Teamsters Local 727-represented funeral directors, embalmers and drivers at Aero Removals ratified a new four-year contract with wage guarantees and important work protections.
The agreement also includes bonuses and more paid sick/personal leave.
“For the past 100 years, our union and our members have helped to raise the standards for the funeral industry in Chicago and beyond,” said John Coli Jr., President of Local 727.
Additionally, the contract provides increases for minimum wage rates for new employees.
Teamsters Local 727 represents more than 400 funeral industry professionals throughout the Greater Chicago area.