Teamsters Local 284 President Paul Suffoletto said that a tentative agreement covering NetJets Aviation´s 278 flight attendants had been reached.
Details are still to be worked out before the agreement is submitted to the flight attendants for a ratification vote.
“After over four years of negotiations, we believe we have reached a tentative agreement that recognizes NJA flight attendants for the world class service they provide,” Suffoletto said.
A USD2.8 million ratification bonus that will equal approximately USD80/month of service for all flight attendants;
Substantial pay increases for all flight attendants at all seniority levels;
New 18-year pay scales increase from the prior 10-year scales;
The ability to use sick days as personal days;
New schedule choices; and
Increased flight attendant basing opportunities.
Founded in 1903, the International Brotherhood of Teamsters represents 1.4 million men and women throughout the United States, Canada and Puerto Rico.