PSAC will be offering webinars for members who volunteered to be Pay Advocates on how to address common problems with Phoenix. Participants will explore the steps to take when handling pay problems that occur due to transfer of positions or overtime. They will also explore the claims process when employees are seeking reimbursements for costs incurred due to Phoenix errors, such as paying interest on loans. The webinars will take place on July 17, 2018, in French and July 18 in English and will cover two topics:
January 31, 2018
Labour legislations in all Canadian jurisdictions give employees the right to refuse dangerous work. Here are some tools to help you exercise this right when you need to: Right to refuse dangerous work Under federal and some provincial labour laws, you have a right to refuse dangerous work, if you have reasonable cause. Wages and benefits during work refusal
January 19, 2018
Here are the schedules and locations of the ratification information sessions and vote in the different regions: Atlantic Local 80100 Jan. 25, 2018 12 pm 33 Pippy Place, Suite 105 St. John's, Newfoundland and Labrador A1B 3X2
November 17, 2017
Meet UPCE bargaining team members and representatives.
August 23, 2017
Despite an attempt this weekend by the union to return to the table to end the Winnipeg Airport strike that has been in effect since July 24, the Winnipeg Airports Authority (WAA) is doubling-down on its efforts to contract out their employees’ work. WAA has been falsely telling the media that we did not respond to their last offer before the strike began. We did respond even though they didn’t like the answer but just to be sure, we attempted to re-start a meaningful negotiation this weekend and WAA’s answer was clear.
July 19, 2017
Here’s a Q&A on unionization and other issues of concern for Civilian Members in the RCMP.
June 22, 2017
Civilian Members of the RCMP who are pay-matched to PSAC/USGE bargaining units and will be deemed public service employees as of April, 2018 are invited to attend our first ‘welcome to PSAC/USGE!’ webinar.
March 31, 2017
To Civilian Members of the RCMP who are in the process of beginning your transition to the federal public service, I am writing to welcome and introduce you to the Public Service Alliance of Canada (PSAC).
March 23, 2017
PSAC received notice from the Public Service Labour Relations and Employment Board (PSLREB) on March 20, 2017, that PSAC and others unions /associations have been granted intervenor status in the matter of CUPE’s applications to represent LES-TOs and PO-TCOs (Telecommunications Operators). Others granted intervenor status include the Canadian Police Association and the Professional Institute of the Public Service of Canada. We await further instruction from the Board in regard to hearings on the matter.
December 17, 2015
Management at the OLG Rideau Carleton Raceway Slots (RCRS) has indicated to its workers that they will be locked out as of 12:01 am on December 16.