UFCW Canada Local 1006A members at Home 2 by Hilton (Toronto-Brampton West) and Hilton Garden Inn (Brampton West) have ratified a new union contract with significant gains.
“We were able to negotiate to find the best possible solution for members,” said Vatisha Bernard Brown, a negotiating committee member. “The opportunity to be involved in contract negotiations was a positive learning experience.”
The term of the contract is from January 1, 2023 to December 31, 2025 and covers 40 workers.
“The negotiating team did tremendous work in securing a fair and strong contract for our membership,” said President Wayne Hanley. “We are proud of our committee's achievements, including the increases to wages and benefits — this agreement is a testament to the power of union representation in the hotel sector.”
The negotiating committee included members Vatisha Bernard Brown, Cecilia Corpuz, and Manivannan Ratnasothy and Union Representative Joe Blythe
- Wage increase of 14.25% percent over 3 years.
- Holiday bonus
- Shoe allowance
- Increases to benefits