Putting employees on the Exceldor rooster processing plant in Saint-Anselme, Quebec voted to simply accept an settlement with their employer on Saturday.
The staff had been on strike since Could 23, which resulted within the euthanasia of greater than 1,000,000 chickens in Quebec.
The settlement was put ahead by a mediator from the province’s Labour Ministry. Sixty-six per cent of the 550 employees voted to simply accept it.
The collective settlement shall be retroactive to August 1, 2020.
Staff shall be entitled to wage will increase of 19.75 per cent distributed over 5 years.
In a press launch, the administration of the plant expressed its satisfaction and outlined how the resumption of actions will happen.
“Now that the labour dispute is over, the corporate needs to guarantee the union of its full collaboration so as to promote a harmonious return to work. Nonetheless, it must be famous that the restart of the Saint-Anselme plant will take a number of days earlier than reaching full manufacturing capability.”