Brothers and Sisters, As you may have seen from news reports, Department of Justice (DOJ) recently announced the results of a months-long investigation into alleged illegal activities among certain individuals associated with the UAW-Chrysler National Training Center (NTC). An indictment was returned alleging that for a period beginning around 2009, former UAW Vice President General Holiefield and former Vice President for Employee Relations for Fiat Chrysler, Alphons Iacobelli conspired to commit illegal and/or unethical activities including the misallocation of NTC funds, the misuse of NTC credit cards and the provision of unlawful or unethical personal benefits. To be clear, these ... Read more
· Plant to be retooled to build next generation Ram 1500 · Brings total U.S. investment to more than $8.2 billion with nearly 25,000 jobs created since June 2009 AUBURN HILLS, Mich. – FCA US today announced that it will invest $1.48 billion in its Sterling Heights Assembly Plant (Mich.) to retool it to build the next generation Ram 1500 and support the future growth of the Ram brand. The Company also confirmed that production of the Chrysler 200 will end in December 2016 in order to begin the transformation of the plant. Future plans for the Warren Truck Assembly ... Read more
From a statement posted to the UAW’s Facebook page: ****Negotiations Update**** The UAW and FCA US LLC announced this evening that they have extended the existing collective bargaining agreement on an hour by hour basis as 2015 bargaining continues.
AUBURN HILLS, Mich. -Chrysler Group LLC is again recognizing the top achievement and academic excellence of employees’ children in announcing the 2014 FCA Awards Program. Since 1996 the program – offered around the world in countries where Fiat Group has a major presence – has granted monetary awards to thousands of outstanding students. Children of Chrysler Group employees who graduate with a high school diploma, associate’s degree or bachelor’s degree during calendar year 2014 and meet eligibility requirements are encouraged to apply. Application and supporting documents must be submitted by Feb. 28, 2015. All program applicants will be thoroughly evaluated ... Read more