Each week Teamsters Local 362 will update our members on what is happening within the local and what our business agents are doing outside of their daily responsibilities. Make sure you check in to see what is happening in the union.

On Monday, July 30 Business Agents in Calgary were present at the United Parcel Service facility to celebrate long-standing member and Shop Steward, Elliot Marfo’s milestone of 20 years of employment with the company.  In Calgary, on Tuesday, July 31 Business Agents visited the membership of Local 362’s Motion Production Division onset of an upcoming production being filmed in Calgary.

On Wednesday, Aug 1 Business Agents in Edmonton met with members from Inland Ready Mix Edmonton to present the newly drafted Memorandum of Agreement, which was followed by a vote by the membership. On Friday, Aug 3 Business Agents in Calgary and Edmonton counted ballots for Alberta members employed with Monarch Transport. In other upcoming membership meetings, Business Agents in Fort McMurray will be meeting with members from Inland Concrete to present and vote on a Memorandum of Agreement on Thursday, Aug 9 at the Fort McMurray office.

Local 362 is happy to announce that we have now completed all the steps to secure our office space within the Calgary International Airport and we anticipate to be fully operational within the next few weeks. We are excited to be at an arm’s length of our members who are working at the Calgary International Airport. Make sure to stop by the new office and say hello.

As mentioned a few weeks ago, Local 362 is excited to announce that we will be taking part in our first ever Calgary Pride Parade on Sept 2 with our Teamsters Truck and our float that will be showcased in the parade. If any members or members’ family members would like to take part in this adventure to showcase our Pride, please reach out to us by email at Pride@gtl362.ca for further information or to have your name(s) added to the list.