United Steelworkers union welcomes Winton Homes workers in Prince George

United Steelworkers
May 9, 2024
Category: Business & Politics
Region: Canada, Canada West

PRINCE GEORGE, BC — The United Steelworkers union (USW) welcomed over 30 workers from Winton Homes Ltd., part of the Sinclar Group Forest Products family in Prince George. These workers have been certified by the B.C. Labour Relations Board to become part of the USW. …Brian O’Rourke, President of USW Local 1-2017 said, “Their decision to join our union highlights the importance of collective representation and solidarity in the workplace.” Winton Homes is a prominent provider of high-quality prefab home packages and structural building components to owner builders, contractors, developers and builders, plays a crucial role in the construction industry. The USW is the largest private-sector union in North America, with 850,000 members in Canada, the United States and the Caribbean.

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