Canadian Labour Reporter

September 3, 2018

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PM #40065782 Labour Reporter Canadian September 3, 2018 CEMENT PRODUCTION Lafarge Western Canada Edmonton (140 production workers, tradespersons) and the United Brotherhood of Carpenters and Joiners of America (UBC), Local 2010 Renewal agreement: Effective June 1, 2017, to May 31, 2020. Signed on Oct. 24, 2017. Wage adjustments: Effective June 1, 2017: 0.75% Effective June 1, 2018: 0.75% Effective June 1, 2019: 2% Shift premium: $1.50 per hour Saskatchewan health-care worker grieves suspension, demotion AFTER SHE committed multiple infractions during different night shifts, a Swift Current, Sask., con- tinuing care assistant (CCA) was given a one-week suspension without pay. Shelby Campbell began work- ing at the Swift Current Care Cen- tre in February 2015. As part of the contract signed with the em- ployer, new CCA hires had to en- rol in a course to receive the CCA designation, if they didn't have it before being hired. The employees paid for the course (totalling $6,035) through New Brunswick college teacher fired after refusing to meet over summer Instructor troubled by 'social interactions' WHEN A Saint John, N.B., college teacher ig- nored orders from his superiors to meet with them while he was out camping, he was termi- nated for a "continuous pattern of disrespect and unwillingness to work cooperatively." The teacher in the engineering technology de- partment at the New Brunswick Community Col- lege (NBCC), identified as "D.M.," had worked for the institution since 2004. On May 30, 2013, he presented his employer with a doctor's note saying he would be off work until June 17, due to stress and high blood pres- sure, partially caused by three separate conflicts with colleagues. D.M. met with Bruce Martin, department head, ARBITRATION AWARDS COLLECTIVE AGREEMENTS see Arbitration > pg 8 see Collective agreements > pg. 3 pg. 2 Agreement finally signed After four-month lockout, earlier deal rejected by employees, Hamilton, Ont., youth centre workers ratify deal Compass Group Canada/Marquise Hospitality — British Columbia pg. 3 Teck Coal (Cardinal River Operations) — Alberta pg. 3 Host International of Canada — Ontario pg. 4 City of Kingston — Ontario pg. 5 Newfoundland Liquor Corporation — Newfoundland and Labrador pg. 6 KBR Wabi — Alberta pg. 7 COLLECTIVE AGREEMENTS see Demotion > pg. 8 Photo: Google Street View 2 0 1 8 READERS' LABOUR RELATIONS TRAINING CHOICE Mastering Fac t-Finding & Investigation, Nov. 6-9, 2018: Vic toria Building Internal Capacity To Effectively Deal with Workplace Complaints Strategies for Workplace Conflic ts, Oc t. 30-Nov. 1, 2018: Toronto Practical & Effective Conflict Resolution Skills for Managing Ever yday Workplace Disputes

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