Thursday, February 14, 2008

Deal with Catalyst splits union

read full article by Gordon Hamilton, Vancouver Sun
The contentious issue that split the union at Port Alberni is shifting. Workers have agreed to a fifth shift that will cut overtime significantly and limit when they can take vacations.

Boucher said it could take, for example, seven years before a worker got Christmas off under the new agreement.

2 comments:

d@ve said...

the jv driver pulp fiction agreement is still eating your lunch -- dave coles is the grinch who stole christmas

Anonymous said...

Boucher needs a reality check every one on production wants to work the stats and the sundays. working 9 tours then getting 3 weeks off. Just think about it how many years do you have to work to get 9 weeks off a year.