Museums Bargaining Committee Elections, January 9 at noon

Monday, December 16, 2019

All CUPE Local 15 Members of the Vancouver Maritime Museum, Museum of Vancouver, and the H.R. MacMillan Space Centre


It’s time to elect your Bargaining Committee!! Your new agreement expires at the end of 2020 and both the Union and Employers are eager to get to the table. Bargaining is an exciting process where you can take part in the shaping of your work conditions. Talk to former committee members to see what it’s all about and come to the meeting in January to nominate and elect your new committee. 


Date:       Thursday, January 9, 2020
Time:       12:00 noon to 1:00 p.m.
Location: TK Gallery - Vancouver Maritime Museum, 1905 Ogden Avenue


This will be a lunch hour Union meeting for all unionized staff members of the Vancouver Maritime Museum, Museum of Vancouver, and the H.R. MacMillan Space Centre on Thursday, January 9th from 12:00 to 1:00 p.m. Refreshments will be available. Hope to see you there! 


Our agenda for the meeting is as follows: 


1.    Acknowledgment and Introductions


2.    Statement from Employer(s)


3.    OHS Committee Reports


4.    Bargaining Process Explanation - a.  Research - b.  Negotiations - c.  Book-off


5.    Bargaining Committee Nominations/Elections


6.    Steward Nominations


7.    Good and Welfare


8.    Upcoming Meetings


If you have any questions or concerns prior to the meeting, please contact a shop steward: Nicola Clur (VMMS); Simon Fleming (VMMS); Ashley Jones (MOV); Fiona Hernandez (MOV); Jonathan Teague (HRMSC); Noel Graves, Chief Shop Steward (graves.cupe@gmail.com)


Gail Johnson
Staff Representative