Merit provides industry-leading benefits, quality education, and unwavering advocacy to meet the needs of our members.
Enhance your employees’ well-being with portable benefits tailored exclusively for the open-shop construction industry and its partners.
Sharpen your skills and stay competitive at Merit College of Construction. High-quality education and scholarships that encourage a skilled, competitive and robust construction workforce.
As provincial policies continue to shift, we stand firm in our mission to elevate Canada’s open shop construction industry. Our mission is to develop a regulatory and business environment that not only supports open shop principles, but a spirit of open and transparency in the construction industry as well.
SERVING THOUSANDS OF CANADIANS
Merit is Canada’s premier association that provides industry-leading benefits, quality education and unwavering advocacy for Canada’s open-shop construction industry and its partners.
Merit National is a not-for-profit organization that represents and elevates open-shop construction workers and industry partners across Canada. Like you, we’re proud of our industry. We’ve made it our mission to advance the construction industry and advocate open-shop values. Today, we proudly support Canada’s construction industry and those that support it.
We provide our valued members, along with their employees and families, with a wide range of essential services including:
Benefits tailored exclusively for the open-shop construction industry and its partners.
Education and scholarships that encourage a skilled, competitive and robust construction workforce.
Leadership and Advocacy that supports open-shop competition principles, while continuously examining policies and legislation
Programs that increase workforce participation in underrepresented populations in the construction industry.
Is your company in the construction / maintenance / heavy construction industry with a workforce of at least three full-time field employees?
We’re dedicated to the enhanced well-being of our people. Administered by Merit Benefits, our benefit plans are designed exclusively for Alberta’s construction workers, industry partners, and their families.
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We are proud to announce Merit’s Mental Health Strategy.
This program will keep mental health at the forefront for Merit members, their employees, and families.
We have made available to our members resources to assist in navigating mental health issues in the workplace and at home.