Vancouver – February 2, 2023 – UFCW 1518 members at the Source Office Furniture are celebrating a new contract after ratifying a collective agreement that improves wages, premiums, bereavement leave and more.
The new three-year contract increases wages at 2.5 percent in each year alongside an increase to the Forklift Trainer premium by .50 cents per hour and the First Aid premium by $10.00 per week.
Members will also see a $10.00 increase to their meal allowance, $50.00 annual increase to their safety footwear allowance and increased bereavement leave.
To read more about the collective bargaining victory at Source Office Furniture, click here.
UFCW Local 1518 represents more than 26,000 members working in the community health, hospitality, retail, cannabis, industrial, and professional sectors across British Columbia. To read more about UFCW 1518 and its outstanding work, visit the Local Union’s website.
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