HEU applies for mediation in contract renewal negotiations with Golden Life
Despite four days of comprehensive discussions between HEU and Golden Life Management – June 16 through June 19 – the two parties were unable to reach an agreement on wages and benefits.
The union had tabled its compensation proposal during the last round of scheduled talks in early April.
Failure to reach an agreement in this latest round of talks has prompted the union to apply for mediation under Section 74 of the B.C. Labour Code. HEU is now awaiting the appointment of a mediator and mediation dates.
In recent weeks, 30 workers from
New members from these two sites are now covered by the
2005-2008 Golden Life/Rocky Mountain Village Collective agreement which also
covers workers at
Deb Milliard-Nieman (
If you require more information, please contact your site representative on the bargaining committee or HEU bargaining representative Heather Compton at 1-800-663-5813 ext. 7034.