October 30, 2018 - 12:31pm •
The Atlantic regional staff will attend their annual conference from November 5-9th. PSAC strongly believes in professional development and training for union staff. In order for all staff to participate, our regional offices will be closed during this period. If you have an urgent matter, please call Regional Coordinator Erin Sirett at 902-229-2123. For all other matters, staff will respond to you as soon as possible. Thank you for your understanding.
October 29, 2018 - 10:49am •
On behalf of the PSAC Social Justice Fund Anti Poverty initiative, we were proud to present a cheque in the amount of $1,000 to Libra House. In the photo: Colleen Coffey and Jessica Keating.
October 26, 2018 - 12:20pm •
Bargaining teams representing nearly 90,000 federal public service workers need your help. The next bargaining sessions will be held on November 27-29 for table specific proposals and December 4-6 for common issues proposals. At those sessions, our bargaining team members will need to demonstrate to the employer that they have the support of PSAC members.
October 23, 2018 - 11:26am •
Sisters, Brothers and Friends,
In response to the rotating strike action at Canada Post, the Canadian Union of Postal Workers (CUPW) has requested that we proceed in our use of their services without any changes.
In the event that there is a picket line in front of any Canada Post Facility, do not cross it. Please support these members by joining their picket line or sending them messages of support.
October 22, 2018 - 8:09am •
October 15, 2018 - 7:55am •
Union of Health and Environment Workers (UHEW) Local 90002 is comprised of approximately 80 members who work for Fisheries and Oceans Canada. Members are mostly based at the Northwest Atlantic Fisheries Centre in St. John’s, NL, with some members working at satellite locations around Newfoundland and Labrador. These members work for groups focusing on science research and ecosystems management. Members of the local provide administrative services, clerical and regulatory services, program administration, and scientific technical support.
September 26, 2018 - 2:10pm •
The Public Service Alliance of Canada is negotiating a new collective agreement for nearly 100,000 Treasury Board employees working in the federal public service. Here are highlights from the major demands put forward at the common issues bargaining table:
To prevent another tragedy like Phoenix from ever happening again, PSAC is demanding greater consultation with the union before any technological changes are put in place affecting members.
September 26, 2018 - 11:13am •
If you are a committed PSAC activist who wants to deepen your learning of the labour movement in Canada, develop your leadership skills, and connect with activists from other unions across the country, then you should apply to attend the Canadian Labour Congress-sponsored Labour College of Canada Certificate Program at labourcollege.ca.
September 25, 2018 - 7:50am •
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
September 25, 2018
Members of the Public Service Alliance of Canada Rally for a Fair Collective Agreement
NEWFOUNDLAND AND LABRADOR– On September 26, members of the Public Service Alliance of Canada (PSAC) will be rallying across the province at various workplaces demanding that their employer, the Government of Canada, negotiates a fair collective agreement in a timely manner.
August 27, 2018 - 4:54pm •
SJF Sponsorship program: For Young Workers (18 – 35 years).
In addition to the subsidies provided to four young workers, the project is open to all PSAC members, who are able to cover their own expenses (see application for details).
PSAC Social Justice Fund invites your members to participate in the next “Education In Action” project in Guatemala for 2 weeks in spring 2019.