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2018 Fall P.E.L. Participants

  The 2018 Fall application and selection process is now been completed. Most applicants have been delivered a letter explaining the committees decision and what course if a successful candidate. If you have not received notification please call...

AWC Strike Mandate Vote

AWC Strike Mandate Vote Yes         21 No 100% support by membership for the Bargaining Committee  

Shift Calendar Fixed

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 ca...

Team Leader Selection

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 Test...

Local 88 Volleyball Tournament August 25

Get a team together for a volleyball tournament put on by the Local 88 Young Workers Committee. Money raised goes to the Cruz’s Wish to Walk fund! Come on out and enjoy some sun and fun on the beach! Teams need to pre-register, more info on the...

Unit 1 CAMI Apprenticeship Intake!

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 senio...

7th Annual Soap Box Derby

Join us Labour Day for the Local 88 7th annual Soap Box Derby. If you’d like to enter a car you need to pre-register by August 17, 2018. Find more info on the poster below.

AWC Proposal/Strike Mandate Meeting August 4, 2018

On August4, 2018 Auto Warehousing Company (AWC) Unit #2 of Unifor Local 88 will be having a Proposal/Strike Mandate Meeting at the Local Hall from noon to 2:00pm to discuss the upcoming negotiations. Attached are the proposal sheets for AWC Unifor me...

July Inplant Update

July Update 2018

CAMI OPEN HOUSE.

CAMI Assembly Open House Event – Wednesday August 8th CAMI Assembly and Unifor Local 88 are excited to open their doors and welcome the local community to tour the award-winning manufacturing plant on Wednesday, August 8. You will be able to see the ...

2018 Bursary Winners

Congratulations to the winners of the four Local 88 bursaries for 2018!  Each bursary is worth $750.00 Katelyn Schooley, daughter of Local 88 member Ron Schooley – Winner of the Wendy Clifford award for highest marks this year Owen Donnelly, so...

Summer Shutdown

On behalf of Unifor Local 88 Executive and Inplant representatives, we would like to wish you and your family a safe and well deserved summer vacation. The Local 88 hall will be open the first week of shutdown July 3-6 and close the second week July ...

Important Recall Information

Mike VanBoekel has requested the following message be posted on our website, it’s very important. The company has informed us they will be recalling 25 laid off members to start the first day after shutdown Monday, July 16, 2018. Some of our mo...

Reminder: July 2, 2018 last day to order Anti-Bullying T-Shirts

A message from the Local 88 Human Rights Committee: Reminder:  Monday July 2, 2018 is the last day to order Anti-Bullying T-Shirts. Anti-Bullying T-Shirts If you would like an Anti-Bullying T-Shirt please fill out the form in the link below or in the...

Reminder Shutdown Bash This Friday

Reminder June 29, 2018 which is this Friday. Unifor Local 88 Shut Down Bash. Come celebrate with your team at the Unifor hall! Live band at 8pm! Free and everyone welcome. Click on the poster below to enlarge for more info.

Update: P.E.L. & Health & Safety 2018 Fall Applications

Update: apparently there was some miscommunication along the way…filling out the questions part of the application is required to be considered for the PEL courses. If you didn’t receive that part of the application you can find it in the...

Soap Box Derby

Unifor Local 88 is hosting the Labour Day BBQ and 7th Soap Box Derby on September 3, 2018. Registration forms and rules are available at the Unifor Local 88 Office. Pre-Registration is required $25 fee, open to the first 40 entrants. For more informa...

Skilled Trades Triennial Election Results

Triennial Election 2018 Skilled Trades   SKILLED TRADES APPRENTICE REPRESENTATIVE  Chris Ciolfi               13    ***ELECTED*** Terry Layland           10 Ballots Cast:         22 Needed to Win:   13 Spoiled:                 0 SKILLED TRADES C...

Bus trip to Goderich

Retirees. When you respond to the notice I posted yesterday, please make the following correction. As President of our local union, Joe Graves has a new email address….  joegraves@unifor88.ca Please use this email address when you confirm that ...

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