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Start a Career as a Tradesperson

Do you want a career in a field that is constantly growing?  Is it important to you to have a union job that consistently delivers opportunities for you and your family?  Consider a career as a tradesperson.

There are multiple trades that the IUPAT represents, and our union representatives can help you discover the right career path for you.  It just takes one phone call to us, and we’ll get you the information you need to make the right choice for your future!

Trades Available to You

What trades are open to you?  Below are a few of the lucrative fields that are looking for new workers right now!

Sign Writers/Industrial Units – At IUPAT District Council 46, as well as at some of the other local union councils, we represent sign workers who work in a manufacturing environment.  These workers have different conditions than workers in steel manufacturing facilities.

Fireproofers – Interested in being a fireproofer?  It’s a job that requires commitment, and if you have what it takes, you can do well in this much-needed field!

Epoxy Floor Workers – Ever wonder how the floors in industrial buildings get their unique characteristics?  Epoxy floor workers have the know-how and ability to safely and correctly coat floors with epoxy, as well as other liquid materials.

No matter what trade you want to get involved in, the IUPAT is ready to help you succeed!

Advantages of Having the IUPAT on Your Side

The benefits of starting a career with the IUPAT in your corner are numerous:

  • You’ll have incredible training options through the IUPAT and our partner organizations.
  • You’ll have the chance to become an apprentice, where you can learn how to properly do the trade you desire.
  • You’ll have a representative who can negotiate on your behalf in terms of wages, benefits, overtime, classifications and much more!
  • You’ll be able to take advantage of the IUPAT’s health and wellness opportunities, including our new center with one-stop-shopping for dental care, healthcare, eye care and much more.

For more information, call the IUPAT at (416) 630-9604 for union job opportunities in Toronto and Ontario today.

Contact us for more information today, and a union representative will get back to you shortly.