NAPE accuses employer of discrimination against women while managers are paid up to $40 an hour.
'NAPE is calling on government to immediately re-open the depots they closed this spring.' - Carol Furlong.
Ratification votes scheduled next week in Newfoundland and Labrador.
'We hope that these benefits will set a new template for collective bargaining in the future.' - Carol Furlong.
The union negotiating team recommending acceptance. Ratification votes will take place in the coming weeks.
Province demanding long list of unacceptable concessions, including the issue of sick leave which nearly led to a province-wide strike by Ontario correctional workers.
Members of the Newfoundland and Labrador Association of Public and Private Employees (NAPE/NUPGE) in 14 public sector bargaining units have voted to accept their tentative agreements.
Newfoundland and Labrador is not living up to commitments made, says NAPE president Carol Furlong
Union recommends acceptance when ratification votes are held in January.