Unifor Local 1359 and EACOM Timbers Corporation I-Joist Manufacturer Sault Ste. Marie reached a tentative agreement early yesterday morning. This will be EACOM’s first collective agreement with Unifor pending the ratification meeting to be held Monday.
“The Bargaining Committee was committed to bring to their members a collective agreement they could support knowing it met the needs of the members in their workplace.” said Claire Grisdale President of Unifor Local 1359.
Thank you to the bargaining committee who work diligently to reach the memorandum of agreement, and they will be seeding the support of their members to avert a strike.
Votes will be held Monday May 13th and the results will be announced later that evening.