Society for Manitobans with Disabilities - Local 262 - Bargaining Brief
Updated: Aug 24, 2020
Approx. Number of Members: 100
Current Contract Expires: March 1, 2019
MGEU Staff Negotiator: Paula Raposo
Elected Bargaining Committee Members: Eloise Freitas, Tracy Lyons
LATEST BARGAINING NEWS
Negotiations resumed on January 8 and 22, 2020 and continued remotely on March 19 and April 15, 2020.
The Bargaining Committee and the employer have finished discussions around non-monetary issues such as working conditions and contract language They have now moved onto monetary issues, such as wages and benefits. The Committee expects to have something to bring back to the membership soon.
Overview of Bargaining So Far
Members of the Society for Manitobans with Disabilities - Local 262 had an opportunity to put forward their ideas and proposals for a new collective agreement at a proposal meeting on June 4, 2019.
The Bargaining Committee then worked to pull together these proposals into a package to present to the employer.
The Bargaining Committee began negotiations with the employer on September 20, 2019, and bargaining continued on October 4, 10 and 18, 2019.