February 20, 2014
The GN employees in Pond Inlet except Conservation Officers, Community Social Service Workers (CSSW’s)and CSSW Supervisors , Nurses, and QEC met on November 28, 2013 to form their own local which would represent all the GN employees in the community of Pond Inlet except for Conservation Officers, Social Workers, Nurses, and QEC. During the meeting there was an interim executive that was elected from the members who were present at the meeting.
The interim executive is comprised of;
President: Michael Peterloosie
Vice-President: Sulayman Suno
Secretary: David Bins
Chief Shop Steward: Lena Koonoo
From left to right; David Bins, Sulayman Suno, Lena Koonoo, and Michael Peterloosie
The Nunavut Employees Union Executive would like to congratulate the interim executive and have designated that local as Local 017.
We would also like all GN employees in Pond Inlet except for Conservation Officers, Social Workers, Nurses, and QEC, to contact NEU to make arraignments for their new membership cards and for those members in that community that belong to the other locals and who do not have their membership cards please contact the NEU for your membership cards.