coverUnion representation and democratic processes will enhance team members’ capacity to participate in making decisions that protect everyone’s interests at work. Unifor will focus on ensuring that you have a voice.

● You will elect your:

  1. – Bargaining committee
  2. – Workplace representatives
  3. – Specialized representatives (such as: health and safety, ergonomic, skilled trades and benefits)
  4. – Local union leaders

● You will vote on:

  1. – Your collective bargaining proposals
  2. – Your collective agreement (ratification vote)
  3. – Any job action (which requires a majority two-thirds vote)

● Regular union-management meetings will provide an opportunity for team members’ concerns to be addressed.

● You can be accompanied and assisted by your Unifor representatives when meeting with management.

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