* Nav Canada announces the ratification of a collective agreement with ATSAC-unifor local 2245 OTTAWA, Feb. 12, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — NAV CANADA announced today that members of the Air Traffic Specialists Association of Canada (ATSAC-Unifor Local 2245), which represents some 681 air services specialists, have ratified a new collective agreement. IBEW members voted to extend the collective agreement until 31 December 2017. The extension continues the current agreement and adds a 2.5 percent wage increase for the additional year. * Members of the Association of Air Transport Specialists have ratified a new collective agreement source code for Eikon: More corporate coverage: “We are pleased that our members voted strongly in favor of the recommended preliminary agreement,” said Jim Nauss, current president of Local 2245-ATSAC. “It was a long process, but the results were worth it.” OTTAWA – Unifor Local 2245 members who work as Canadian air transport specialists have voted 93 per cent in favour of ratifying a new four-year collective agreement with Nav Canada. The agreement expires on April 30, 2023 and provides for wage increases, productivity changes and bonus adjustments. NAV CANADA announced today the ratification of a one-year extension of the collective agreement for approximately 620 workers following negotiations with the International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers (IBEW local 2228). If you would like a printed copy of this agreement, we recommend that you download the following PDF version.
“The bargaining committee has proven that being united and working hard are two key factors in the success of collective bargaining,” said Jerry Dias, President of Unifor National. “This contract not only shows the value that air traffic officers bring to the employer and to all Canadian travellers.” NAV CANADA is a private, not-for-profit company, founded in 1996, that provides air traffic control, airport advisory services, weather briefings and aeronautical information services for more than 18 million square kilometres of Canadian national and international airspace. . Unifor Local 2245 represents more than 650 air transport specialists across Canada. Brian Boudreau Manager, Media Relations 613-563-7303 Note that documents are only available in Adobe PDF format. Accessible versions, if available, can be delivered on request. The company is internationally recognized for its safety record and technological innovation. The air traffic management systems developed by NAV CANADA are used by air navigation service providers in countries around the world. Kaiārahi i te Reo, collective agreement for therapists, ATSSD and special educators [PDF, 474 KB].