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IBT UPS News: STATUS ON UPS BACK PAY

IBT UPS News: STATUS ON UPS BACK PAY

June 5, 2019 The company expects the back pay to be issued the first pay period of July. This contract was the richest in Teamster history and the back pay just for the nine months between August 1, 2018 and April 29, 2019 is approximately $660 million. The company is currently calculating back pay for […]

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Pepsi Workers at Teamsters Local 174 Ratify Strong New Contract

Pepsi Workers at Teamsters Local 174 Ratify Strong New Contract

June 4, 2019 Group of Pepsi Warehouse Workers Win Four-Year Agreement On a sunny Saturday afternoon meeting, a group of 26 workers who warehouse Pepsi products voted to ratify a strong new four-year agreement after months of negotiation. This new agreement makes important improvements that will directly benefit the Pepsi workers, beginning immediately. Language improvements […]

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Teamsters Local 174 Members at Veritiv Ratify Strong New Three-Year Contract

Teamsters Local 174 Members at Veritiv Ratify Strong New Three-Year Contract

June 3, 2019 Strike averted as contract ratified for group of 9 drivers After a long and contentious fight that very nearly led to a strike on several occasions, a group of drivers who deliver Veritiv paper products voted on Sunday to ratify a strong new three-year agreement. The new agreement includes big wage increases […]

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Port of Seattle Local 174 Teamsters Ratify Strong Contract

Port of Seattle Local 174 Teamsters Ratify Strong Contract

May 22, 2019 A group of Teamsters Local 174 members doing port construction and marine maintenance for the Port of Seattle have ratified a strong new 3-year contract. Among other improvements, the new agreement reinstates paid vacations, holidays, and sick leave, which the group had exchanged for higher wages and pension in negotiations many years […]

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Sunday June 9, 2019: Next Leadership Development Program Training for Stewards and Activists

Sunday June 9, 2019: Next Leadership Development Program Training for Stewards and Activists

May 15, 2019 The next Local 174 Leadership Development Program Training has been scheduled for Sunday June 9, 2019. There will be breakfast at 8AM, and then the program will run from 9AM until 12PM. The theme of the training will be investigating, preparing, filing, and presenting  grievances successfully. This is an important training for […]

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IBT YRC News: Teamsters YRC Freight, Holland, and New Penn Contract Will Now Take Effect

IBT YRC News: Teamsters YRC Freight, Holland, and New Penn Contract Will Now Take Effect

May 14, 2019 Workers in Western Pennsylvania Have Approved The Last Supplement (WASHINGTON) – The last supplement to the YRC Freight, Holland and New Penn National Master Freight Agreement has now been ratified by the affected membership, which means the new national collective bargaining agreement and all supplemental agreements are now fully ratified and will […]

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Many Local 174 Employers Hiring CDL and non-CDL Positions! See full list …

May 14, 2019 The following Local 174 employers are all looking to hire new employees: Veritiv (CDL and non-CDL positions) Baker Commodities (CDL, may include hiring bonus) Matson (Class A CDL req’d) First Student School Bus Driver (CDL; they will train you. May include hiring bonus) Southern Wine and Spirits (CDL) Mondelez (CDL) FSA (Food Services of America) (CDL and non-CDL positions. […]

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Sea-Tac Airport Fuelers Ratify First Contract With Teamsters Local 174

Sea-Tac Airport Fuelers Ratify First Contract With Teamsters Local 174

May 12, 2019 Lengthy, contentious negotiation results in record-setting first contract Life is about to change for a group of over 150 fuelers, dispatchers, and mechanics working at Sea-Tac airport, as they voted yesterday to ratify their first-ever Teamster contract. The smell of jet fuel was strong in the meeting room, as workers voted enthusiastically […]

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National Master UPS Agreement PDF Now Available

National Master UPS Agreement PDF Now Available

You can find the full National Master UPS Agreement PDF online by clicking here, or clicking on the image below.

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Fully-Recommended Agreement Reached for Swissport Fuelers

Fully-Recommended Agreement Reached for Swissport Fuelers

May 3, 2019 SeaTac Airport Fuelers Will Vote on New Contract May 11 After nearly a year of negotiations, and after an overwhelming strike authorization threatened to shut down SeaTac airport through the busy holiday travel season, the Bargaining Committee representing a group of 150 SeaTac Airport fuelers has reached a fully-recommended offer with their […]

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IBT YRC News: CONTRACT RATIFIED!

IBT YRC News: CONTRACT RATIFIED!

May 3, 2019 Congratulations YRCW Teamsters! The National Master Freight Agreement and all Western States Supplements have been RATIFIED. There was one Supplement rejected, the Teamsters Joint Council No. 40 Freight Council Supplemental Agreement. The full Agreement will not take effect until this Supplement is ratified by the members. We will give you more information on this […]

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International Brotherhood of Teamsters Leadership Announces No Retroactive Dues Payments for UPS Teamsters

April 29, 2019 As UPS Teamsters await checks for the retroactive pay increases they are owed, there had been some question about Teamster dues rates, which are based on members’ hourly pay rates. The leadership of the International Brotherhood of Teamsters in Washington, DC has officially announced today that they will not be assessing retroactive […]

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