For Immediate Release
Montréal, QC – Members of IAMAW Local Lodge 2309 employed by Swissport have ratified their first collective agreement.
The three-year agreement provides a lump-sum wage increase of 2.4 per cent in the first year retroactive to July 2007 and a 20 per cent wage increase in the second and third years. Other agreement highlights include :
The forty members provide ground handling services for United, Air Inuit and Mexicana Airlines at Montréal’s Piérre Eliot Trudeau International Airport.
IAMAW, among the largest industrial trade unions in North America, represents more than 700,000 active and retired members, and administers more than 5,000 contracts in transportation, woodworking, aerospace, manufacturing and defense related industries.
For further information:
Michel Pelot – IAMAW District 140 General Chairperson
Bill Trbovich – IAMAW Director of Communications
416-386-1789 ext 6331/416-735-9765