The Voice of Organized Labour in the Nuclear Industries

The Canadian Nuclear Workers’ Council is an organization of unions that represent workers in various areas of the Canadian nuclear industry, including electric utilities, uranium mining & processing, radioisotope production and nuclear research.

Our Member Unions

  • Canadian Union of Public Employees 
  • Union For Canada
  • International Association of Firefighters
  • Power Workers’ Union
  • International Association of Machinists & Aerospace Workers
  • International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers
  • Professional Institute of The Public Service
  • United Steel Workers
  • Society of Professional Engineers and Associates (SPEA)
  • Society of Energy Professionals

View an Animation of the Nuclear Fuels Process

Canadian Union of Public Employees
International Association of Firefighters
Power Workers’ Union
International Association of Machinists & Aerospace Workers
International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers
Professional Institute of The Public Service
United Steel Workers
Society of Professional Engineers and Associates (SPEA)
UNIFOR
Society of Energy Professionals
Canadian Labour Congress
United Steel Workers Local 8914
United Steel Workers Local 13173
International Union Of Operating Engineers

View a video of how this Nuclear Power Station operates:

Video of a nuclear power plant in action

Workers in this video are members of the Power Workers Union & the Union of Energy Professionals


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