November 5, 2018

Update on INTER-CANADIEN (1991) INC. / INTER-CANADIAN (1991) INC.

The International Association of Machinist and Aerospace Workers (IAMAW)  is pleased to announce that we are now in a position to distribute funds  received through the resolution of legal proceedings that we undertook on behalf of our members relating to the bankruptcy of Inter-Canadien Inc. The IAMAW has now posted a newspaper notice in regions, (and notices on known Facebook groups) where the former IAMAW members resided, in order to

Retirement on the horizon for three long-term IAM members

Simcoe, ON – Three long-term IAM Local Lodge 103 members were recently recognized for their 45 years on-the-job at Anvil International. Within the next few months, Guy Simon, Dave Pearce and Al Seymour will be retiring. IAM District Lodge 78 Directing Business Representative Derek Ferguson and Business Representative Eric Johnstone were on hand to congratulate the trio and present them with an IAM watch on behalf of Local Lodge 103.

IAM members ratify first agreement with Swissport

Monday November 5, 2018 For Immediate Release   Winnipeg, MB – Members of IAM Local Lodge 714 have ratified their first collective agreement with Swissport. The two-year agreement provides wage increases averaging 2.5 per cent in each year. Other agreement high lights include: sick days for both full and part-time members seniority language now in place Overtime will now be paid beyond regularly scheduled work including days off “Establishing the

IAM ratifies new agreement with Cedarcroft

Friday October 26, 2018 For Immediate Release Stratford, ON – Members of IAM Local Lodge 103 have ratified a new collective agreement with Cedarcroft Retirement Home in Stratford. “The members were successful in getting an Arbitrator to award several wage adjustments as well as general wage increases,” explained IAM District Lodge 78 Business Representative Kim Valliere. Other agreement highlights include: Improved vision care benefits Improved life insurance benefits Improved nurse-in-charge