Get information on the status of our labour discussions. We are currently reviewing the 57-page document with a commitment to share the details and what they mean to employees shortly. Jacobs says working conditions for postal workers are mostly the same since Bill C-89 passed. Location: Halifax -Nova Scotia, Moncton - New Brunswick Contact: Serge Legault, Canada Post firstname.lastname@example.org (514) 345-7083 ... Canada Post email@example.com (613) 734-3000 Ext 55578 Comments on this story are moderated according to our Submission Guidelines. However, Canada Post and the union disputed how big and significant the pileup was. Found a role you’re excited about? "We're running on an old contract, old work conditions, old work rules. Canada Post was dependent on overtime, says Jacobs. Read more. View our all current Career Opportunities below. During the strike, backlogs of unsorted mail and packages at postal depots accumulated. On Nov. 18, 2019, arbitrator Elizabeth MacPherson requested a second arbitration extension from the minister of labour. With our network currently facing unprecedented backlogs, customers can continue to expect delivery delays for the next several weeks. Box 500 Station A Toronto, ON Canada, M5W 1E6. To encourage thoughtful and respectful conversations, first and last names will appear with each submission to CBC/Radio-Canada's online communities (except in children and youth-oriented communities). By submitting a comment, you accept that CBC has the right to reproduce and publish that comment in whole or in part, in any manner CBC chooses. They got into a panic," Jacobs said of Canada Post.
Jacobs says wintertime is particularly difficult for postal workers. The mail was still moving, people were still getting things. Canada Post has just received the final decision from Arbitrator Elizabeth MacPherson. Submit a proposal for the contract using the downloadable PDF file. Sharon Jacobs, who is a letter carrier in the Broadway corridor between Oak and Cambie streets in Vancouver, says Bill C-89 was upsetting. "They're not changes that I like. We are currently reviewing the 57-page document with a commitment to share the details and what they mean to employees shortly. Audience Relations, CBC P.O. It has been over a year since the federal government ordered postal workers back to work after a month of rotating strikes by the Canadian Union of Postal Workers (CUPW). We reserve the right to close comments at any time. Submit a proposal for the contract using the downloadable PDF file. We’re looking for passionate people, like you, who are dedicated to service, innovation and growth to play an important role in our transformation. So, even if this thing gets resolved in June and we sign ... it's two and a half years expired ... it's very frustrating,"Jacobs said. We've placed cookies on your device to improve your browsing experience.