Stories tagged: machinists
Thu., Dec. 29, 2016
Members of a machinist union have ratified a three-year contract with ASC Machine Tools in Spokane Valley that provides raises and improved retirement benefits, officials said.
Fri., June 10, 2016
Labor unions at some of the region’s largest private employers are negotiating for new contracts.
Tue., May 10, 2016
Workers at Spokane airplane parts plant Triumph Composite Systems go out on strike amid plans by the parent company to cut expenses by closing facilities.
Mon., May 9, 2016
Union officials are urging the 403 Machinists making aerospace parts at the Triumph Composite Systems factory west of Spokane to reject a labor contract and vote Monday for a strike
Fri., March 7, 2014
SEATTLE — The union local that represents about 32,000 Boeing machinists in western Washington has elected a new president. District Lodge 751 of the International Association of Machinists and Aerospace …
Mon., Jan. 13, 2014
SEATTLE — A state lawmaker wants to offer a $10,000 incentive to state employees who agree to move away from the state pension system into a 401(k)-style retirement package.
Mon., Dec. 23, 2013
Washington Gov. Jay Inslee personally met with an Airbus executive recently to discuss how the state and the Boeing rival can work together.
Sun., Dec. 22, 2013
SEATTLE – Despite the vehement opposition of local union leaders, the national headquarters of the Machinists union has ordered a vote on Boeing’s revised offer to extend their contract, setting …