Training and Expertise
Thanks to rigorous training standards, UBC millwrights are an elite class of construction professionals with expertise in a diverse range of industries. Contracting with union millwrights gets you reliable problem solvers who can help execute jobs on time, on budget and with high quality workmanship.
The UBC Network
High-quality labor is one part of the equation. The union also maintains close relationships with manufacturers in a variety of industries, from aerospace, auto and energy to pharmaceuticals, material handling and food processing. Working with the UBC network can help create connections that help secure crucial job bids. Contact a union business representative near you to learn how the UBC can help grow your operation.
UBC Millwrights Standards
At the core of the UBC millwrights is a strict adherence to nine core values. It's what produces reliable employees, high-quality craftsmanship and safe job sites.
Follow all Employer and Owner safety practices and guidelines. Use appropriate safety equipment as dictated.
Practice punctuality and arrive on time as expected at the designated workplace fit for duty, dressed in appropriate attire and equipped with required tools.
Conduct oneself in a courteous manner that fosters respect for Employers, Customers and fellow Co-Workers. Treat the property of others with care.
Be conscientious at all times of the quality and timeliness of the work assignment performed.
Work as a team player and display a positive disposition. Follow the directives, rules and policies of the Employer and/or Customer. Be receptive to constructive feedback.
Commit to working in a diligent fashion and avoid any result or performance which could be construed as less than quality craftsmanship.
Act, at all times, in a manner which promotes a positive image of the millwright craft. Maintain pace with industry-related technological advances and possess the necessary credentials and certifications expected of a highly qualified “professional” UBC millwright.
Embrace continuing education as an integral component of the millwright profession and participate, whether required or voluntary, in the advanced skills and upgrade training programs offered. Comply with all mandated training prerequisites.
Serve as an example to fellow millwrights. Actively support initiatives designed to promote the millwright trade. Continually offer to share one’s talents, knowledge and experience with those new in the industry.
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