No. And if they try, they will be breaking the law.
Barrick Gold’s website states that they “Respect employee’s right of freedom of association and collective bargaining.” However, we believe Barrick will do anything they can to discourage employees from organizing.
They will not fire anyone from joining a union but if an employee has other work related problems, they may use them as an excuse to dismiss you.
Contact the United Mine Workers of America!!
This is about each of you, as individuals, coming together as a group to decide to make your jobs and your lives better.
You can contact us by email, by phone at 1-888-367-8692 or by texting us at 303-807-6545.
We will give you more information on the process and answer any questions you may have. Once we have enough contacts we will move the process forward.
Only you and your co-workers can make this work.