Waste Management Walkout Ends
Sonora, CA — The walkout of Teamsters Local 439 has come to an end.
Effective this morning Cal Sierra Waste Management drivers and mechanics are back on the job effective this morning.
When Teamsters Local 70 out of Oakland appeared at the Cal Sierra facility on Friday, Local 439 members honored their support by walking off the job.
Cal Sierra Waste Management employees have been working without a contract since May 9. According to the expired contract, drivers were paid $15.50 an hour while mechanics were paid $16.00 an hour.
Written by Bill Johnson