SMART Metal Trades workers are located in Canada and the United States. Our members weld, fabricate, operate material handling machinery, and assemble – we manufacture and produce products for many industries however, our focus is on the fields of Department of Defense (DOD) and the Department of Energy (DOE). We work closely with these federal agencies to coordinate and produce materials and equipment that is vital to our country and its citizens. SMART provides apprenticeship training in all of our Metal Trades facilities.
Why Become a SMART Metal Trades Worker?
The SMART Union defends the rights of its members to a voice on the job, dignity at work, and a seat across from the boss at the bargaining table. We will fight alongside you for a Union Contract that holds your employer accountable for higher wages, retirement benefits, and affordable health insurance, seniority and job posting rights, and your ability hold your employer to standards of fairness and equity.