May 26, 2017 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE CUPE Local 1975 concerned about potential contracting out at the U of S SASKATOON: CUPE Local 1975 is concerned that the University of Saskatchewan’s interest in negotiating an incentivized exit with union employees may lead to contracting out of key university services. “Under the current collective agreement, the employer is prohibited from contracting out … Read More
You may have heard that the University of Saskatchewan expressed an interest in negotiating a program for incentivized exit with CUPE Local 1975. While the executive understands this would be an enticing benefit for some of our members who are close to retirement, we are very concerned that the Employer would not agree to include language that would prohibit them … Read More
The Union has begun Interest Based Bargaining with the Employer. Meetings will take place Thursday May 11th and 12th.