Each week Teamsters Local 362 will update our members on the latest news within the local. Make sure you check in to see what is happening in the union.

CURRENT BARGAINING
Our bargaining continues with the Canadian Media Producers Association this week.

CURRENT MEETINGS

We had our general membership meetings held on Monday the 6th in Edmonton and a member information meeting Wednesday March 8th in Fort McMurray.

The Provincial Labour Management meeting was held in Edmonton with Garda Cash on Tuesday March 7.

We had our Diversified Oilsands member monthly  meeting in Ft Mac on Wednesday March 8th in Fort McMurray.

Grievance meetings with Diversified Transportation Wednesday March 8th in Fort McMurray.

UPCOMING

We had a meeting with Zenith Membership this afternoon to give them an update on their bargaining. We are set to commence bargaining next month, with mostly only monetary issues outstanding.
Next week, we are set to resume bargaining with Progressive Waste.

We have May 23rd – 25th and June 13th – 15th tentatively scheduled with Clean Harbours for contract negotiations. Outside of several proposal meetings yet to be scheduled, the membership will be receiving a proposal package in the mail. Packages will be sent out of Calgary the week of March 20th.

EXCITING NEWS

Construction Member John Schewalje was presented with a silver ring as a retirement gift after 16 years of service at the general meeting in Edmonton this week.