Appreciation night in Thompson
December 22, 2016
Local 832 hosted the Thompson appreciation night/social in November at the Thompson Burntwood Legion. President Jeff Traeger, Secretary-Treasurer Bea Bruske, Executive Assistant to the President Marie Buchan and northern union rep J.P. Petit joined the rest of the approximate 70 member in attendance for a fun night. » Read More
Agreement Reached at Bearskin Lake Air Services
December 22, 2016
The union and the company have reached a tentative agreement on the renewal of the collective agreement for members working at Bearskin Lake Air Services. The new agreement provides for reasonable improvements to existing terms and conditions of employment.
A ratification vote has been scheduled for Monday, January 16. At the meeting the union will provide a summary of negotiations and... » Read More
Category: Bearskin Airlines
Dunn-Rite Negotiations Ice-cold
December 13, 2016
Back in August, the union negotiating committee—headed by Sonia Taylor, Manny Loura, Kaltoum Hamoud, Yongquan Li, and Musa Mansaray—met with the company to begin bargaining. Unfortunately, despite several requests, the union has not received any further meeting dates from the company.
The union is giving Dunn-Rite Food Products until early January to supply dates to continue... » Read More
Category: Dunn-Rite Food Products
UFCW Local 832 Members Giving Back
December 12, 2016
Sharon Grehan, union representative joins members: Matt Johnson, Steve Lebel and Corey Kowalski, employees at the Gimli, Manitoba plant of Diageo as they present a cheque in the amount of $4,000 to Rhonda Powers, Executive Director of Evergreen Basic Needs to thank them for their support to the... » Read More