IAM Members at Weyco Ratify Two Year Agreement

On Monday, March 7th, 1300 IAM members who work for Weyerhaeuser in Washington and Oregon ratified a two year settlement agreement and reaffirmation of the current collective bargaining agreement.
           Terms of the agreement include significant wage increases in 2016 and 2017, along with Company contributions to the Nelson Trust Health Care Plan both years. The agreement also includes maintaining the supplemental week of vacation pay for members with 20+ years of seniority and increases to the Defined Benefit and Defined Contribution Pension plans.
         “We have several large contracts with our Woods side employers to tackle,” said District W24 ADBR Noel Willet, “and this is a good start for our members at Weyco.”