Unifor Sasktel Agreement

Posted Oktober 13th, 2021 by admin

He said all the agreements contain the same mandate of the government with regard to wages and keep wage increases over the duration of the agreements at five percent. Directwest announced today that Unifor has voted to ratify a new collective agreement. „This was a historic but complex round of negotiations, and the negotiating committees will recommend that members ratify today`s interim agreement,“ said Scott Doherty, Executive Assistant to the National President. REGINA – Unifor bargaining committees have signed preliminary agreements with SaskEnergy, SaskPower, SaskTel, SaskWater, DirectWest and SecureTek, ending a 17-day strike of nearly 5,000 workers across the province. www.unifor.org/en/basic-health-and-safety-during-covid-19 The Water Security Agency also gets a six-year deal with a freeze in years 1 and 2, a 1 percent increase in years 3 and 4, and two percent increases for the remaining two years. For more information, please contact: Michelle Englot, SaskTel Director of External Communications Phone: 306.777.4476 E-mail: Michelle.Englot@sasktel.com According to the agreement obtained by 980 CJME, salary increases are zero in the first two years, then 1% in the third year and 2% for the fourth and fifth years. Unifor has developed a space on its national website dedicated to Covid-19. It contains useful information about the virus and the workplace. Unifor Locals across the country uses this information to support its members and work with employers. We invite you to refer to it regularly. It will be continuously updated as new information becomes available. Here is the link: www.unifor.org/COVID19 www.unifor.org/en/take-action/campaigns/covid-19-information-resources?v=take_action We filed a complaint about this on October 31, directly at the 3rd stage of the appeal procedure, which states that „the company misinterpreted the collective agreement on EDO right / compensation for employees authorized to return to work after the strike / lockout“.

The desired comparison is as follows: „Full relief, as deemed appropriate by an arbitrator for any member against whom his or her collective agreement rights have been violated.“ „We are very pleased that employees represented by Unifor voted to ratify their respective agreements,“ Finance Minister Donna Harpauer said in a statement. „We believe the agreements are fair and equitable and provide long-term stability for both employees and Crown businesses and agencies. Thank you to the management and union teams for their hard work and commitment throughout the process. SaskEnergy, SaskWater and SaskPower reached a six-year agreement with a seven per cent increase as follows: „The solidarity and support of Unifor members in the six crowns, as well as those who joined our picket lines across the province, were key to reaching this agreement,“ said Jerry Dias, President of Unifor. I would like to thank Ian Davidson, President, Unifor Local 649, Dave Kuntz, President, Unifor Local 1-S, Penny Matheson, President, Unifor Local 2-S and Doug Lang, President, Unifor Local 820, for showing tremendous determination and leadership in coming together and opposing the Moe government`s regressive mandate to reach a fair collective agreement. The SaskTel agreement is valid for five years and provides for a wage freeze in the first two years, followed by increases of one per cent, two per cent and two per cent in subsequent years. SaskTel and Unifor have entered into a provisional contractual agreement. . . .

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