Each week Teamsters Local 362 will update our members on what is happening within the local and what our business agents are doing outside of their daily responsibilities. Make sure you check in to see what is happening in the union.
Business Agent Jordan Madarash will be holding a Garda Pre-Board Screening Edmonton Labour Management Meeting this week and will also be attending the National Health and Safety Policy Committee meeting for Garda Pre-Board Screeners.
Vice-President Wayne Garner had grievance meetings at Garda CIT in Calgary.
Business Agent Shaun Quaghebeur will be at a proposal meeting for PeBen Nisku. Last week he completed the proposal meeting in Grand Prairie and Lafarge Grand Prairie Bargaining and will have a document to vote the week after next.
Shaun Quaghebeur will also have Lafarge Edmonton and area bargaining.
Vice-President Wayne Garner travelled to Edmonton this week to get the tractor trailer unit ready for the volunteer work that him and his son do at at the Ride to Conquer Cancer this weekend. They will transport RTCC participants bicycles from Edmonton and Red Deer to Canada Olympic park in the evening and return them to Red Deer and Edmonton Sunday afternoon.
The Enbridge Ride to Conquer Cancer will be taking place in Alberta on Aug 12 – 13 and Teamsters 362 will be taking part. Proceeds will be benefiting the Alberta Cancer Foundation. Find out more information about how you can take part http://ab17.conquercancer.ca/.
The 12 Stop Ride For Recovery has announced a date for its ninth year, and Teamsters 362 is proud to take part in it. The fundraiser is a ‘scavenger hunt style’ motorcycle ride to increase awareness of addiction helps us raise funds for the Fresh Start Recovery Centre. This year it will take place on Aug. 26. Come and meet some of the staff and executive from Teamsters 362 who will be taking part in the ride.