The first collective bargaining agreement between WestJet and Unifor was ratified today by Unifor’s members.
Unifor is the certified union representing certain WestJet airport employees at YYC Calgary International Airport and Vancouver International Airport.
Angela Avery, WestJet Executive Vice-President and Chief People, Corporate and Sustainability Officer, said: “WestJet is pleased to share that the agreement negotiated with Unifor has been ratified by its membership. This settlement demonstrates WestJet’s commitment to its employees, the long-term success of the airline and the communities we serve.”
The agreement will come into effect Sept. 1, 2022 and will be in place until Dec. 31, 2026.
Said Avery: “This agreement will provide our guests, who rely on our critical investments for their air travel needs, with well-deserved confidence in their long-awaited travel plans.”