Canadian Union of Public Employees (CUPE)

Canadian Union of Public Employees (CUPE)

November 26, 2014 08:50 ET

CUPE Local 850 signs five-year deal with Dominion Recreation Complex

SYDNEY, NOVA SCOTIA--(Marketwired - Nov. 26, 2014) - CUPE Local 850 has a new, five-year contract with the Dominion District Recreational Complex

CUPE National Representative Wanda Power says, "The local is very pleased with the outcome and the process that took place. It was respectful, with open discussion and a willingness from the beginning to obtain a collective agreement."

Highlights of the new union contract include :

  • Wage increases of 3%, 2.5%, 2%, 2% and 2%
  • Increase in sick incentive bonus
  • Increase in vacation pay percentage for seasonal employees after 10 years
  • Increase in sick leave

Contact Information

  • Wanda Power
    CUPE National Representative
    (902) 539-4933 (o)

    John McCracken
    CUPE Communications Representative
    (902) 455-4180 (o)