Local 8782 was first chartered in 1979. With more then 1100 brothers and sisters working in the steel industry in Nanticoke Ontario we are proud Canadian steelworkers and we collective bargain for Stelco LEW, Stelco Pickling Division, Harsco and ESM.
U.S.W. Local 8782 Next Gen held their operation back pack draw.
Winner of the first place $350 De Koning’s voucher was ticket #321, Nicole Morris
Winner of the second place Yeti cooler package was ticket #014, Cory Hopper
Winner of the third place pizza prize pack from the Shed Pizza restaurant was ticket #312, Steve Muirhead
Thank you to all who purchased tickets.
We have added a link on the Home page for Family Care Reimbursement Form
Get reimbursed for family care costs like babysitting incurred while attending authorized union events.
Please click on the link on the left.
Due to the current COVID-19 pandemic and increased travel restrictions, those members unable to cast a ballot on their day off, Wednesday, November 25, may cast an absentee ballot at Local 8782 Union Hall from 4:00 until 8:30 p.m. on Tuesday, November 24 after their day shift.
The SLC met with the company yesterday regarding Q3 profit sharing. The trigger wasn't reached and as a result there will be no PSP.
Please see the information below regarding Stelco's Covid "Active Screening" link as required by the Ministry of Labour.
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If you have been off for vacation for a week or longer you need to be cleared by Medical prior to returning. If you are experiencing cold or flu like symptoms or been in close contact with someone who has tested positive for Covid 19 you need to contact Medical or Plant Protection (after medical hours) prior to showing up for your shifts. They will do a verbal assessment and direct you on the appropriate actions for you to take.
Contact 519-587-4541 - Medical ext-5284/ Plant Protection ext-5060.
Committee Members Needed!
The Ways and Means Committee is looking for volunteer to sit on its committee.
For information about the committee or, anyone interested in becoming a member please contact Terry Barnard @ 519-587-2000 ext. 225
We are saddened to announce that Ron passed away on July 15/2018. Ron was a long time pickle line employee, he was also the bargaining unit Health and Safety co-chairperson for many years. We are unaware of any arrangements for Ron.
USW Local 8782 stands in honour of Murdered and Missing Indigenous Women and Girls
Operation Backpack 2020
Today, United Steel Worker Local 8782 President, Randy Graham, presented the Salvation Army with close to 300, pre-packed, Back Packs for distribution to those families in need within the Haldimand/Norfolk area. This was a three fold increase from last years efforts. We would like to thank Stelco for their generous donation to help with the cost of the back packs. We would also like to thank all the members of Local 8782 who helped sell tickets and those who purchased tickets to raise the funds required. Pictured is Randy Graham, President, Donna Wingrove, Financial Secretary, Terri Simmons, Salvation Army and Kattie Chroncharsky, Salvation Army.