About Bricklayers and Allied Craftworkers Local #1 Manitoba.
BAC Local #1 is a proud affiliate of the International Union of Bricklayers and Allied Craftworkers. With over a century’s-worth of experience protecting the rights of our workers, the IUBAC is the oldest continuous union in North America.
We represent the most highly skilled trowel trades craftworkers across the Canada and the United States, including bricklayers, stone and marble masons, and pointers/cleaners/caulkers. We are committed to improving our members’ quality of life – on and off the job – by actively advocating for fair wages, good benefits, safe working conditions, quality training and solidarity.
About Union Membership
Members of BAC benefit from the union's collective bargaining power to negotiate with employers on your behalf. Collective bargaining is a basic right that gives you as a union member more power than if you tried to negotiate as an individual.
Other member benefits include:
- Higher Wages
- Health benefits
- Pension benefits
- Access to specialized training programs