IAM Local 54 in Kingston ON STRIKE

Members of IAM Local 54 walked off the job at midnight Sunday and set up picket lines outside the Novelis plant.
The 47 members consist of provincially certified millwrights and electricians.
In 2008 the membership settled for a three-year agreement with no wage increase as a sign of good faith and a sincere attempt to strengthen our footprint in the Kingston community.

Why we are on Strike

The members of IAM Local 54 in Kingston, Ontario walked off the job at midnight Sunday and set up picket lines outside the Novelis plant. We rejected a tentative agreement presented June 16, 2012. The 47 members consist of provincially certified millwrights and electricians.

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