Membership please ensure your contact information is up to date !

With the various potential job action and bargaining underway it is important that the local has your most recent contact information. If you are concerned that it is out of date, you have changed phone numbers, emails or want to verify what we have on record please contact Debby Foster dfoster@cupe3799.ca .

NOTE: We don’t share your information with any one, not even CUPE BC or CUPE National. You will not be emailed by outside of the local people, from providing your information.

Ratification vote for the bargaining package for Local #3799

Hello Everyone, The BIG committee has been working hard and has put together a bargaining package for us. We will be meeting to discuss and vote on the bargaining package next week. November 13th, 2014 4:30 – 5:30 pm Room: 5-178 Here is the link for members who would like to join the meeting via Elluminate: https://ca-sas.bbcollab.com/m.jnlp?password=M.4E3463DCE5F57D22AAF12B33DB1C3A&sid=2009323 Amy Beyer Read more [...]

Home / Education / Post-secondary education Simon Fraser University workers ratify deal

The prolonged labour dispute between Simon Fraser University and the 1,000 members of CUPE Local 3338 has finally come to a close as workers ratified a four year deal following three days of electronic voting which ended 4 PM on Friday, June 28th. The no concession deal included two-percent wage increases in each of the final two years, with the first two years falling under the provincial government’s Zero Mandate prohibiting wage increases for public-sector workers. The last public post-secondary Read more [...]

New printed contract getting closer

The bargaining team has met twice to go over the final collective agreement wording and UNBC has put forward some minor revisions in wording, spelling and punctuation. Now two stewards have volunteered to go over the document one last time to ensure what was agreed to, is in there.  Then it has to be signed off formally between the union and UNBC. Once that it is done it can be sent to the printers and will be made available as a PDF on our website.

Sector Profile: Post-Secondary Education

CUPE members provide services students depend on at colleges and universities nationwide. Our members work as educators, caretakers, researchers, landscapers and many other roles, in areas like libraries, food services, classrooms, IT, student-led organizations, and administrative offices. By the numbers Members 67,785 Locals 124 Collective agreements 197 Demographics Temporary positions in colleges: 24% Temporary positions in universities: 39% How we bargain University locals bargain Read more [...]

CNC Job Action Update

Several members of CUPE 3799 went to CNC today to show their support of the legal strike underway. CNC will be out again all day Wednesday and it is encouraged that members head down after work ( as we would like you at the General Membership meeting at Noon ) and walk the line. If you wanted to pick up some Timmie's before going there and sharing with the members on the line, it is greatly appreciated. CNC will be on the picket line until 11:00 p.m.       Read more [...]

Job action at CNC

CNC will have an active picket line on Tuesday November 20th and more than likely on Wednesday November 21st. The picket lines will be up from early morning to late at night. Members of CUPE 3799 please consider spending your lunch hour on Tuesday on the picket line and any other free time you may have after work. If you head down, please report to the picket captain, ask for a sign and walk the the line with other union members. If you have a choice of writing on a sign it is suggested to write Read more [...]