Become a Member

Top 10 Reasons to Join

  • Better wages
  • Stronger community
  • Same rules for everyone (fairness)
  • Respect and partnership at work
  • Training and upgrading skills
  • Safety training
  • Access to better jobs
  • Retirement security (pension plan)
  • Health and welfare benefits
  • Stability and security

How to Join Local 249

In order for us to consider your application for membership in Local 249 Carpenter’s Union, we require the following:

  • Your resume
  • Proof of education (Grade 10 or higher)
  • Any certification you have (ie WHMIS, Working at Heights)
  • A letter of hours from related jobs you’ve done

If you are a fully licensed carpenter you must bring in your Red Seal card. Come in to the Hall at 710 Innovation Drive, Kingston or fax your information to 613-384-3730. Only those selected for an interview will be contacted. Your resume will be kept on file for a period of one year.

Local union membership ensures your rights are protected.

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    Send us a Message

    Address: 710 Innovation Drive
    Kingston, Ontario K7K 7E7
    Phone: (613) 384-3316
    Fax: (613) 384-3730
    Email: local249@bellnet.ca

    Donald Fraser
    Local Area Coordinator
    dfraserlocal249@bellnet.ca

    Adam Gillis
    Field Representative
    adamlocal249@bellnet.ca

    Alexa Cleary 
    Office Administrator
    613-384-3316
    local249@bellnet.ca