MDS Nordion Members Celebrate New Collective Agreement
Highlights include wage increases of 2%, 2% and 2.25% (over 3 years) plus a $500 signing bonus.
The new Collective Agreement also includes improvements in the following areas:
-Vacation leave (Article 17.03)
-Expanded definition of the Family under Bereavement Leave (Article 17.05)
-Compensation on Termination (Article 18.02)
-Meal Allowance (Article 22.07)
-Time between shifts (Article 22.12)
-Seniority (Article 24)
“We had an impressive turnout from our members on ratification day,” Alaina Bilmer, President, Local 70367, MDS Nordion.
REVP for the NCR, Greg McGillis furthers: “This was a difficult round for the team. I thank them for their commitment to the highest principles of the union and look forward to supporting this local in future rounds.”