ANC bargaining update – locals 040, 041, 043, 044, 045 and 046
Your bargaining committee is pleased to report the tentative agreements reached between AUPE and Alberta Health Services, Covenant Health, Lamont Health Care Centre and Gray House Guild have been ratified following a mail-in ratification vote at union headquarters Aug. 16.
Highlights of the three-year agreements, retroactive to April 1, 2012, include a wage increase of nine per cent (three per cent each year over the life of the agreement); improvements to the health flex account; improvements to health and wellness benefits; improvements to vacation time; and the reinstatement of the northern living allowance, with improvements (AHS only).
The employers are expected to ratify the agreements in mid-September.
Please do not hesitate to contact a member of your bargaining committee with any questions, comments or concerns you may have.
On behalf of the entire bargaining committee, thank you for your involvement in this round of negotiations.
Your bargaining committee is:
Sandy Miller, AUPE Local 043: firstname.lastname@example.org
Raminder Gill, AUPE Local 040: email@example.com
Brenda Bailer, AUPE Local 044: firstname.lastname@example.org
Myrna Wright, AUPE Local 041: email@example.com
Stan Bateman, AUPE Local 045: firstname.lastname@example.org
Reg Gardener, AUPE Local 046: email@example.com
Terry Agoto, AUPE Negotiator: firstname.lastname@example.org
Jim Petrie, AUPE Negotiator: email@example.com