After extensive negotiations, our dedicated bargaining team has successfully reached a tentative agreement with BDA. The unwavering commitment and hard work of your fellow coworkers have yielded fruitful results in this final agreement.
Our union’s strength is derived from the unity of its members who join forces to advocate for improved working conditions. In this article, we’ll explore the key highlights of this momentous agreement that will positively impact every member.
A Brighter Future for All
Increased Base Wage and Retention Bonus
We’re excited to announce that your hard work and dedication have paid off with an increase in your base wage. On top of that, you can look forward to a retention bonus, a token of our appreciation for your commitment.
Guaranteed ORCA and Parking Benefits
Commuting is about to become more convenient. Our bargaining team has secured guaranteed ORCA transit benefits and parking privileges. Say goodbye to the stress of transportation expenses.
We understand the importance of a secure and fair workplace. This agreement includes provisions for workplace protections, including the implementation of “just cause” for disciplinary actions. Your rights and job security are a top priority for us.
Meals Provided at Every Game
Enjoy the games without the hassle of packing lunches. We’re thrilled to inform you that meals will be provided at every game, making your work experience even more enjoyable.
Improved Merchandise Options
We’ve listened to your feedback and worked on enhancing merchandise options for our members. Expect a more diverse and appealing range of choices.
Increased Tuition Assistance
Education is a powerful tool for personal and professional growth. The agreement also offers increased tuition assistance, supporting your educational pursuits. We believe in investing in your future.
Members will have the opportunity to review the full Collective Bargaining Agreement (CBA) during our upcoming in-person vote meeting on October 19, scheduled from 2:00 PM to 5:00 PM at Climate Pledge Arena. We encourage all UFCW 3000 members in good standing to drop in at any time during this period, ask questions, and cast their votes.
If you have any questions or require further information, please don’t hesitate to reach out to your dedicated union representative, Dominick Ojeda, at (206) 436-6586.
Join Us for the Drop-In Vote Meeting
Date: Thursday, October 19
Time: 2:00 PM to 5:00 PM
Location: Climate Pledge Arena
Your active participation is essential in shaping our collective future. We look forward to seeing you there!