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It has never been easier to join Unifor

WestJet workers looking to join Unifor can now fill in an online Unifor membership card and pay the federally required fee with PayPal by going to unifor.org/westjetpaypal. Over the past...
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November 17, 2019

Frontline Airport Workers need a real union

Real unions are a creation of the workers in a workplace coming together, setting their own priorities and electing their own leaders to be their representatives. The AEA and the...
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October 31, 2019

How can I help the Unifor for WestJet Team?

With momentum building at airports across Canada for WestJet airline frontline workers to join Unifor, some of you are wondering how you can help with the effort. We’re glad you...
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October 25, 2019

Know your rights

Every worker, including WestJet workers, has the right to join a union of their choosing, free of undue influence, threats or coercion from the employer – and that includes WestJet...
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October 10, 2019

You deserve better than rumours and surprise announcements

Over the last year, especially since the announcement of the Onex takeover last spring, WestJet workers have had to rely on rumours, speculation and surprise announcements on everything from uniforms...
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October 04, 2019

Scheduling is a matter of respect

Here we go again. WestJet continues to make arbitrary and unreasonable changes to your scheduling system, and once again the AEA (Airport Employees Association) is nowhere to be seen. WestJet...
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September 19, 2019

Union democracy in action

A few weeks ago, thousands of Unifor members from across Canada travelled to Quebec City for Unifor’s Constitutional Convention – the highest decision-making body in our union. It was democracy...
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September 11, 2019

Celebrating workers’ rights

Across Canada this past weekend, workers marched in parades, attended community picnics and celebrated the contributions of the labour movement to their communities. Labour Day has its historic roots in...
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September 05, 2019

WestJet wants exemptions from minimum labour standards

With just days before new labour code standards are set to go into effect over the Labour Day weekend, WestJet is asking for exemptions from parts of the new code....
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August 29, 2019

You deserve to be paid for every hour you work

We all understand that sometimes you need to stay late at work. Flights get delayed, and staff are needed at both ends to help passengers find their way and get...
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August 22, 2019

Joining Unifor is confidential

We know many of you have signed a Unifor membership card and many more are interested, but sometimes workers have concerns about confidentiality and who might know that you have...
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August 15, 2019

Unifor Would Bring Stability, WestJet wants flexibility, on your back

You can volunteer to reduce your hours, but we may not actually reduce them.And don’t worry we’ve “uncoupled benefits”, so they won’t be affected, except we might (and its likely)...
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August 09, 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