It is with great sadness we announce the passing of Brother David Stadnyk on July 13, 2013. Dave worked on the Cut To Length Line before retiring only a few years ago. Our condolences go out to his family. A memorial service will be held on July 27 at 2 PM at the Regina Funeral Home Highway #1 East.
COLA went up 30 cents/hr for applicable hour worked
Johnny Barron passed away suddenly on Sunday April 22.
Johnny as he was known to just about everyone who knew him put over 30 years in at IPSCO as a machinist in the Steel Division. He was always willing to lighten up the day with a joke.
We are saddened by his passing.
As more information becomes available regarding funeral arrangements it will be posted here.
Congratulations Cam. The Steel Workers look forward to supporting you and the NDP in the next provincial election.
Terry Stevens a former staff rep and a leader in the United Steelworkers has passed away. As more information becomes available it will be updated here.
The job evaluation committee met with Company representatives today and were able to agree on the following jobs
- Inspector 1 in Spiral Mill Line of Progression – JC 10 (was JC 9)
- Inspector 2 in Spiral Mill Line of Progression – JC 11 (was JC 10)
- Inspector 3 in Spiral Mill Line of Progression – JC 13 (No change)
- Inspector 4 in Spiral Mill Line of Progression – JC 15 (No change)
- Inspector 5 in Spiral Mill Line of Progression – JC 16 (was JC 5)
The next meeting is scheduled for March 15
The Grievance Committee has resolved a dispute at step 2 where a contractor was untilized to do bargaining unit work (weld repair) when a 5890 member had entered his name for overime in the overtime book. The agrieved brother was paid the appropriate rate and hours as a resolution.
“We must close Union Offices, confiscate their money, and put their leaders in prison. We must reduce workers salaries and take away their right to strike”
Adolph Hitler May 2 1933
Ask yourself this…..Are we as workers in Saskatchewan and Canada going to wait until we hear these words from our government before we act to preserve our standard of living and those of our children and grand children? Because it is already happening in the United States.
Heres a couple of CBC investigative reports that were broadcast across Canada. The Steelworkers and USW District 3 Director Steve Hunt helped with information and resources.
Corey Liebrecht will be out of the office December 25th, 2012 and Jan 1st, 2013. Union office support staff Denise Manz will be out of the office from noon December 21st, 2012 to January 2nd, 2013 inclusive. District 3 Staff Rep. Sonny Rioux will be out of the office from Dec 8th 2012 to Jan 14th, 2013 inclusive. All Executive & Committee members can be reached at the following listed numbers and emails. here.
The continued fight of stopping Companies from eroding our privacy rights.
Please follow this link. Edmonton Journal
Unions given green light to proceed with fight over Chinese coal miners