USW Local 6500

 Welcome to USW Local 6500

Local 6500 has over 2600 members in the Sudbury area alone, representing production and maintenance workers in mining, milling, smelting and refining at Vale’s Sudbury operations.

Local 6500 members take pride in being good neighbours and helping to build a strong, vibrant community. Please feel free to drop by to speak to your Union Representatives; that’s what we’re here for! 

Recent News

The Executive and members of USW Local 6500 present representatives from Camp Quality with a cheque for $10,000.00. Camp Quality is a national charitable organization devoted to providing free camp experiences and year- round programming for children with cancer and blood disorders.

Maintenance employee Mike Stack is celebrating 30 years with USW Local 6500 this Friday!  The Local thanks Mike for his hard work! 

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