YIG members in Pickering ratify new collective agreement

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July 17, 2023

Derek’s YIG in Pickering ratified a five-year agreement on June 16, 2023. Members will receive wage increase of: Effective four weeks following ratification $0.70, October 1st, 2023 – $0.50, October 1st, 2024 – $0.40, October 1st, 2025 – $0.35, October 1st, 2026 – $0.35, for full and part-time end rate employees retroactive from date of ratification.

Members will also receive signing bonuses of full-time $1000, part-time $500 and part-time employees and part-time students not at end rate $100.

The National Day for Truth and Reconciliation will be added to the list of holidays for full-time members.

Union negotiating committee: Andrew Anand and Maggie Scallen. Union representatives: Amy Tran and Jon O’Connor.

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