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Trainings & Meetings Schedule

See a list of meetings and trainings for J4J across Canada.

Join J4J Vancouver

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Important Advances Nationwide in 2013

2013 was an important year for J4J from Halifax to Vancouver, and everywhere in between. Workers won important improvements in all these cities.

Application deadline extended!

Apply for the Organizing Apprenticeship Program today!

An Attack on Social Services

Check out the Toronto & York Region Labour Council video to see how the implementation of Harper’s omnibus budget implementation bill (C-38) will affect everyone living in Canada.

Omni Workers in Vancouver Approve New CBA

Omni workers in Vancouver have approved a new contract. The new Collective Agreement includes a Health and Welfare Plan (benefits), increases in wages and a personal day.

Fall/Winter Newsletters

Read your city’s online PDF version, or download it for printing.

Photos: Omni Worker Town Hall Meeting

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Omni Workers Converge, Prepare for Negotiations

Omni workers came out in large numbers to our Town Hall meeting on September 9th, to elect our Negotiation Committee for upcoming bargaining and discuss what our priorities should be at the table.

Photos: J4J at 2012 Local 2 Convention

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Month-long strike wins four-year deal for Houston Janitors

We can all be proud of the Houston area janitors, whose brave contract fight and month-long strike secured a tentative agreement that will raise wages 12 percent over four years and beat-back a contractor offer that would have prevented the union from maintaining standards for janitors.

2012 J4J Vancouver Summer Newsletter

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J4J Vancouver Bargaining Committee Elections

Negotiations for a new collective bargaining agreement with Omni will commence this fall. Members who are interested in forming part of the three-member ‘Bargaining Committee’ will be elected at our Town Hall meeting on Sunday September 9. In order to …

Your Voice Matters! Fill out your bargaining survey

“Winning pay raises and securing a benefits package are my priorities at the bargaining table. Make sure your voice is heard and fill out the bargaining survey.” – Narinder Tiwana

No Free Labour! Workers Win Dispute with Omni

Local 2 members at Canada Line took exception to their supervisor demanding they start work 10 minutes early – for free. 54 members were affected. The supervisor wanted employees to start at 7:50 AM because they had to pick up keys …

J4J in Canada takes Action to Support Striking Janitors in Houston

In an act of solidarity with striking Houston janitors, members of SEIU Local 2 Justice for Janitors hand delivered a letter to Brookfield Properties in Toronto on August 2nd. “We support them,” said Aida Lopez, J4J activist in Toronto. “We are with them.”

Omni Bargaining Survey

DOWNLOAD BARGAINING SURVEY This survey is for members in the Vancouver area working for Omni. The survey is designed to help us start developing our contract proposals.  Once we elect a Bargaining Committee of our co-workers, we will begin the process …

J4J has a new Twitter Account

We’re excited to announce we have our own Twitter Account! Visit our page now and follow us to get breaking J4J news and other relevant posts. You will require a twitter account to participate. Don’t forget to “FOLLOW” us. Bookmark …

Visit us on Facebook

We’re excited to announce we have our own Facebook page!