Workers at Coca Cola in Thunder Bay ratify a new agreement.
Members will receive wage increase in each year of this six-year deal with a lump sum in the first followed by Year 2 – 1%, Year 3 – 1.5%, Year 4 – 2%, Year 5 – 2% and Year 6 – 2.25%. There will be an increase to the lead hand premium to $2.00 per hour, and members will also maintain their rate if they are assigned to work in the new G class vehicle.
There are language improvements to provide gender neutrality throughout the agreement, for the grievance and arbitration procedure and to overtime language.
Negotiating committee: Paul Meunier, Yvan Pellerin. Union Representative: Alex Stubbs