Teamsters who deliver O’Reilly Auto Parts to the company’s retail outlets across Minnesota, voted unanimously to walk off the job if the company does not abandon contract demands that will drive down living standards and create unnecessary safety risks.
(WASHINGTON) -- Today, the Teamsters Union hosted a call for Western Refining [NYSE: WNR] investors and industry analysts discussing the fragile state of contract negotiations between company management and 185 operators and maintenance staff at the company’s St. Paul Park, MN refinery represented by Teamsters Local 120. The refinery workers recently voted unanimously 148-0 to strike if a fair agreement cannot be reached at the bargaining table. The current collective bargaining agreement expires midnight on Dec. 31; a work stoppage could commence at that time.
(NEW YORK) – Financial aid advisors, student success advisors, lab supervisors, program administrators, making center technicians and IT support staff at the New School voted on Nov. 30 to join the International Brotherhood of Teamsters. There are 123 members in the bargaining unit.
(WILMINGTON, Ohio) – More than six years after contract negotiations began, Kalitta Air pilots ratified a new contract with the airline on Tuesday, Dec. 20. The contract is a major victory for pilots and their families, and will bring about significant improvements in job security, scheduling, benefits and pay.
(GRUNDY COUNTY, Ill.) – The correctional officers at the Grundy County Department of Corrections are being forced to individually transfer dangerous inmates in and out of the jail facility every day. Grundy County Sheriff Kevin Callahan is mandating the correctional officers to do these transfers alone, thus exposing the officers involved to very unsafe and unstable working conditions.
(SOUTH PORTLAND, Maine) – Pharmacists at Shaw’s grocery stores in 15 locations throughout Maine have signed a collective bargaining agreement with their employer, as members of Teamsters Local 340. The roughly two-dozen pharmacists voted to join Local 340 in April 2015.