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Unifor Local 707 Movember Campaign

October 25, 2018 • Featured, News/Events

This November, members of Unifor Local 707 are banding together to raise funds and awareness in the annual Movember campaign. Movember is the leading charity changing the face of men’s health. It addresses some of the biggest health issues faced by men: prostate cancer, testicular cancer, and mental health and suicide prevention. This program finds… Read More ›

Paint/MPL/BAMR/IQ/Pre-Delivery Update »

Paint/MPL/BAMR/IQ/Pre-Delivery -Committee Person Report, November 2018

Unifor Local 707

Being my first report, I would like to thank my stewards and alternates Paul Babineau, Jason Delbuono, Steve Gebel, Jason Hunter, Scott Simpson, Ken Wuilleme, Rob Panunto, Tobin Izatt, Kyle Murchison and Joe Schwieg for their hard work and dedication to this membership. Paint The rebalance letter is finally done with a couple of disputes… Read More ›

News/Events »

USMCA Updates


Unifor’s view “The USMCA has many, many flaws that must be addressed but the negative aspects cannot not be viewed in isolation. While there are areas of legitimate concern, the USMCA is an improvement over the original NAFTA with quantifiable gains for workers. We must take these advances and continue pressing for more progressive trade… Read More ›

President »

Presidents Update – November 9, 2018

Weekend production Schedule- November and December 2018 OAC will be running 10.0 hour weekend production shifts schedule for: A-Shift Saturday, November 17, 2018 Sunday, November 25, 2018 Saturday, December 15, 2018 Sunday, December 23, 2018 B-Shift Saturday, December 1, 2018 Saturday, December 8, 2018 These are day-shift work opportunities to help support consumer demand for… Read More ›

Body Shop Update »

Body Committee Person Report – November 2018

Delayed Rebalance Canvass: Although the 100-day letter closed out on September 30th, 2018, there has been a delay in the open job canvass for displaced members due to job reductions. This delay is caused by two un-resolved job disputes in Body 2, the Rail Cap and Header Load jobs. We are hoping to close out… Read More ›

Vice President »

Vice Presidents Report November 3, 2018

At this time, I feel it prudent to clarify articles in Appendix R of our Collective Agreement. The History of the Conditional Drug Formula September 22, 1996-the former CAW (now known as Unifor) Ratified an Agreement with Chrysler Canada that was later patterned with General Motors and then with Ford Motor Company on November 11,… Read More ›

Plant Updates »

Antedate Late E.I Reports


IMPORTANT EI NOTICE If you did NOT report your earnings after you applied for the August layoff, then you MUST contact Service Canada and report your earnings. Your claim for the August and for the October layoff will NOT process until you have reported. You can call the EI call centre at 1-800-206-7218 Or go… Read More ›