Rick Eichel has been a Member of General Teamsters, Local Union No. 362 since 1976. He started his career as a Teamster working at Consolidated Concrete, that went on to become Inland Concrete. In 1980, while on layoff from being a mixer operator Rick worked as a Teamster for ICG Propane. After many years of hard work and dedication to the Union, he was hired on as a Business Agent in the Calgary office in February 1989. In September 1991, he was appointed President of General Teamsters, Local Union No. 362 and was re-elected in each election thereafter.