1. EMPLOYEE AND FAMILY ASSISTANCE PROGRAM The Union has one opening for a full time EFAP coordinator. The position is open to all active members of CAW Local 2301 who will be available to meet with employees and members of their immediate family on a confidential basis to assist them with their concerns in a wide range of personal problems. The position will require the coordinator to learn and have the ability to refer individuals to the appropriate resources within the Employee Family Assistance Program or in the community. Maintaining “strict confidentiality” is an absolute must. The ideal candidate will have completed a residential treatment program and be currently participating in a successful aftercare program. Interested employees can submit a letter of interest to the Union Executive or one of the current committee members. Please include a short biography outlining any skills or experiences you might bring to the committee and the reasons for your interest. Contact current EFAP committee members: Mike Szmata @ work - 639-8553 or cell - 778-876-9556 Tina Slanina @ work - 639-8456 or cell – 778-876-9666 Ralanda Doniak @ work – 639-8372 or cell – 778-876-8372 Or the CAW Union hall @ 632-4611 2. TRANSITION COMMITTEE The Union Executive has requested that the Transition committee start meeting with the Company. The Company has agreed in accordance with Letter of Understanding 24-LU-#3. The Transition committee members for the Union are Gary Warren, Doug Bork, and Jim Robertson. Ed Abreu will temporarily replace Jim Robertson until Jim returns to work. The alternate position on the Transition committee is currently vacant. If you are interested in applying for this position please contact the Union hall @ 632-4611 or by e-mail caw2301@caw2301.ca. The Executive would like to make a decision by the November 25th, 2009 Executive meeting. 3. COMMITTEE NIGHTS The current Union hall All Committees Tuesday nights has changed to the first Wednesday night of every month which started September 1st, 2009. A friendly reminder to all committees the next Committee Night is November 4th, 2009 at 7:00 p.m. at the Union hall. Issued by CAW Local 2301 October 30th, 2009