• Members of LL 692 at Monashee Manufacturing Ratifies new deal by 89%
    17 May, 2022 Kelowna, BC – The membership ratified a new 3-year Collective Agreement. The deal sees a wage increase of 4% each year. Other improvements included an enhanced severance package in the event of plant closure from 17 weeks to 24 weeks. The members had concerns regarding the possibility of plant closure since the […]
  • New members at LL2413 ratify first contract with immediate gains
    13 May, 2022 Toronto, ON – The new IAM members at Local Lodge 2413 ratified a first collective agreement with Menzies Cargo at the Toronto Pearson International Airport. The agreement ratified by a whopping 95.2% acceptance. The organizing campaign started in November 2021 with the workers eagerly seeking meaningful wage increases, instead of those the employer […]
  • Members of LL692 at Leavitt Machinery Ratify a new 2-year Agreement
    Vancouver, B.C. – The membership overwhelming ratified a new two-year Collective Agreement. The deal sees a significant wage increase of 8% in the first year followed by a 4% wage increase in the second year. In addition, the Bargaining Committee was able to achieve double-time pay for work on a scheduled day off as well […]

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    IAMAW Leads the way on CLC Lobby Day in Ottawa – L’AIMTA ouvre la voie lors de la journée de lobbying du CTC à Ottawa

    Once again, the IAMAW contributed the most participants from any one union in Canada: 84 of 400 union representatives for the CLC annual lobby day were Machinists! This marks the third time in as many years that the IAMAW led the way for lobbying efforts on Parliament Hill.

    Encore une fois, l’AIMTA a contribué le […]

    Stan Pickthall and Gordon Falconer visit Siemens AGT! Stan Pickthall et Gordon Falconer rendent visite à Siemens AGT!

    For the first time since Siemens AGT was created, IAMAW GVP, Canadian Territory, Stan Pickthall, and Chief of Staff, Gordon Falconer, visited Siemens AGT on October 10, 2019. Stan and Gord were accompanied by myself, Daren Legault and Michel Vincent (Shop Committee, 869) at the Courval site, and with Michael Munn at the 9505 Cote-de-liesse […]

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    Union and company representatives from Canada, the US and Germany gathered in May for the annual Siemens Labour Meeting, held this year in San Antonio, TX.

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    2018 IAMAW Aerospace Conference – Conférence Aérospatiale AIMTA 2018

    Brother George Zoni, President, and Brother Ivan Halar, VP, attended the 2018 IAMAW Aerospace conference in Fort Worth, Texas, from September 10 to 14, 2018. The conference served to inform members of the current state of the aerospace business as a whole and how our aerospace members were doing within that business. As stated by […]

    Siemens Atlanta Convention

    George Zoni and Nathalie Meunier were in Atlanta last week to attend the 3rd annual Siemens Workers’ Convention. This convention brings together people from Canada, the US and Germany in order to discuss the current issues facing workers at Siemens facilities. HR representatives from the US were on on-hand to give updates on the […]

    LL2468 Officers and Committee Members 2018-2021 SL2468 – Exécutif / membres de comités 2018-2021

    The following members of LL2468 have been elected to the positions below that are in effect as of January 16 2018:

    Les membres de la SL2468 ici-bas sont élus aux positions suivantes effectif à partir du 16 janvier 2018:

     

    George Zoni President Ivan Halar Vice-President Juliette Martin Recording Secretary – Secrétaire-archiviste Colin Adams Financial […]

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    Nomination Results for 2018-2020 Term – Résultats des nominations pour le mandat 2018-2020

    The MGM of November 14, 2017, was quite lively! Ultimately, all positions for the 2018-2020 term were filled by acclamation. Congratulations to all!

    La réunion mensuelle du 14 novembre 2017 était très animée! En fin de compte, tous les postes pour le mandat 2018-2020 ont été pourvus par acclamation. Félicitations à tous!

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    Matt McGinn and Georges Ghetler Retire!

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