mission statement

We commit to providing progressive leadership for our members and our industries and to be an asset to our communities. For our members: We will provide professional representation and strive for fairness in the workplace. We will enhance opportunities for employment through apprenticeships and trades training. 


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We are now offering Sideboom training - Please call Sheldon at 306-341-0277 for details.


Local 870 will be hosting the I.U.O.E. Canadian Conference in Saskatoon,  August 25 - August 30, 2017.

We are looking for a member of Local 870 or a family member to sing the National Anthem of Canada and the United States.   If you are interested in performing,  your attendance would be required Monday, August 28th 2017 at 9:00 am.   We would appreciate if you could make a short video and email it to c.cowley@sasktel.net to be received no later than April 30, 2017.   If you are the successful candidate, you will be notified by May 5, 2017.     Please get involved and showcase your talent!!



Attention Journeyman hydraulic or mobile crane operators:  We are having trouble securing a crane for the AT training, the website will be updated when the training will be taking place. 


   We are looking to update some pictures around the Union Hall,  Please submit pictures for consideration,  of your crew, equipment, cranes or anything related to the IUOE Local 870 to amber.v@sasktel.net



Check out Local 870's Health and Welfare Information under the "About Us" tab!



who we are

Cory Cowley

Business Manager

Lloyd Sali

Business Agent

Darryl Wilcox

Business Agent


Amber Volk



what we offer

Located in Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, Canada, Local 870 offers its members many benefits through collective agreements. Local 870's Member Representatives and Staff are experienced, caring and dedicated.


why join?

Did you know that almost one of every three Canadian workers belongs to a union?

  • Better Health Care, Pensions and Other Benefits
  • A Stronger Voice Through Collective Bargaining