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.







Please note the Health and Welfare self-payment amount has increased as of October 1st, 2022


Coughlin & Associates now have an APP available for your H&W Benefit Claims, members can download this app from Apple or Google.

We've transitioned to the new claims platform as of September 1, 2022, members that have not received their new welcome package, please call Coughlin & Associates to inquire 1-888-204-1234.


Please click here to view the sample package, which includes frequently asked questions for your convenience.


We are now accepting E-Transfer for your union dues.   Please use the email address - oe870@sasktel.net




If you need any help obtaining Employment Insurance:
Call The Unemployed Workers Help Centre: Saskatoon- 1-306-382-8662 or Regina - 1-306-525-5138






who we are

Cory Cowley

Business Manager


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