leaders in unionized maintENANCE
GENERAL PRESIDENTS' MAINTENANCE
COMMITTEE FOR CANADA/
NATIONAL MAINTENANCE COUNCIL FOR CANADA
The GPMC/NMC is an alliance of international unions that negotiates and administers labour agreements designed to facilitate the maintenance of industrial plants across Canada
by providing single contracts covering
13 building trade unions.
one agreement covering 13 unions
GPMC/NMC collective agreements bring skilled tradespeople from up to 13 unions together under a single agreement. Employers can negotiate a single set of terms and conditions that apply to all of the construction tradespeople doing maintenance at client facilities.
The agreements are designed to ensure stable, long-term labour relations with no strikes, walkouts or lockouts to disrupt critical maintenance activities at plants producing commodities such as oil, gas and electricity that are central to the Canadian economy.
Stable EMPLOYMENT IN PLANTS CENTRAL TO THE CANADIAN ECONOMY
COLLABORATION WITH EXISTING
GPMC/NMC agreements respect the basic monetary terms of existing building trades agreements, and the alliance labour relations system ensures that there are few grievances and inter-trade jurisdictional disputes.
over 28 million hours of maintenance work annually
The alliance offers stable long-term employment for thousands of Canadian construction workers and is responsible for almost 28 million hours of maintenance work annually.
ACCESS TO HIGHLY SKILLED TRADESPEOPLE
The GPMC/NMC alliance taps into a large pool of highly skilled tradespeople who can meet the maintenance needs of Canada's industrial sector.
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