September 23 Update: Side Letters!
September 9 Update: The 6 affiliate Unions of the Service Trades Council concluded negotiations with Disney Management for the week late Thursday evening. The parties have agreed to or withdrawn all proposals that relate to non-economic items. Union and Disney representatives have agreed to workplace improvements including time off rules, safety, coordinator language, and more.
Each affiliate Union will be meeting with Disney over the next 2 weeks to address job specific issues for the members they represent. Local 362 is scheduled to hold negotiating sessions on September 22 and 23 to discuss issues specific to Attractions, Custodial, and Vacation Planning Cast Members. These meetings will begin at 9am each day and will be held at the Wyndham Orlando Resort and Conference Center located at 3011 Maingate Lane, Kissimmee, FL. Local 362 Union members are encouraged to attend.
Main table negotiations resume on September 29 and 30. During those sessions, the parties are set to discuss economic items including wages, healthcare, and retirement.
September 1 Update: The Service Trades Council Union has concluded two days of bargaining this week. The six Unions of the Council reached tentative agreements on transfers, accommodations, and issues related to diversity and inclusion.
The Union and Disney management are scheduled to meet again next week on Wednesday and Thursday. Proposals concerning safety, wages, healthcare, retirement and more remain open. The Union negotiating committee is looking forward to reaching an agreement on these important matters.
August 25 Update: The Union negotiating committee of the Service Trades Council Union has concluded two days of bargaining. During the two days of meetings, the parties discussed work rules changes and improvements at work. Some of the topics included voting rights, transfers, sick leave, day-of extensions, and recall rights during a lay-off as well as other items.
The parties are scheduled to meet again next week on Wednesday and Thursday. Proposals to be discussed include wages, healthcare, retirement, premium increases, and other items.
If you have questions about bargaining, speak with your Shop Steward or Organizer. Stay united and strong!UNITE HERE Local 362 1255 LaQuinta Drive, Suite 212, Orlando, FL 32809 Telephone: (407) 851-0626 or (800) 468-0626 Fax: (407) 851-6607