Entries by Michelle Travis

PRESS RELEASE: Federal Government Takeover of Pacific Gateway Hotel Threatens 150 Jobs

UNITE HERE Local 40 Press Release – November 25, 2020 Contact: Stephanie Fung, [email protected], 604-928-7356 Federal Government Takeover of Pacific Gateway Hotel Threatens 150 Jobs Vancouver, B.C. – Today, UNITE HERE Local 40 held a press conference and called on the federal government to prevent 150 workers from losing their jobs at the Pacific Gateway […]

Media Advisory: Impacted by Quarantine Act, Displaced Hotel Workers ask Federal Government: Why Are You Taking Away Our Jobs?

Media Advisory for Video Press Conference – Wednesday, November 25, 2020 at 11AM PT/ 2PM ET Contact: Stephanie Fung, [email protected] , 604-928-7356 Click here to register in advance WHAT: UNITE HERE Local 40 will host a video press conference with laid-off workers who could permanently lose their jobs because of the federal takeover of the Pacific Gateway Hotel, currently being […]

Job Posting: UNITE HERE Local 40 Organizer

UNITE HERE Local 40, BC’s union for hospitality workers, is seeking an entry-level or experienced organizer to work locally on aggressive campaigns. Organizers work with members and unorganized workers to build the leadership and solidarity necessary to build a progressive and strong labour union. UNITE HERE is a progressive labour union, representing more than 270,000 […]

Job Posting: UNITE HERE Local 40 Political/Community Campaign Organizer

UNITE HERE Local 40 is seeking a political/community campaign organizer to support organizing and collective bargaining campaigns. This Organizer will lead solidarity-building efforts in support of these campaigns, represent the union in coalition and political initiatives, and assist with other aspects of the union’s programs. This position will also include conducting industry, corporate, real estate […]