Union says Windsor Assembly Plant faces more shutdowns in August

Windsor Assembly Plant in Windsor, Ont., on Monday, March 30, 2015. (Christie Bezaire/ CTV Windsor)

Unifor Local 444 says Stellantis has just informed the union that the Windsor Assembly Plant will be shut down more in August.

According to a social media post from the union, employees will be:

  • Working the week of: Aug. 2
  • Down the week of: Aug 9.
  • Shut down weeks: Aug. 16, Aug. 23

The plant faced a number of shutdowns since March due to a semiconductor shortage.

Workers were back on the job on July 5 for one week before another closure until the end of July.

The company has *Just informed the Union that the Windsor Assembly Plant will be *working the week of:

August 2nd

*Down the week of August 9th.

Shut down weeks:

August 16, August 23

***Please share***** pic.twitter.com/4FVQXiGF53

— Local 444 Unifor (@LOCAL444UNIFOR) July 29, 2021