New contract for Minute Maid workers
November 14, 2013
The 118 bargaining unit members at Minute Maid in Peterborough secured a four-year collective agreement at a meeting held October 27, 2013.
Workers receive financial improvements in the form of lump sum payments and rate increase. In both the first and second year, full-time workers receive lump sums of $500 and temporary employees get $800 lump sums. Rates increase by 1.5% in year three and 2.5 % in the fourth year of the contract term.
Union Negotiating Committee: Marc Duquette, Paul Handy, Tom Hughes, Mary Sherk, Greg Waudby and Union Rep Chris Fuller.