"Now it's time for the membership to study the tentative agreement and vote." — Susie Proulx-Daigle, NBU President
Fredericton (22 Jan. 2016) — Members of the New Brunswick Union (NBU/NUPGE) who work as Industrial Training and Certification Officers (ITCO) have reached a tentative deal with the province on a new collective agreement.
The two sides emerged from negotiations with a tentative agreement on January 20. The ITCO bargaining team will now present the deal to members, which will be followed by a ratification vote.
NBU/NUPGE members to vote on contract
"I want to thank the bargaining team for the hard work they've put in on behalf of their colleagues," said NBU President Susie Proulx-Daigle. "Now it's time for the membership to study the tentative agreement and vote."
The members of the ITCO component run the apprenticeship program for all trades people in the province.
The National Union of Public and General Employees (NUPGE) is one of Canada's largest labour organizations with over 360,000 members. Our mission is to improve the lives of working families and to build a stronger Canada by ensuring our common wealth is used for the common good. NUPGE