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If you are applying for EI, here’s some help

This is an update to the email we sent yesterday, with links to new resources below that are now available on the unifor.org/covid19 website. The news from Ed Sims yesterday...
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March 27, 2020

COVID-19 and you

This is a difficult time for the airlines industry. COVID-19 is causing an unprecedented level of flight suspensions, which is leading to warnings of mass layoffs and other measures. All...
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March 19, 2020

The power of collective bargaining

Collective bargaining is all about fairness. Fair treatment for you, your co-workers, your family and your community. And because our jobs depend on healthy companies, we strive to negotiate deals...
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March 12, 2020

You built WestJet, be part of its future

WestJet is the company that grew and prospered with its employees, until they no longer mattered. In 1996 WestJet was created as a new Ultra Low Cost Carrier (ULCC) airline...
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February 20, 2020

Welcome to WestJet!

Unifor would like to take this opportunity to welcome to WestJet two recent hires at the executive level. This was to be expected. New owners often bring in new management...
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February 12, 2020

Swoop, there they grow again.

WestJet’s Ultra Low-Cost Carrier (ULCC) continues its expansion as it acquires its tenth aircraft and moves east by adding St. John's, N.L., Moncton, N.B., and Charlottetown, P.E.I, to its spring...
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February 06, 2020

The true leaders at WestJet

It is a bold and courageous step to help bring the union into your workplace, and your commitment to fairness, dignity and respect will help to bring a successful outcome...
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January 30, 2020

Why Unifor?

With the first full work week of 2020 fully under way and the holiday rush behind us, we would like to wish you and yours a Happy New Year. As...
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January 10, 2020

Happy Holidays from Unifor

With the busy holiday travel season upon us, Unifor would like to wish you and yours a Happy Holiday and all the best for the New Year. With the takeover...
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December 18, 2019

Groundbreaking contract at Aeroplan

Unifor members at Aeroplan call centres ratified a new collective agreement last week that ended two-tier wages, included generous signing bonuses, secured work for members as the loyalty program goes...
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December 11, 2019

WestJet’s inconvenient truth

There must be a playbook somewhere that companies use to respond to unionization in their workplaces, because they all seem to follow the same patterns. And, it would seem, WestJet...
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November 28, 2019

Joining Unifor, an explainer

Every year across Canada, thousands of workers elect to join Unifor because they want a voice in their workplace. Many see other unionized workers making advances or see that their...
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November 21, 2019
Unifor is the union for frontline airport workers in Canada, and WestJet workers can join @UniforTheUnion online. #canlab #Unifor #JoinUnifor #transportation #WeAreAviation #Aviation #UniforinTeal
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Unifor is the union for frontline airport workers in Canada, and WestJet workers can join @UniforTheUnion online. #canlab #Unifor #JoinUnifor #transportation #WeAreAviation #Aviation #UniforinTeal