Members at Compass Food Services (Cavell Gardens) - Nominations for 2 Bargaining Committee Members

Nominations are now open for the positions of 2 Bargaining Committee Members for the upcoming bargaining at Cavell Gardens. No previous experience in negotiations is required to be the on the Bargaining Committee, but you must have a signed membership application card on file with the union in order to run or vote in an election. As a Bargaining Committee Member you will be expected to:

•    Liaise between the bargaining committee and Staff Representative on issues leading up to bargaining
•    Attend caucus meetings and assist in the development of proposals for collective bargaining
•    Assist in gathering and distributing information from and to members at the worksite 
•    Attend collective bargaining sessions with the Employer
•    Take notes related to the bargaining process and provide copies of same to the Staff Representative at the conclusion of bargaining
•    Provide feedback and information to the Staff Representative during the bargaining process
•    Participate in discussions related to the Employer’s proposals, and assist in developing counter proposals
•    Assist with ratification or other votes or meetings that may be held related to bargaining

In the event there are more nominations received than positions available a vote will be held.

Please complete the attached nomination form and return it by fax to:
Sean Antrim at 604.215.1410

The deadline for receipt of nominations is 5:00 p.m. Wednesday, August 17, 2016 

Only one completed nomination form for the position of Bargaining Committee Member is required for each member nominated.

In solidarity

Sean Antrim
Staff Representative

Download PDF of notice here

Download PDF of nomination form here