Teamsters http://wfae.org en US Airways Mechanics File For Election To Join Teamsters http://wfae.org/post/us-airways-mechanics-file-election-join-teamsters <p></p><p>US Airways mechanics and technicians now have enough signatures to call for a union vote. At a news conference in south Charlotte, they announced that nearly 3,000 mechanics and technicians signed a petition to hold an election to be represented by another union, the Teamsters. Mechanics complained about low wages, high insurance premiums and poor representation by their current union, The International Association of Machinists. Luis Martinez is a lead mechanic for US Airways in Charlotte.</p> Wed, 08 May 2013 13:03:56 +0000 Tasnim Shamma 26827 at http://wfae.org US Airways Mechanics File For Election To Join Teamsters