As many of you are aware the Unite Here 40 local that provides food services to UNBC has conducted a strike vote and now is legally in a position to go on strike. CUPE 3799 has been in discussions with Unite for what a strike potentially would look like at UNBC. We are also in … Continue reading Potential Food Services strike at UNBC and ramifications to CUPE
We have recently transitioned over to better email system that brings a slew of new features and safeguards for the local's email. It brings us into compliance with PIPA regulations and at the same time makes it easier as we transition executive members in the future. It will also mean a new way to remotely … Continue reading New email system installed for CUPE 3799
Unite Here, who represent the food services workers at UNBC and others in Prince George will be having a rally on April 19th, 4:30 pm at the Ramada Hotel. They are seeking a new collective agreement and a living wage. Many of these workers have been at the University since it started, and still only … Continue reading Rally for Respect !
In case you haven't heard, UNBC has once again been named a top employer. The criteria that the judging organization uses to select the top employer has remained the same and is applied on a national basis. From the http://www.canadastop100.com/bc/ web site "(1) Physical Workplace; (2) Work Atmosphere & Social; (3) Health, Financial & Family … Continue reading UNBC named top employer, again ! Wish they would have asked us a few questions.