Welcome to the Merit NB website
The New Brunswick Merit Contractors Association is the only association recognized as the voice of open-shop contractors in New Brunswick. Merit NB Contractors Association is a non-profit organization made of open-shop contractors dedicated to serving the needs of employers and their employees who work in the open shop sector of the Construction Industry of New Brunswick. Our focus is on the needs of all open-shop contractors.
Any "open-shop" construction company who participates in the New Brunswick construction industry can be eligible to join the New Brunswick Merit Contractors Association.
In Atlantic Canada, the construction industry employs approximately 35,000 workers. On average 72% of these workers are employed in the open-shop sector of the industry.
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The Merit Benefit Plan
This video provides a general description of all the benefits available under the Merit Contractors Association Hour Bank Benefit Plan. Please note, not all Hour Bank employees will be eligible for all of the benefits shown.
This video is from the Merit Alberta website.