Our Members Are Our Top Priority

OE987 helps you and your fellow union members by:

  • Sponsoring and maintaining benefits plans including apprenticeship, training, health and pension
  • Negotiating your Collective Agreement
  • Helping settle grievances and job site problems
  • Supporting and lobbying for fair workplaces and fair labour laws
  • Unionizing other workplaces to keep a level playing field for your employer
  • Protecting your rights in the workplace
  • Providing union representation

Unions have set the standard by helping workers enjoy:

  • 8-hour work days
  • Health insurance
  • Paid sick leave
  • Overtime pay
  • Pensions
  • Safe working conditions
  • Higher wages
  • Paid statutory and civic holidays
  • Paid vacations
  • Job security
  • Severance pay
  • Maternity leaves
  • Education and training

Benefit Plans

At OE987, we pride ourselves in providing quality benefit plans, healthcare coverage and pension plans to our members.

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OE987 is committed to investing in the future! We are proud to offer several bursaries to our members and members' dependents.

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Coughlin Benefits

Coughlin Employee Benefits Specialists administer and manage many of our OE987 benefit plans, ensuring quality coverage.

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There's a lot of information out there! OE987 is here to help our members with any questions you may have.

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Helpful Links

OE987 is here to help our members! If you need help finding information or a resource, we are here for you.

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Job Dispatch

Members who are not working may get placed on an 'Out of Work' list to help match members to a job order based on their skill-set.

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Membership Meetings

All members are encouraged to attend any of the District Meetings and General Membership Meetings.

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Membership Discounts

OE987 membership comes with some great rewards, including those related to health and wellness, retail, insurance, and entertainment.

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Membership Responsibilities

As an OE987 member, it is important to keep your membership in good standing and up-to-date to receive all your entitled benefits.

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