COVID-19 Pandemic

The TEAM office staff continue to work remotely due to the presence of COVID-19 in Manitoba, but remain focused on providing assistance and support to TEAM members. We will continue to monitor emails, answer phone calls and return messages. Should you wish to discuss a matter with one of our staff, please contact: The front desk, Kelly Pokorny at, or our Executive Director at

Recent News

New and Noteworthy

September 22nd 2020

  • Reminder TEAM Scholarships
  • IFPTE WSN Conference Call on Unconscious Bias
  • Increased DB Pension Contributions
  • TEAM Bargaining Unit Downsizing
  • Contact Information Update Request

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A Message from Bob Linsdell, TEAM Executive Director (retired)

August 25th 2020

Dear Members,

Before I fully settle into retirement, I wish to express my deep gratitude to the TEAM membership for the.....

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Bob Makes the IFPTE Weekly Recap!

August 19th 2020

Former IFPTE International Rep for Western Canada (and TEAM alum) Dee Gillies wrote a wonderful recap article on Bob's career......

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TEAM-IFPTE Local 161 Annual Scholarships

August 18th 2020

The Scholarship Committee is calling for applications to TEAM’s annual scholarship program. TEAM will award scholarships to.....

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Happy Retirement Bob!

August 7th 2020

TEAM would like to share our deepest gratitude, appreciation, love and respect for Executive Director Bob Linsdell.....

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New and Noteworthy

July 22nd 2020

  • New Financial Planning Webinars
  • TEAM Pension Committee Rep
  • Bell PMP Mid Year Reviews
  • TEAM Scholarships and RESPs
  • TEAM Bargaining Unit Downsizing

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Happy 4th of July

July 4th 2020

As TEAM Union is affiliated with the IFPTE (a union in which the head office is located in Washington DC)....

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Happy Canada Day!

July 1st 2020

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Canada Day Closure

June 30th 2020

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Financial and Retirement Planning - Lump Sums and Tax Planning

June 19th 2020

Following on from the Financial and Retirement Planning seminars that we ran in 2019 and over the past few weeks, TEAM is sponsoring a deeper dive into financial topics that members told us they wanted to know more about.....

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More News

New TEAM Executive Director
"God Damn Union Regulations"
The Cost of Workplace Stress
Financial and Retirement Planning Seminars
New and Noteworthy
Happy May Long Weekend!
New and Noteworthy
Updating TEAM Member Skills Profiles
A Pluto April Fools bright spot, during a dark unprecedented time
TEAM gets recognition in Washington DC through the IFPTE
...even more news.