Tech Ops Shop Committee – Your professionalism and integrity has been attacked!

Brothers and Sisters,

Your professionalism and integrity has been attacked! Air Canada has demonstrated this with the termination of a co-worker for doing his job.

The employee affected was accused of sabotage and threatened with jail time. The company concluded that the employee damaged company property had a lack of judgement as well as a . . . → Read More: Tech Ops Shop Committee – Your professionalism and integrity has been attacked!

District 140 Notice: Brother Sandro Sperduti

TO ALL MEMBERS OF DISTRICT 140, IAMAW ANNOUNCEMENT GENERAL CHAIRPERSON – CENTRAL REGION SANDRO SPERDUTI

Dear Brothers and Sisters:

It is with saddened hearts that we wish to inform you of the passing of General Chairperson Sandro Sperduti on Monday November 21, 2011.

Sandro was a 38-year veteran with the Machinists Union and served our . . . → Read More: District 140 Notice: Brother Sandro Sperduti

Tech Ops Shop Committee Bulletin -Your Rights to Union Representation

Your Rights to Union Representation

Brothers and Sisters,

Under the terms of the Collective Agreement and Part I (Industrial Relations) of the Canada Labour Code all members have a right to Union Representation. You also have the right to refuse unsafe work under the provisions of Part II (Occupational Health & Safety) of the Canada . . . → Read More: Tech Ops Shop Committee Bulletin -Your Rights to Union Representation

District 140 Bulletin -Preferential Hiring

TO ALL MEMBERS OF THE IAMAW WORKING AT AIR CANADA AND AVEOS

Dear Brothers and Sisters:

On November 16, the union met with both companies in Toronto to deal with some outstanding issues involving preferential hiring and the movement of members.

There seems to be some confusion relating to the arbitration award on preferential hiring . . . → Read More: District 140 Bulletin -Preferential Hiring

District 140 -TMOS Negotiations Update Bulletin

Negotiations Update Bulletin Air Canada – Technical Maintenance and Operations Support November 18, 2011

Dear Brothers and Sisters:

Your negotiations committee met with Air Canada for this session of bargaining from November 1 to 8.

Both sub-committees have independently moved so far through two packages, i.e., administrative and non-monetary, as well as some global items.

. . . → Read More: District 140 -TMOS Negotiations Update Bulletin