Human Resources and Skills Development Canada

Human Resources and Skills Development Canada

November 18, 2011 11:59 ET

NAV CANADA and CAW-Canada Reach New Agreement

OTTAWA, ONTARIO--(Marketwire - Nov. 18, 2011) - The Honourable Lisa Raitt, Canada's Labour Minister, congratulated NAV CANADA and the National Automobile, Aerospace, Transportation and General Workers Union of Canada (CAW-Canada) CAW Local 1016 on successfully ratifying a new collective agreement.

"I applaud NAV CANADA and CAW-Canada for working closely together to reach a new agreement," said Minister Raitt. "Strong labour-management relations benefit the economic prosperity and security of Canadians."

Negotiated agreements are in the best interest of the organization, employees, businesses and the Canadian economy. CAW-Canada Local 1016 represents approximately 270 employees involved in training simulation and support to the operation of Canada's civil air navigation service.

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Contact Information

  • Ashley Kelahear
    Press Secretary
    Office of Minister Raitt

    Media Relations Office
    Human Resources and Skills Development Canada