Stampede North in Cambridge ratifies new agreement
On September 11, 2021 the members in Cambridge from Stampede North (formerly Delft Blue) ratified a new three-year agreement.
Wages will increase $0.75 to $4.02 per hour over the term of the agreement and eleven of our members will receive a $3.00 wage increase on date of ratification. There will be retroactive pay of $200 for all employees.
Licenced Maintenance will receive a $2 per hour increase in each year to top rate of $41.00 per hour. Unlicensed Maintenance will receive an increase of $20.20 to $25.00 at date of ratification and a $1.00 per hour increase each year to top rate of $28.00 per hour. Maintenance Appreciate will receive an increase of $20.20 to $29.00 at date of ratification and a $1.00 per hour increase each year to op rate of $32.00 per hour.
New language was also negotiated for Sunday double time. Drivers and shunt drivers will receive premium pay of $20 per week. The Lead Hand rate will increase from $1.25 to $1.50 per hour
Benefit improvements include an increase to the dental plan of $0.48 to $0.49 per hour and vision care allowance will increase from $170.00 to $300.00.
Other improvements include the paid break will increase from 15 minutes to 20, tool allowance from $180.00 to $300.00, boot allowance $140.00 to $150.00, meal allowance will now be increased to $10.00 up from $9.00, bereavement pay 4 days to increase to 5 days paid.
Union Negotiating Committee: Shawn Kelly, Danny Underwood. Union Rep: Sam Caetano
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