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2018-Jul-31 Hotline 2018 District 3 Conference

The USW will be holding its 2018 District 3 Conference on the theme "Our Unity. Our Strength".

2018-Jul-31 Hotline Women of Steel from USW Local 1944 to spread hope on August 18th

Following the "Spread the Hope" campaign that was organized in December 2017, our Women of Steel committee is organizing another day of action this summer.

2018-Jul-26 Hotline Tentative agreement between Unit 60 and Shaw

USW Local 1944 is pleased to inform our members that after six months of negotiations, and a marathon 32-consecutive hour bargaining session, a tentative agreement was reached between Unit 60 Vancouver and Surrey certifications and Shaw Cable on Wednesday, July 25, 2018.

2018-Jul-25 Shaw 2018 Unit 60 Shaw Bargaining Update #13: Tentative agreement reached with Shaw Cablesystems

The Unit 60 Shaw Bargaining Committee would like to announce that we have reached a tentative agreement with Shaw Cablesystems on Wednesday, July 25, 2018.

2018-Jul-19 Shaw 2018 98% strike vote by Steelworkers at Shaw Cable

BURNABY, Thursday, July 19, 2018 - Members of the United Steelworkers (USW) Local 1944 at Shaw Cable in Vancouver, Richmond, Surrey, and Langley have strongly voted in favour of strike action.

2018-Jul-18 Hotline An Introduction to the Administrators

As USW Local 1944 is now under administration, here is brief introduction to the administration team:

2018-Jul-11 Hotline Reminder: USW Local 1944 Annual Scholarships Application Deadline – August 1

USW Local 1944 members have 21 days left to send their applications for USW Local 1944's Annual Scholarships.

2018-Jul-9 Hotline Our members from Telus Service 2.0 are invited to take a survey online

To prepare a JEMS (Job Evaluation) request to review the Client Care Rep IV Service 2.0 position, USW Local 1944 has developed a survey that can be completed online.

2018-Jun-29 Hotline Happy Canada Day

Canada Day is a time of celebration from coast to coast. Today we celebrate the 151st anniversary of Canada as we know it, since the signing of Confederation on July 1, 1867.

2018-Jun-27 Hotline Update regarding the temporary administration

Further to the June 14, 2018 Hotline advising that Local 1944 is being placed under temporary emergency administration, this notice is to inform our membership that the Local has been under administration since Monday, June 25, 2018.