Paramedics of Winnipeg - Local 911 - Bargaining Brief
Updated: Jan 30, 2023
Approx. Number of Members: 375
Current Contract Expires: February 28, 2021
MGEU Staff Negotiator: Shayne Orr
Elected Bargaining Committee Members: Ryan Woiden, Jon Peters, Troy Reidy
LATEST BARGAINING NEWS
The Paramedics - Local 911 Bargaining Committee and the employer continued to negotiate non-monetary items, like contract language and working conditions, throughout October, November and December 2022.
Further bargaining meetings are scheduled into January and February 2023.
Overview of Bargaining So Far
Members of Paramedics - Local 911 had an opportunity to put forward their ideas and proposals for improving their collective agreement at a meeting held on October 30, 2020. The Bargaining Committee then worked to pull together these proposals into a bargaining package to present to the employer.
The Bargaining Committee exchanged
bargaining proposal packages with the employer in spring 2021. Several negotiating
sessions took place throughout May and June 2021.
The Bargaining Committee resumed negotiations
with the employer in fall 2021 and six more bargaining meetings took
place in November.
The Bargaining Committee continued to meet regularly with the employer in
January 2022. Discussions revolved around non-monetary issues such as
working conditions and contract language. Negotiations continued throughout
February, March, April and May 2022.
The Paramedics - Local 911 Bargaining Committee
met with the employer many times in 2022, working through the
non-monetary proposals such as working conditions and contract language.
The two sides had many good discussions, the last being on June 2,
The Paramedics - Local 911 Bargaining Committee agreed to put negotiations on hold over the summer of 2022 as the City sought to replace their negotiating rep.