Nexteer workers voting on a new contract again
UAW employees at Nexteer in Saginaw County are voting on a new contract today. A ‘No’ vote could affect General Motors and Fiat Chrysler.
This is the second time around for Nexteer’s three thousand workers at its Buena Vista plant. They resoundingly rejected a previous deal and walked picket lines for a day before this new offer.
Nexteer supplies steering and driveline systems to General Motors. It also supplies parts to Ford, Fiat Chrysler and Toyota.
The contract includes a two thousand dollar signing bonus, as well as a wage increase.