Category Archives: Bargaining

Local 1 and 2 (Viterra) members can expect to receive a bargaining survey, soon

The current Local 1 (Operations/Maintenance) and Local 2 (Head Office) collective agreements with Viterra are set to expire Oct. 31. That means GSU members in these locals can anticipate our requests for input to help prepare for the upcoming negotiating … Continue reading

Bargaining, Local 01 - Viterra Ops & Maintenance, Local 02 - Viterra Head Office

BARGAINING – GSU Local 4 (Grain Millers): Membership update meeting scheduled for June 13; bargaining scheduled for July 20, 21, 22

GSU’s bargaining committee comprises Brandon Allin, Carter MacKay, Ryan McNabb, Glen Wlasichuk, Brian Lark (GSU staff) and Steve Torgerson (bargaining spokesperson and GSU staff). Members are encouraged to join Local 4’s bargaining update group by sending their email or cell … Continue reading

Bargaining, Local 04 - Grain Millers

Local 5 (Western Producer) prepares for bargaining

Local 5 members met on May 18 to prepare for upcoming negotiations and begin the process of putting their proposals together with assistance from their negotiating committee and GSU staff rep Donna Driediger. Front of mind for all members are … Continue reading

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LOCAL 14 (Richardson) VOTE: Ballots counted, majority of 56 percent voted to accept company’s “best offer”

GSU Local 14’s bargaining proposals are available here. GSU staff representative Mason Van Luven will be providing GSU bargaining updates to members of Local 14 as bargaining proceeds. Our Tuesday Members’ Memo database is our contact information source, so members … Continue reading

Bargaining, Local 14 - Richardson Pioneer

GSU Locals 1 and 2 begin agreement renewal bargaining with Viterra [view bargaining proposals here]

View and download a copy of the union’s bargaining proposals here: GSU Local 1 (Viterra Country Ops and Maintenance) and Local 2 (Viterra Head Office) bargaining proposals [Dec. 5, 2018] GSU’s bargaining committee representing members of Local 1 (country operations … Continue reading

Bargaining, Local 01 - Viterra Ops & Maintenance, Local 02 - Viterra Head Office

BARGAINING UPDATE: Richardson, Viterra (Nov. 13)

Updated Nov. 13, 2018 GSU and Richardson International Bargaining GSU Local 14’s bargaining committee met with Richardson International representatives on Nov. 1 and 2. Bargaining proposals were exchanged and some progress was made in resolving a number of issues. Bargaining … Continue reading

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Local 7 bargaining committee reaches tentative settlement with Heartland Livestock Services 

On May 10, the bargaining committee of GSU Local 7’s Heather MacKay, Larry Worobetz, and lead negotiator/staff rep Donna Driediger  reached a tentative agreement renewal bargaining settlement with Heartland Livestock  Services. The tentative settlement is subject to a membership vote. A memorandum of agreement … Continue reading

Bargaining, Local 07 - Heartland Livestock

Notice of Vote on Tentative Settlement of Agreement Renewal Bargaining – GSU Local 15 (CPS – Saskatchewan)

The following information is available here as a PDF format.   NOTICE OF VOTE On Tentative Settlement of Agreement Renewal Bargaining GSU Local 15 (CPS – Saskatchewan) May 13, 2016 GSU Local 15 Members (CPS Saskatchewan), This is notice that … Continue reading

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Ballots counted – Locals 1 and 2 (Viterra) settlements approved

The ballots cast by GSU members have been counted and the tentative agreement renewal bargaining settlements reached between Viterra and GSU on April 15, 2016 have been approved by a majority of union members who voted. Steps will now be … Continue reading

Bargaining, Local 01 - Viterra Ops & Maintenance, Local 02 - Viterra Head Office