Bulletins

Membership Meeting

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Membership Meeting



Thursday, January 26th

@ 7:00 p.m.

at the Union Hall

All Members are asked to attend

Issued by CAW Local 2301

January 17, 2012

OHS&E Council Meeting

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OHS&E Council Meeting



Thursday, January 19th

@ 7:00 p.m.

at the Union Hall

All OHS&E members are encouraged to attend.

Issued by CAW Local 2301

January 13, 2012

CAW 2301 Delegation to Meet With Alma Union Representatives

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CAW 2301 Delegation to Meet With Alma Union Representatives



As you may already be aware, Rio Tinto Alcan has locked out its workers at its Alma, QC smelter after the employer’s final offer, ahead of the December 31, 2011, contract expiry date, was overwhelmingly rejected by the Alma workers.

CAW 2301 Human Rights Committee Position Open

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CAW LOCAL 2301 - HUMAN RIGHTS COMMITTEE

ACCEPTING APPLICATIONS FOR A NEW MEMBER



Please send a written expression of your interest to the Union hall. In your role on the Human Rights Committee you will be assisting and supporting our members with Human Rights issues, in accordance with CAW Policy, our Joint Human Rights Policy and BC Human Rights Law.

CAW National & CAW Council Bursaries

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CAW National & CAW Council Bursaries



The CAW National Union and CAW Council annually offer a total of 25 bursaries for $2,000.00 each.

The bursaries are awarded to sons/daughters of CAW members in good standing entering their first year of full-time post secondary education.

Application forms for these bursaries can be picked up at the Union hall.

Shop Stewards Meeting - Dec 15, 2011

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Shop Stewards Meeting



The next Shop Stewards Council Meeting is scheduled for:

Thursday, December 15th

7:00 p.m. at the Union Hall.

Area Chief Shop Steward Elections will be held at this meeting. All Shop Stewards are encouraged to attend.

Issued by CAW Local 2301

November 30th, 2011

Skilled Trades Sub-Committees Alternate Positions

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Skilled Trades Sub-Committees Alternate Positions



    1. Training Trust Fund Alternate
    2. Apprenticeship Committee Alternate
    3. Contracting Out Committee Alternate


If you are interested in being the alternate on any of the above Skilled Trades Sub-Committees please send a written expression of your interest to the Union Hall.

Membership Meeting - Nov 24, 2011

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Membership Meeting



Thursday, November 24th

@

7:00 p.m. at the Union Hall

All Members are asked to attend .

Issued by CAW Local 2301

November 21st, 2011

Frustrations and Anger Building at RTA

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Frustrations and Anger Building at RTA



Brothers and Sisters:

There have been a number of issues over the last few months that have raised the frustration level of the membership. When these issues are raised to management the response has been less than accommodating and in actual fact they have been met with contempt and mistrust.

OHS&E Council Meeting

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OHS&E Council Meeting



The next OHS&E Council meeting is scheduled for:

Thursday, November 17th, 2011

7PM

Union Hall

All members are encouraged to attend.

MUNICIPAL Elections – Nov. 19th, 2011

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MUNICIPAL Elections – Nov. 19th, 2011



On Thursday, November 10th, the Union Executive held a special meeting to review the candidates and make recommendations to the membership for the upcoming municipal election. There are 4 Mayoral and 12 Councilor candidates running for public office in Kitimat.

2012 Bargaining Committee Members

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2012 Bargaining Committee Members



The CAW Local 2301 Executive voted this morning at their monthly meeting to elect the Bargaining Committee members for 2012 Negotiations.

The 2012 Bargaining Committee is as follows:

VACATION SCHEDULING

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Vacation Scheduling



The Union has requested that the Company start booking the 2011 vacation scheduling as per the current CLA Article 13 and Letter of Understanding 13-LU-#1.

1. The normal vacation scheduling period will be the two (2) months prior to the start of the calendar year (November 1st).

The following are a number of questions and answers, which frequently come up as per vacation scheduling.

Bargaining Committee Positions Open

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Bargaining Committee



Any members interested in being on the Bargaining Committee for 2012 Negotiations are asked to submit their names along with an application of interest to the Union Hall no later than :

Friday, October 21st by 12:00 noon.

A decision will be made at the next Executive meeting and successful candidates will be notified after October 26th.

Membership Meeting - Sept 29th

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Membership Meeting



Membership Meeting

Thursday, September 29th

@ 7:00 p.m. at the Union Hall

All Members are asked to attend .

Issued by CAW Local 2301

September 28, 2011