UNW and Dominion Diamond ratify agreement, add 50 Ekati jobs

by Avery Zingel - July 24, 2018

The Union of Northern Workers (UNW) membership voted to ratify a new collective agreement with employer Dominion Diamond, after the company threatened to layoff 150 workers, citing absenteeism. Dominion Diamond will not proceed with contracting out 150 jobs, and has increased its commitment to maintain a bargaining unit size of 500. The increase in the…

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