IAMAW


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IAMAW

abbr.
International Association of Machinists and Aerospace Workers
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Should the two parties not be able to reach a settlement and the IAMAW begins job action, the carrier said that it will endeavour to minimise inconvenience to its customers.
On May 2, 2012, Air Canada announced that it had been advised by the Federal Minister of Labour, the Honourable Lisa Raitt, of the appointment of arbitrators in accordance with Bill C-33, Protecting Air Service Act, to resolve the outstanding collective agreements with each of ACPA, representing Air Canada's pilots, and the IAMAW, representing Air Canada's mechanics, baggage handlers and cargo agents.
Douglas Stanley has been appointed by the minister to act as arbitrator between Air Canada and ACPA, which represents the carrier's 3,000 pilots, and Michel Picher has been appointed to act as arbitrator between the carrier and the IAMAW, which represents the carrier's 8,600 mechanics, baggage handlers and cargo agents.
The membership of IAMAW did not ratify the tentative agreement which was reached by the carrier and the union's Negotiating Committee on 10 February 2012.
Robert Shea, President of GMD, a subsidiary of UMSY, also commented: "This is a great first step for GMD and its entrance into this market and we could not be involved with a better organization than the IAMAW.
The collective agreement with IAMAW, represents 8,600 mechanics, baggage handlers and cargo agents employed by Air Canada, expired on 31 March 2011.
Three unions representing workers of Air Canada, the CAW, CUPE and the IAMAW, on Monday said they have issued a joint statement calling on the carrier to halt attack on its workers' pension plan.
a member of IAMAW and a member of the labor community for over 30 years, is the president of the Chicago based museum.
Raytheon and Local 587 of the International Association of Machinists and Aerospace Workers (IAMAW) today announced the employees represented by IAMAW have ratified an agreement covering economic and job structure changes.
Removing free collective bargaining and the right to strike from workers in the federal sector will poison labour relations between our members and Air Canada for years to come," said IAMAW Canada vice president Dave Ritchie in a statement.
The contract with Local 1430 of the IAMAW, which begins November 1, 1998, covers 350 employees who work at the company's telescopic material handling and compact technologies facilities.