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This Is Why Hundreds Of Crown Workers Are Guessing How Many Jelly Beans Are In A Jar

July 19, 2017 11:59 AM

This Is Why Hundreds Of Crown Workers Are Guessing How Many Jelly Beans Are In A Jar

Crown workers are guessing how many jelly beans are in it to win them. But why? Let’s go back to last year – when Casino Union members were working hard to win a new enterprise agreement that respected, recognised and rewarded our hard work.

 
This Is How Being Union Changed Kevin’s Life

May 29, 2017 4:33 PM

This Is How Being Union Changed Kevin’s Life

Making ends meet on insecure hours is stressful and tough. It can be difficult to pay our rent or mortgage, and provide for our families. Table games dealer and proud Casino Union member, Kevin Pham, used to have these worries. But not anymore.

 
Make sure you've been backpaid!

February 02, 2017 2:15 PM

Make sure you've been backpaid!

One of the wins made by Casino Union members was to secure back pay for your pay rise. This means that in your last pay check (25 January), Crown will have provided you with back pay at 3.75%.

 
Our new EA: approved!

January 17, 2017 4:58 PM

Our new EA: approved!

Very soon, all of the big wins made by Casino Union members, including a real opportunity to convert from part time to full time, improved career progression and promotion and a fair pay rise with recognition allowance will be in place.

 
Crown workers vote YES

December 20, 2016 3:23 PM

Crown workers vote YES

Yes! This just in! An overwhelming 91% of Crown workers voted YES to our new agreement for respect, recognition and reward!

 
Drafting complete - preview the EA!

December 02, 2016 1:18 PM

Drafting complete - preview the EA!

Over the past few weeks, our Casino Union bargaining team has been working hard holding casino management to account on the draft EA. We have now finished the drafting stage and a copy of the EA can be viewed here.

 
Consultation wrap-up & drafting

October 24, 2016 2:03 PM

Consultation wrap-up & drafting

Your bargaining team has told casino bosses that Casino Union members want to see the offer in a drafted form. We will continue to meet with Crown to hold them accountable.

 
Meeting#15: Lockdown negotiations update

October 10, 2016 10:56 AM

Meeting#15: Lockdown negotiations update

After two straight days of negotiations, Casino Union members have moved Crown to a 3.75% pay increase for the next 3 years — PLUS a new recognition allowance paid on gross earnings at 0.5%.

 
Meeting #14: Second demonstration MOVES Crown

September 27, 2016 12:00 PM

Meeting #14: Second demonstration MOVES Crown

For the second time in two months, Crown workers hit the streets to stand up for a fair pay rise. We’ve proven that when Casino Union members stand strong together, we move casino management.

 
Meeting #13: Full steam ahead

September 12, 2016 2:36 PM

Meeting #13: Full steam ahead

Your Casino Union bargaining team has once again told Crown to value our work and respect our sacrifices with fair pay increases and a weekend night shift allowance.