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Run-Off Election

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Run-Off Election



A run-off election will be held on Tuesday, October 4th for the Vice President position between:

Jose Pires & Cam Wiebe.

The vote will take place between 6:00 a.m. and 8:00 p.m. at the Union hall.

The new Financial Secretary is Chris Melo. Thank you to all the other candidates who ran for this position.

2011 Apprenticeship Openings at Rio-Tinto Alcan

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2011 APPRENTICESHIP OPENINGS AT RIO TINTO ALCAN

OHS&E Council Meeting - Sept 15, 2011

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OHS&E Council Meeting



Thursday, September 15th

@ 7:00 p.m.

at the Union Hall

All Reduction Reps are urged to attend this important meeting as Reduction Area Issues will be a priority on the agenda.

Issued by CAW Local 2301

September 9, 2011

Time To Vote

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Time To Vote



Nominations have now closed for the positions of Vice President and Financial Officer. The candidates are as follows:

For Vice President:

  • Jose DaSilva
  • Jose Pires
  • Cam Wiebe


  • For Financial Officer:

  • Vic Cote
  • Chris Melo
  • Shane Woods


  • THE ADVANCE POLL

    ELECTIONS REMINDER

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    ELECTIONS REMINDER

    WorkSafe BC Visit

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    WorkSafe BC Visit



    Brothers and Sisters:

    On a recent WSBC visit, WSBC wrote 8 orders on 7 deficiencies in the potrooms.

    These orders have generated much talk throughout the plant which has lead to accusations that the Union is trying to shut down the plant.

    Brothers and Sisters there is nothing further from the truth!

    Co. Trying to Introduce Multi-Skilling/Dual Trades in Kemano

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    Company trying to introduce multi-skilling / dual trades in Kemano



    One of the jobs that the Company posted on August 15 was for a Kemano Electrician, who would also be trained and work as a Systems Operator.

    AUGUST SHOP STEWARDS MEETING CANCELLED

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    NOTICE TO ALL SHOP STEWARDS

    The AUGUST SHOP STEWARDS meeting scheduled for August 18th has been cancelled due to holidays etc.

    See everyone at the next meeting scheduled for October 20th.

    Issued by CAW Local 2301

    August 12th, 2011

    E.F.A.P. COMMITTEE POSITION OPENING

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    E.F.A.P. Committee Position

    If you are interested in being on the EFAP Committee please send a written expression of your interest to the Union Hall.

    Applications will be accepted until 4:00 p.m. on Friday, September 23rd, 2011.

    Issued by CAW Local 2301

    August 2, 2011

    EXECUTIVE BOARD ELECTIONS

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    EXECUTIVE BOARD ELECTION

    FOR TWO POSITIONS

    ONE FOR VICE PRESIDENT

    &

    ONE FOR FINANCIAL OFFICER

    Nominations open immediately for these two positions. Nomination forms are now available at the Union Hall and nominations will close on Thursday, September 8th at 4:00 p.m.

    The election for these two positions will take place on Thursday, September 22nd, 2011 at the hall.

    July Membership Meeting Cancelled

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    NOTICE TO ALL MEMBERS

    The JULY MEMBERSHIP meeting scheduled for July 28th has been cancelled due to holidays etc.

    See everyone at the next meeting scheduled for September 29th.

    Issued by CAW Local 2301 July 25, 2011

    Medical Placement Committee - Alternate Position

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    Medical Placement Committee

    Alternate Position

    If you are interested in being the alternate on the Medical Placement Committee please send a written expression of your interest to the Union Hall.

    Applications will be accepted until 4:00 p.m. on Tuesday, July 26th, 2011 @ 4pm.

    Issued By:

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    June 21, 2011

    SHOP STEWARDS COUNCIL MEETING - JUNE 16, 2011

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    SHOP STEWARDS COUNCIL MEETING

    The next Shop Stewards Council Meeting is scheduled for:

    Thursday, June 16, 2011

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

    All shop stewards are encouraged to attend.

    Issued by CAW Local 2301

    June 13th, 2011

    SUMMER / FALL P.E.L. COURSES

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    SUMMER / FALL P.E.L. COURSES

    There will be a full schedule of courses being offered at Port Elgin this summer / fall. Applications can be picked up and dropped off at the Union Hall.

    Applications packages are available for:

    JULY 1ST CANADA DAY PARADE PARTICIPANTS NEEDED

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    We are looking for members interested in participating with us in the Canada Day Parade. Members’ children are more than welcome to participate as well!

    We are seeking a “fancy” car as well as people to act as flag carriers for the Canada Flag, the CAW Flag and the Women’s Committee Flag.

    We also need members who want to walk along and hand out candy.