Pension Cap Increase is key element as Air Canada bargaining begins -IAMAW Canada

Tuesday March 5, 2019

For Immediate Release

Toronto, ON – Contract proposals were exchanged between the IAM Technical Maintenance & Operational Support (TMOS) Bargaining Unit and Air Canada today.

“Make no mistake, the pension cap increase is a key element that needs to be resolved during these negotiations,” explained IAM Canadian General Vice President . . . → Read More: Pension Cap Increase is key element as Air Canada bargaining begins -IAMAW Canada

IAM will unveil Aerospace Report -IAMAW Canada

Montréal, QC – IAM Canadian General Vice President Stan Pickthall and IAM Québec Coordinator David Chartrand will unveil the IAM’s Aerospace report in Montreal on Monday February 4th. This major report emphasizes the urgency of addressing challenges in the Canadian Aerospace sector.

“This industry employs 208,000 Canadians in well-paid stable middle class and family supporting . . . → Read More: IAM will unveil Aerospace Report -IAMAW Canada

Ferguson appointed as Special Representative for political action -IAMAW Canada

Toronto, ON – IAM Canadian General Vice President Stan Pickthall is pleased to announce that Derek Ferguson has been appointed Special Representative assigned to Political Action, effective January 1, 2019.

“Derek is being acknowledged for his hard work on behalf of his members, and his dedication to the New Democratic Party on both the . . . → Read More: Ferguson appointed as Special Representative for political action -IAMAW Canada

International Transport Workers Federation (ITF) 2018 Congress Summary -IAMAW Canada

(Left to right: GVP Stan Pickthall, LL2323 VP Dan Janssen, DL140 GC Mike Corrado,  IAMAW Canada Airline Coordinator Carlos Dacosta)

7 November, 2018

IAM Canada was a part of a vigorous delegation that participated in the 2018 ITF Congress. What follows is a summary of the main work programs that were approved by the . . . → Read More: International Transport Workers Federation (ITF) 2018 Congress Summary -IAMAW Canada

Contract flip nets IAM new contract and new members! -IAMAW Canada Press Release

Contract flip nets IAM new contract and new members!

Wednesday May 23, 2018

For Immediate Release

Toronto, ON – The IAM has turned the tables on the latest contract flip at Toronto’s Pearson International Airport by securing voluntary certification, a new collective agreement, and new members.

Contract flipping is common practice at Pearson allowed by . . . → Read More: Contract flip nets IAM new contract and new members! -IAMAW Canada Press Release