Late Monday, SPEEA, the engineers union, issued this press release urging members to vote down a contract offer from Boeing.
SEATTLE – On Monday, Sept. 17, the SPEEA Professional and Technical Bargaining Unit Councils voted to send Boeing’s September 13 contact offers to members for a vote. The BUCs joined the Professional and Technical negotiation teams in unanimously recommending members VOTE NO.
See the letter to Boeing announcing the vote:
See the letter to the professional membership explaining the vote:
See the letter to the technical membership explaining the vote:
See SPEEA’s summary of the Boeing contract offer:
The union presented its full proposal to Boeing on June 15. Existing contracts expire Oct. 6.
Our take: this is no surprise. The rhetoric has been clear this was going to happen. We expect a No vote, followed by more negotiations.