February 9, 2018 at 10:35 AM
Following ratification meetings, which were held on February 7, & 8, in Montreal and Toronto, the Bargaining Committee (WFS) wishes to announce the membership of Worldwide Flight Services have ratified their Collective Agreement by 87 percent. The duration of this agreement will be until December 31, 2018. Local 2002 represents approximately 60 members who are based in Montreal and Toronto.
Highlights of the One-Year extension of the Collective Agreement
“Congratulations to the members at Worldwide Flights Services for ratifying a one-year extension of the Collective Agreement”. “Thank you to the Bargaining Committee members for all your hard work and for working on behalf of the members”, said
- Contract extensions for twelve months
- Signing bonus of $500.00 for all members (payments to be made in two installments 1st installment will be paid one week after ratification and the 2nd installment to be paid on July 1st,2018).
- No changes to the Language of the current Collective Agreement
Euila Leonard, President Unifor Local 2002.
The Bargaining Committee would like to thank the entire membership who took the time to attend the ratification meetings and ratified this Collective Agreement.
In preparation for the upcoming negotiations in the Fall, the Bargaining Committee is requesting your support in identifying what issues and concerns you wish to bring forward to the bargaining table. We encourage our members of Worldwide to attend future meetings in the Fall (details of the future meetings will be provided at a later date).
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Our fight is your fight, and we will continue to fight for equality as we build a stronger Union. Unifor is a Union for Everyone!
Your Bargaining Committee
David Moran, Bargaining Committee member
Marcel Rondeau, National Representative, Unifor
Gary Ellis, National Representative, Unifor
For more information, please contact Josée Genois,
Assistant to the President Unifor Local 2002