Bee-Clean Members Secure New Agreement
Members of the Bee-Clean (Toronto) Ltd. have a new collective agreement. Effective March 1, 2011, this contract is valid for three years and extends much of the same arrangements decided upon in the previous agreement. Wages will increase each year on March 1 until 2013. After ratification, members received an increase of $0.20 per hour. In 2012, their wages will increase again by $0.15 and in 2013 by $0.20 per hour. The probationary rate is $0.50 less per hour. Group benefits also increase. The employer will increase their contribution to the Benefits Trust Fund and dental plan each year. The Benefit Trust Fund contribution increases $0.06 per hour in 2011 and $0.04 the following two years. In the last two years of the agreement, the dental plan contribution is increased by $0.10 and $0.11 per hour.
Union Representative: Linval Dixon