Tegel workers win 7.25 % pay rise
Wednesday, 5 December 2012, 12:51 pm
Press Release: EPMU
December 5, 2012
workers win 7.25 % pay rise
EPMU members at
Tegel’s New Plymouth plant have voted to accept a 7.25%
pay rise over the next two and a half years, with most of
the increase in place by June next year.
follows two days of strike action last week as workers
campaigned to lift their low wages and move towards pay
parity with Tegel plants in Auckland and Christchurch.
Workers occupied the plant, refusing to leave until
improvements were made in the company offer.