Amazon Employees Deserves Better and the Teamsters are here to Help!

Douglas Finnson from Teamsters Canada sits down with Jacqueline Swan to discuss unionizing Amazon (links to Spotify and Apple Podcasts are in the comments). Stories of Amazon mistreating its employees are nothing new. Neither are stories of Amazon’s union-busting efforts. Standing against the tech giant are the Teamsters. Over a million strong, with a foundation…

Teamsters 362 Relaunches Steps to Organize Employees at Edmonton-Area Amazon Fulfillment Centre
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Teamsters 362 Relaunches Steps to Organize Employees at Edmonton-Area Amazon Fulfillment Centre

Teamsters Local Union 362 members are re-starting efforts to unionize employees NISKU, AB – April 5, 2022 – Teamsters Local Union 362, which represents approximately 7,000 workers at 75 companies throughout Alberta and the Northwest Territories, has re-launched its efforts to secure employee sign ups at the Amazon Fulfillment Centre in Nisku, Alberta. Effective today Teamsters…

Teamsters Helping Our Fellow British Columbians in Their Time of Great Need

Teamsters Helping Our Fellow British Columbians in Their Time of Great Need

With the Lower Mainland ravaged by flooding in November of 2021, Local 362 together with the other Locals belonging to Joint Council 90, as well as Teamsters across Canada supported the communities devastated by this natural disaster. With the support from Teamsters from Coast to Coast, Joint Council 36 in British Columbia was able to…

Local 362’s Kenworth Helps Out in High River with the 18th Annual “Show N Shine”

Local 362’s Kenworth Helps Out in High River with the 18th Annual “Show N Shine”

On Sunday September 26th, Local 362’s Kenworth took part in the 18th annual Show N Shine in High River, Alberta to lend a hand for a great cause. In return the Local Union received a special thanks from the organizer of the event, Brian Chipcase: “From: Brian Chipchase To: teamcal@teamsters362.com Subject: Special THX River City…

Brother Robert Halliday – Celebrated for 25 Years of Clean Driving with UPS (Calgary)

Brother Robert Halliday – Celebrated for 25 Years of Clean Driving with UPS (Calgary)

Today in Calgary, Brother Robert Halliday a Member of Local 362 employed with United Parcel Service celebrated a milestone of 25 years of maintaining a safe driving record! To break this down to better understand this tremendous achievement, Brother Halliday has completed approximately 326,000 stops, delivering over 426,000 packages and has driven near 2.3 million…

General President Candidate Forum, September 1, 2021
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General President Candidate Forum, September 1, 2021

From the Office of the Election Supervisor for the International Brotherhood of Teamsters, Candidates for General President Sean O’Brien (O’Brien-Zuckerman, Teamsters United Slate) and Steve Vairma (Vairma/Herrera, Teamsters Power Slate) will be broadcasted live online on Wednesday September 1, 2021 at 6.30pm (EDT). Please consult postings below for more information.

Fort McMurray Open House and Membership Appreciation BBQ – September 14 and September 16, 2021

Fort McMurray Open House and Membership Appreciation BBQ – September 14 and September 16, 2021

The Local Union will be holding an Open House and Membership Appreciation BBQ on Tuesday September 14 and Thursday September 16 from 5pm-9pm at the Local Union’s Fort McMurray Hall (#108, 400 Mackenzie BLVD. Fort McMurray). On September 14th, the Open House and BBQ is open to Members from Clean Harbors, Diversified Transport, Garda World,…