Burin - Grand Bank
Alvin Banfield worked in Labrador City for many years. He was involved in the Steelworkers Union where he served in various positions including Vice President of the biggest local in Atlantic Canada, and on committees including negotiation committees throughout the years.
Alvin also served on EI boards for NL Federation of Labour. He is a graduate of the Atlantic Labour Education Centre and the Labour College of Canada in Ottawa.
He is a retiree of the Iron Ore Company of Canada living in Bay L'Argent in the district of Burin-Grand Bank.