Representatives

Kevin Clark, BR
Direct:  780-414-1984
Phone:  780-414-1499  ext 1984
Toll Free:  1-866-799-7799
Cellular:  780-235-5019

James A. Patterson, BR
Direct:  780-414-1981
Phone:  780-414-1499  ext 1981
Toll Free:  1-866-799-7799
Cellular:  780-991-8953

Cummins Western Canada – Calgary (IAMLL1722)
Cummins Western Canada – Edmonton (IAMLL1722)
Diamond International Trucks Ltd. (IAMLL1722)
Strongco Equipment (IAMLL1722)
Wajax Power Systems – Edmonton (IAMLL1722)
Field Aviation (IAMLL2583)
Finning (IAMLL99)
Kal Tire – Fort McMurray (IAMLL99)
Leavitt Machinery (IAMLL99)

Business Representatives must have continuous good standing for at least two years prior to nomination and be free from delinquencies of any nature to a Local Lodge, District Lodge or Grand Lodge.  The candidates must be a member of one or more of the affiliated Local Lodges for at least two years prior to nomination and must have attended at least 50 percent of the regular meetings of the Local Lodge(s) held during the previous 12 month period ending the date nominations close.   The Directing Business Representative position will be elected by District Delegates at a regular meeting at the end of the DBR’s respective term.  Business Representative duties shall include:

  • Handling all grievances which cannot be settled by the Local Shop Committee in accordance with the provisions of the collective agreements with the employers.
  • Responsible for negotiations of all agreements under District Lodge jurisdiction.
  • Confer with and advise Local and District Lodge Executive officers and committees as occasions require.
  • Organize all eligible workers within the jurisdiction of the District Lodge.
  • Attend, whenever possible, all Local and District Lodge Executive Board regular and special meetings.
  • Perform to the best of the Business Representative’s ability other duties assigned by the District Lodge Executive Board through the President.
  • Provide a written report of activities for District Lodge Executive Board meetings.
  • Shall have voice but not be entitled to move or second motions or amendments thereto or vote on any question at District Lodge Executive Board, regular or special meetings, except as provided in Article VI, Section 1 and Article V, Section 3 of the District 14 bylaws.