You Deserve Hazard Pay and to be safe at work

You work hard. Meatpacking workers in Minnesota risk their lives everyday during the COVID-19 pandemic. You deserve to be compensated with hazard pay for the additional risk you are taking.

You also deserve to be safe at work. Are you concerned about masks and PPE? Are you concerned about line speed? Are you concerned about knife safety?

Want to learn more about how you can work together with your co-workers to be safer at work? Text us today at 612-324-4066 or fill out the form to learn more.

Most Dangerous and Difficult Jobs in the U.S.

Jobs inside meatpacking plants are some of the most dangerous and difficult in the United States, and the risk to food workers and our food supply increase when the line speed increases. Together, we ensure each others' safety through our daily work, our union contract with the employer, and through advocating for safe Federal standards.

Membership Means More

For UFCW Local 663 members at JBS in Worthington, MN, and other meat packing workers, membership in UFCW means:

  • Guaranteed annual wage increases
  • The right to Union representation and a grievance procedure if your rights are violated
  • Improved worker health and safety
  • Free Union immigration and citizenship programs
  • The power in numbers to influence national standards on line speed and other workplace legislation as a Union
UFCW Local 663 Union News

Essential Workers Push Legislative Working Group to Make Deal That Includes All Workers & Call Special Session Covering *Only* Frontline Worker Pay

For Immediate Release: Sept 17, 2021 On Behalf of MN Nurses Association, SEIU Local 2… [+]

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Message from President Utecht: Like 9/11 Responders, COVID-19 Frontline Workers Deserve Our Honor and Respect

This September 11 we remember the frontline responders, many of whom paid the ultimat… [+]

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Atrial Fibrillation Awareness Month

Provided by Wilson-McShane CorporationAtrial Fibrillation (AFib) is a condition where… [+]

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