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Reminder OHS&E Council Meeting & Nominations for Chairperson

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Reminder OHS&E Council Meeting & Nominations for Chairperson

Reminder of the upcoming OHS&E Council Meeting on:

THURSDAY, NOVEMBER 21, 2013

Nomination for the position of Chairperson on the OHS&E Council Executive Board will close and if required, an election will take place at this meeting.

Nomination forms are available at the hall.

Issued by Unifor Local 2301

SPECIAL MEETING FOR MEMBERS IN LINES 3-5

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SPECIAL MEETING FOR MEMBERS IN LINES 3-5

There will be a special meeting for all of our Union members working in Lines 3-5, which will be held on:

TUESDAY, OCTOBER 29TH

@ 6:00 p.m.

at the Union Hall

Issued by Unifor Local 2301

October 25, 2013

Urgent Union Bulletin

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Urgent Union Bulletin

Pursuant to sections 57(1), 133, and 143 of the Labour Relations Code, the Labour Relations Board makes the following declarations and orders:

1) The Labour Relations Board declares that the employees of Rio Tinto Alcan Ltd. have contravened Section 57(1) of the Labour Relations Code; and,

Union Bulletin

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Union Bulletin

The company has put the Union on notice that they believe there is an overtime ban going on in Lines 3-5. The letter is as follows:

Dear Mr. Belmont:

SHOP STEWARD COUNCIL MEETING OCTOBER 17, 2013

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SHOP STEWARD COUNCIL MEETING

Thursday, October 17th

@ 7:00 p.m.

at the Union Hall

All Shop Stewards are urged to attend.

Issued by Unifor Local 2301

October 9, 2013

OHS&E Council Executive Board Opening

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OHS&E Council Executive Board Opening

Nominations have been opened for the position of Chairperson on the OHS&E Council Executive Board.

Nominations will close and if required, an election will take place at the OHS&E Council Meeting on:

THURSDAY, NOVEMBER 21, 2013

Nomination forms are available at the hall.

Issued by Unifor Local 2301

October 9, 2013

ONE HOUR ADDITIONAL DUES ASSESSMENT PASSED AT SEPTEMBER 2013 MEMBERSHIP MEETINGS

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ONE HOUR ADDITIONAL DUES ASSESSMENT PASSED AT SEPTEMBER 2013 MEMBERSHIP MEETINGS

At the September 26th and 27th Membership meetings the motion calling for an additional one (1) hour dues assessment for a one year period was overwhelmingly passed by our Union Brothers and Sisters in attendance. The motion was as follows:

SKILLED TRADES COUNCIL MEETING AND COMMITTEE POSITIONS

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SKILLED TRADES COUNCIL MEETING AND COMMITTEE POSITIONS

There will be a Skilled Trades Council Meeting on:

TUESDAY, OCTOBER 15TH

@ 7:00 p.m.

at the Union Hall

We are seeking members for the Trades Sub-Committees. One position on each of the following committees:

Apprenticeship Committee

Contracting Out Committee

Training Trust Fund Committee

Biological Monitoring

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Biological Monitoring

Reminder of Membership Meetings

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Reminder of Membership Meetings

There will be two Membership Meetings held this month (an evening and a morning meeting) to allow members the opportunity to discuss and vote on the Motion that was posted on August 30, 2013.

The Membership Meetings will be held at the Union Hall on the following dates:

Evening Meeting

Thursday, September 26th, 2013

at 7:00 p.m.

AND

Local Executive Board Opening For Sergeant-at-Arms

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Local Executive Board Opening For Sergeant-at-Arms

Nominations have been opened for the position of Sergeant-at-Arms on the Unifor 2301 Executive Board.

Nominations for this position will remain open until:

4:00 pm on October 4, 2013

Nomination forms are available at the hall.

The Election will take place on

Tuesday, October 8, 2013

between 6:00 am and 8:00 pm

Committee Members Needed

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Committee Members Needed

We are seeking members interested in being on the Union Social Events Committee.

This committee is actively involved in all of our Union Social events, for example, the Annual Christmas Dances.

If you are interested in being on this Committee please forward your name to the Union Hall by October 11, 2013.

Issued by Unifor Local 2301

September 17, 2013

Reminder of Membership Meetings

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Reminder of Membership Meetings



There will be two Membership Meetings held this month (an evening and a morning meeting) to allow members the opportunity to discuss and vote on the Motion that was posted on August 30, 2013.

The Membership Meetings will be held at the Union Hall on the following dates:

Evening Meeting

Thursday, September 26th, 2013

at 7:00 p.m.

AND

Notice of Motion to Post

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Notice of Motion to Post



As everyone knows, we are in tough times. The company’s reactions in Safety, which now equal our members being disciplined, the company not following the Joint Health & Safety Program that was jointly agreed to and now staff doing hourly paid work in Lines 3-5 without exhausting all other avenues must be defended vigorously!

LABOUR DAY PICNIC

EVERYONE IS INVITED TO OUR ANNUAL LABOUR DAY PICNIC - MONDAY SEPTEMBER 2, 2013 FROM 11:00 AM - 4:00 PM AT THE KITIMAT ROD & GUN CLUB!