenticeship

Salary: $35.86-$66.66 per hour

Additional pay:


  • Commuter benefits
  • Company events
  • Company pension
  • Dental care
  • Employee assistance program
  • Extended health care
  • Life insurance
  • Vision care


  • 10 hour shift
  • 12 hour shift
  • 8 hour shift
  • Day shift
  • Night shift

COVID-19 considerations:
Some sites require vaccination and some do not.


  • Secondary School (preferred)


  • Plumbing,Steamfitting, Welding: 1 year (preferred)


  • Class G Licence (preferred)
  • Red Seal (preferred)

Application deadline: 2022-09-02