Ramir Diaz is the Coordinator of Education and Training for the Manitoba Construction Sector Council. He coordinates mentorship events with newcomers to provide an industry network and guide them towards a career in the construction industry. He also seeks out various skilled trades to continue developing the ever growing Trade Talk video series for the MCSC.
He enjoys coordinating summer camps that allow youth to experience hands on learning while learning about skilled trades first hand from industry experts and understanding the importance of safety when working with equipment.
Ramir is a licensed journeyperson electrician who received his Red Seal in 2014 from Red River College. He has extensive experience in residential, commercial and industrial electrical. After gaining his Technical Vocational Teaching Certificate in 2018 from Red River College, he is continuing his education in the Certificate in Adult Education Program at Red River College. Ramir is an active member with the International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers Local 2085, the Manitoba Teachers’ Society, the Vocational Teachers’ Association of Manitoba and is an alternative delegate for the Winnipeg Labour Council.
In his spare time, Ramir enjoys spending time with his family, savouring local and cultural cuisine, exploring new places and being active within the community.