Unifor and First Air reach tentative agreement

Unifor and First Air reach tentative agreement

August 12, 2016 at 3:19 PM

Unifor Local 2002 is pleased to announce that a tentative agreement has been reached with First Air. Unifor represents customer service agents, station/cargo/ramp agents and attendants in Ottawa, Yellowknife, Iqaluit and communities in Northern Canada.
Members are requested to attend ratification meetings as per the schedule below:

Friday, August 19             Yellowknife First Air Boardroom        11:00-12:00 , 13:00-15:00 and 17:00-18:00

**Communities of Gjoa Haven, Taloayak, Kugaaruk, Kugluktuk, Cambridge Bay and Hay River are asked to call into Yellowknife between 1600-1700 for a conference call.   Tel:  1-866-596-5280 Conference ID:  6464375#.
Saturday, August 20        Iqaluit First Air Boardroom                 15:00-16:30

**Communities in Pangnirtung, Pond Inlet, Clyde River, Hall Beach, Igloolik, Arctic Bay, Resolute Bay, Kimmirut  are asked to call into Iqaluit between 1330-1430 for a conference call.  Tel:  1-866-596-5280  Conference ID:  6464375#
Sunday, August 21           Ottawa at the Hilton Garden Inn    13:30-15:30
                                                Room TBA
Thursday, August 25       Iqaluit First Air Boardroom              15:00-16:30

Your bargaining committee unanimously recommends ratification of this tentative agreement.

Any member not able to attend a meeting can call into the conference number provided. All members are encouraged to attend one of these meetings in order to be provided details of the tentative agreement.
In solidarity,

Your First Air Bargaining Committee:
Cristina Rodrigues
Craig Yamkowy
Bobby Zannetti
Theresa Amicarelli, Assistant to Local 2002 President
Cheryl Robinson, Local 2002 President
Leslie Dias, Unifor Staff Representative