ELLIOT LAKE, ON, Sept. 10, 2015 /CNW/ - Employees of the Hampton Inn in Elliot Lake have joined the United Steelworkers (USW).
The hotel's employees voted by an 86% majority to join the USW, in a vote supervised by the Ontario Labour Relations Board.
"We welcome these hard-working employees to the United Steelworkers," said USW Ontario Director Marty Warren.
"These new Steelworkers are looking forward to negotiating a first collective agreement that reflects their vital contribution to their employer's success," Warren said. "They will have the full support and resources of their union to ensure they obtain a fair contract with good working conditions, wages and benefits."
SOURCE United Steelworkers (USW)
For further information: Marty Warren, USW Ontario Director, 416-243-8792; Myles Sullivan, USW Northeastern Ontario Area Coordinator, 416-770-8878, [email protected]; Bob Gallagher, USW Communications, 416-544-5966, 416-434-2221, [email protected];