The members of Unifor 4304 voted on a tentative agreement today and did NOT ratify.
395 members voted total.
147 member voted in favour of the tentative deal
248 members voted against the tentative deal.
This means that Tuesday January 21st GRT employees are on strike. You are to finish your shift tomorrow (Monday January 20th) and begin picketing the morning of January 21st.
Total votes: 451
Spoiled votes: 1
Yes votes: 365
No votes: 86
Ratified with 81%
Skilled trades yes 43
Skilled trades no 6
UPDATE: Just want to let members know your bargaining committee is meeting with the employer today to try and avert a strike.
UPDATE: Thurs March 30 SKILLED TRADES will be voting on the Skilled Trades issues that were discussed with the Employer. Their votes will then be added to the previous general vote.