Members at Bee Clean Algoma add new benefits and wage improvements with new collective agreement

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January 3, 2024

Members working at Bee-Clean Building Maintenance, Algoma District ratified a three-year agreement on November 28, 2023.

Workers will receive wage increases of $1.70 over the three-year term. Additionally, if minimum wage increases more than the negotiated wage increase over the term, the minimum wage increase will be matched.  

Benefit improvements include that the RRSP matching contribution will increase by 1%. A life insurance, prescription drug, and optical plan will be added.

Language improvements include:

  • An additional paid sick day.
  • A boot allowance of $150 annually.
  • New language will be added to indicate that employees who clean government buildings will be paid for the day if the building is closed on a regular work day (ie: Federal Holidays).

Union negotiating committee: Roxanne Leizert and Dale Vitale. Union representative: Jim Hames.

Bee Clean Algoma ratified

Catch up on all the negotiation highlights from across the province here.

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