These Benefits were won by tendermen through UFAWU negotiations and struggle.
You are also covered by the United Fishermen's Benefit Fund. Click on the link below to download or print the forms.
For information or assistance, call the United Fishermen's Benefit Fund at 604 519 3634 or
Tendermen have Severance Pay under certain conditions. If you lose your job due to the
company closing down or merging with another or if you retire between 60-70 years old or
if you become ill. Click on the severance pay button for details and contact the UFAWU.
Tendermen covered by UFAWU contracts have BENEFITS
Tendermen's severance pay
Medical, Dental and Extended Health Benefits
Benefit Fund coverage:
HONOURARY TENDERMEN MEMBERS – REGISTERED RETIRED MEMBERS
If you have retired, are 60 years or older, and have after 10 years of continuous UFAWU membership, you can apply for your Honourary Membership within 1 year of retiring.
UFAWU-Unifor Honourary Membership Dues are $36 per year.
One of the Benefits of being an Honourary Tenderman Member is your eligibility for RETIREMENT BENEFITS from the UNITED FISHERMEN'S BENEFIT FUND
Go to the United Fishermen's Benefits Page to see Retired Members Benefits
Tendermen are covered by theTendermen's Pension Plan. You are automatically enrolled in the Pension Plan once you have..... and you will receive your Pension Statements each spring. Your pension is complex and any questions should be directed to the Pension Fund at 604 519 3636 or
The Tendermen's Collective Agreement has coverage formedical, dental and extended health benefits.
These benefits are in adddition to your Benefit Fund coverage below. Contact the company to enroll.