USW Local 2020

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Vale – Unit 6600

Executive Elections – January 13, 2021

Nominations were held at the Local 2020, Unit 6600 Membership meeting. The results are as follows:

Recording Secretary: Jennifer Pattison

Chief Steward of Mines: Derek Woodford

Chief Steward of Surface: Bill Chandler

Unit President: Sherri Hawkes

Negotiations/Bargaining Team 2021

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March 29, 2021 – Ratification Meeting: Tentative Agreement details 

March 30, 2021 – Results: Tentative Agreement has been rejected.  Bargaining Team will head back to the table.  Continue communication will be provided to all members.

March 31, 2021  –  Final Results:  A new 4.5 year Collective Agreement has been accepted by the membership.

Local 2020 Newsletter

Local 2020 Newsletter_Dec 2020

Joint Health & Safety Committee List

JHSC_CO-Chairs Dec 2020

March 31, 2021 – JHSC Refresher – Due to COVID the Ministry has allowed an exemption. You must fill out the following form and submit it for approval.

Ministry – JHSC Refresher Exemption

Safety & Health Worker Representative

Pete Larabie (

Bargaining Team Elections

Your bargaining team was elected February 12/2021 at the regular membership meeting from eligible members.

Your team consist of Sherri Hawkes, Jennifer Pattison, Bill Chandler, Patti Wells, and Lynn Heikkila.

Negotiations 2017

Ratification of the Collective Agreement has been reached.

2017 CBA L2020-05

Regular Membership Meeting Schedule

2021 Vale OTP Membership Meeting Schedule

USW Telethon 2017

Renee Lefebvre, Lise Gagne, Pete Larabie


MCTV 2017 Christmas Telethon