October 20, 2018 Local 88 will be holding it’s 4th annual Persons Day Gala with proceeds going to help support Ingamo Homes Second Stage Transitional Housing for Women and Children of Oxford county. Deadline to purchase tickets is October 15th For more info please click here. Cannot make it? Still wanna help? Members can purchase Raffle tickets to win a Google Home from the following members. $10 tickets – Click here for more.
CAMI Assembly PMN and Unifor Local 88 are hosting Take Our Kids to Work Day on Wednesday November 14, 2018 To participate in the event, all information is on the application forms available in the Human Resources office Note: school forms WILL NOT be accepted All applications must be completed and returned to the Human Resources office by Friday November 9 @ 8:00am. Please ensure the completed form includes both the parent’s and teacher’s signature. Incomplete or late applications cannot be processed. Contact Sheri Adams at 3295 with any questions DOWNLOAD the Application below (3 pages) Take Our Kids to Work Day_2018 Application Form + Consent Combined
One year ago today Unifor Local 88 negotiations with CAMI/GM Ingersoll reached the deadline without an agreement. Our job action began. Over the past few days the Communications committee has released 2 videos commemorating this point in our Locals history. Today, on the anniversary, we are releasing the 3rd. We asked our members to tell us what thoughts they had reflecting back to a year ago and we combined them into the video. You can find all 3 videos as well as other content from Unifor Local 88 on our YouTube channel. Solidarity Sisters, Brothers, & Comrades, Local 88 Communications team.
We have been having some difficulties with our Calendar download for a month or so now. I’m happy to report it’s fixed! If you go to the calendar page on the website and click the Add Our Calendar To Your Own link you can add our shift calendar to your smartphone so you will always know what shift we are on as well as holidays etc. Or click the picture below to take you there.
TEAM LEADER TESTING In 2017 bargaining, we agreed to implement standardized Team Leader Testing as per BIQ 4 standards. All GM plants in North America must meet BIQ 4 requirements to remain eligible for future product, standardized Team Leader Testing is part of this. The testing is not hard. There is a written test consisting of short answers that are mostly acronym descriptions and 4 fairly easy math questions, and you can use a calculator. At every team board there is a binder that explains all the acronyms and a copy of that same binder will be in the testing room for anyone to refer to. After the written test there is a short interview with your group leader and a short interview with your assistant manager – this all follows the GMS guidelines. Testing occurs on company time, ...
ATTENTION: All GM CAMI Assembly Production Team Members The purpose of this memo is to advise the membership that GM CAMI Assembly will be accepting apprenticeship applications for the following trades: Millwrights Operating Engineers Are you a seniority production team members? Think you’d make a good apprentice? These sessions will give you the opportunity to ask questions and get all the information you need to apply. The sessions will be held up near the ER office. The specific rooms will be determined depending on the level of interest shown. Please see the attached memo for further details. Good Luck Everyone!