The signing bonus is scheduled to be paid on Thursday, October 20th.
For those on layoff, this will have to be claimed.
When filing unemployment, Do Not claim for the week ending Oct 22.
Our Union meeting is this coming Monday, the 10th at 4 o’clock.
Scheduled to speak is Mike Prusi who was a Democratic member of the Michigan Senate, who represented the 38th District from 2003 to 2010. His district included Gogebic, Iron, Ontonagon, Delta, Dickinson, Keweenaw, Houghton, Baraga, Marquette, Alger, Luce, Schoolcraft, and Menominee counties in Michigan’s Upper Peninsula. Previously he was a member of the Michigan House of Representatives from 1995 through 2000. During his final term, he served as the Senate Minority Leader, following the election of the previous leader,Mark Schauer, to the U.S. House.
The above paragraph was taken off of Wikipedia’s profile of Mike.
There’s a bunch of events commemorating the 90th anniversary of the Barnes-Hecker mine disaster of November 3rd, 1926.
Click HERE to learn more.
There are several postings on the SGI website www.specialtygranules.com/careers as well as at Michigan Works for laborers, quarry supervisor, and journeyman electricians. The current wage rate for the laborer position is $18.93/hour – there is an 80% rate for 6 months and a 90% for the next 6 months. If you are trained and filling in for another production position, you will receive the same 80% and 90% pay for that position until you reach a year seniority. The pay for the industrial journeyman electrician is currently $32.73/hour.
There are not “two evils.” There is one. And his name is Donald Trump.
This is serious stuff. You and your children’s future is at stake. Don’t believe the hype(insert punctuation mark here). We’re nearing a turning point.
The contract ratification vote is Wednesday, September 21st…
More info HERE
Our Union meeting is on the 12th this month.