Alcan - Boilermakers
Boilermakers Lodge 359
Powell River
Revelstoke Night

TRAVEL CARDS

Getting work through Boilermakers Lodge 359

Step 1: Find out what jobs are available

  • Job Line updated nightly (at approx 4:30pm PST)
  • Job Line viewable on the Boilermakers Lodge 359 website.
  • Jobs that are open to travel cards will be posted on nightly call out

Step 2: Post-In to the 359 Travel Card List

  • Call the General Office at 778 369 3590 to register your name.
  • Please call after 9:00 am PST.
  • Must have your Trade Ticket Information, Job Ready Qualifications, phone number and email address ready to give to Lodge 359 Office Staff.

Step 4: Dispatch

  • Dispatching begins at 9:00 am PST until finished.
  • If you are NOT called it is because the jobs are filled or the Dispatch Department ran out of time.

Step 5: If you are not called

  • Return to Step 1.

Travel Card Welders:

  • Pressure welders in British Columbia are now required to hold a Class A certificate of qualification.
  • Welders from another province interested in working in B.C. as a Pressure welder may be able to apply for a reciprocal Class A Pressure Welder Certificate through Technical Safety B.C. TSBC works with industry and the public to reduce safety risk through permits, licensing, enforcement, education and delivery of safety programs related to boilers, pressure vessels and pressure piping in British Columbia. To find out if you meet the requirements please check the link below:
  • https://www.technicalsafetybc.ca/certification/boiler-pv-and-refrigeration/pressure-welders#how-to-apply

Job Ready Dispatch (REQUIRED FOR ALL BOILERMAKERS):

  • Confined Space
  • Fall Arrest
  • Quantitative Fit Test
  • CSTS 09