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John Wabb has been acclaimed as First Vice President

 

Union Experience

  • One of the Twelve Founding Members of the Canadian Union of Skilled Workers
  • Delegate to the six National CUSW Conventions (2001 – 2015)

Union Positions Held

  • Interim Executive Board Member (1999)
  • National Executive Board Member (1999 – 2002)
  • First Vice President (2002 – 2017)

Committee Participation

  • Health, Safety & Wellness Committee Member (1999 – 2008)
  • Training & Education Committee Member (1999 – 2008)
  • Powerline Technician Apprenticeship Committee Member (1999 – 2011)
  • CUSW/Multi-Employer Joint Lines Apprenticeship Council Member (1999 – 2011)
  • CUSW Lines & Stations Bargaining Committee Member (1999)
  • Working Rules & Membership Committee Member (2000 – 2002)
  • Constitution Committee Member (2000 – 2008)
  • Apprenticeship Committee Member (2005 – 2011)
  • CUSW/Multi-Employer Joint Apprenticeship Council Member (2005 – 2011)
  • CUSW/Multi-Employer Apprenticeship Governance Council Member (2017)

Unit Participation

  • Member of the Central Unit

Other Associated Union Experience

  • Construction & Maintenance Electrician - Certificate of Qualification (1987)
  • Construction Lineperson – Ontario Hydro Certificate (1992)
  • Powerline Technician - Certificate of Qualification (2003)
  • MTCU Provincial Advisory Committee Member for the trade of Powerline Technician (2004 - 2007)
  • Internationally Trained Tradesperson Bridging Project Advisory Committee Member (2004 - 2008)
  • Aboriginal Apprenticeship Board of Ontario Co-Chair (2004 – Present)
  • Centennial College - Board of Governors (2007 – 2013)
  • College of Trades – Powerline Technician Trade Board (2013 - 2018)

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