Les Tournesols de Saint-Vital - Local 441 - Bargaining Brief
Updated: May 12, 2022
Approx. Number of Members: 29
Current Contract Expires: March 31, 2021
MGEU Staff Negotiator: Marc Payette
Elected Bargaining Committee Members: Irenge Kasigondo Annette Mondo Diane Bitwenge
LATEST BARGAINING NEWS
Les Tournesols de Saint-Vital - Local 441 Bargaining Committee believed negotiations with the employer had reached an impasse in early 2022. They requested that the Manitoba Labour Board appoint a conciliator to assist the parties in renewing the collective agreement.
A conciliator has now been appointed and met with the two sides individually on several occasions. The Les Tournesols de Saint-Vital - Local 441 Bargaining Committee met with the conciliator on March 7, April 4,
April 18 and May 11, 2022, and further dates are expected into May and June.
Overview of Bargaining So Far
Members of Les Tournesols de Saint-Vital - Local 441 had an opportunity to put forward their ideas and proposals for improving their collective agreement at a meeting on September 27, 2021. The Bargaining Committee then worked to pull together these proposals into a package to present to the employer.
Les Tournesols de Saint-Vital - Local 441 Bargaining Committee exchanged proposals with the employer on October 18, 2021 and negotiations continued on October 25 and November 1, 15, and 29, 2021, and continued on January 10 and 24 , 2022.