Bricklayers Local 1 (Nova Scotia)

Headquartered in Halifax, NS, Bricklayers Local 1 (Nova Scotia) represents over 250 highly skilled craftsmen working across Mainland Nova Scotia and Cape Breton in Canada. It was established on January 16, 1888, as a part of the International Union of Bricklayers and Allied Craftworkers. Local 2 in Cape Breton merged with Local 1 in 2008 to form a single Local for the province.

Through the International Masonry Training and Education Foundation (IMTEF), Local 1 (Nova Scotia) offers a variety of training programs for masonry professionals and apprentices. These programs include apprenticeship training, journey-level training, and continuing education courses. Additionally, the local union offers competitive wages, an attractive pension plan, a group RRSP, as well as a good health and welfare plan.

To learn more about Bricklayers Local 1 (Nova Scotia), visit their website at

Pay Bricklayers Local 1 (Nova Scotia) Automatically with HCM TradeSeal:

To automate payroll and reporting for this union: open HCM TradeSeal, go to "Trade Intelligence" and add BAC1NS to your list of unions. Adding this local will enable HCM TradeSeal to:

  • Auto-calculate of Bricklayers Local 1 (Nova Scotia) Journeyman and/or Apprentice rates
  • Calculate and account for for Bricklayers Local 1 (Nova Scotia) union benefits
  • Generate automatic union reports for Bricklayers Local 1 (Nova Scotia)
  • Simplify union audits for Bricklayers Local 1 (Nova Scotia)
  • Generate Certified Payroll reports for Bricklayers Local 1 (Nova Scotia) work classes

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