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Negotiation Update: AMURE (Research Associates/Assistants)

On August 28, the parties met in the presence of a Conciliator appointed by the Ministry of Labour. In response to a Union proposal made on June 26, McGill presented a global proposal including all previously agreed upon items, pending items, and a detailed monetary offer.

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Published: 13 Sep 2017

New collective agreement for AMURE (Postdocs)

Following the decision of a government-appointed arbitrator, a three-year collective agreement has been finalized between McGill University and AMURE (Postdocs), effective August 1, 2017. This is their first collective agreement.

The new collective agreement includes benefits coverage for many members of the AMURE (Postdocs) bargaining unit, as well as other changes to their compensation and working conditions.

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Published: 12 Sep 2017

Negotiation Update: AMURE (Research Associates/Assistants)

On June 26, the parties met for a full day in the presence of a Conciliator appointed by the Ministry of Labour. As a follow-up to previous meetings, McGill presented aggregate information on 2016-17 hours worked by a group of casual research assistants. In previous meetings the Union had requested details on the contracts and hours worked of 32 casual research assistants.

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Published: 13 Jul 2017

Floor Fellows sign first collective agreement

On Monday, July 3, McGill’s Floor Fellows, represented by the Association of McGill University Support Employees (AMUSE) / Public Service Alliance of Canada (PSAC), signed their first ever collective agreement with the University. AMUSE (Floor Fellows) represents approximately 75 employees on both the Downtown and Macdonald campuses.

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Published: 13 Jul 2017

Update on negotiations with AMURE (research associates and research assistants)

Originally posted on December 22, 2016

The Union and University representatives met on December 19, 2016.

As a follow-up to previous meetings, the University made several written proposals relative to: Harassment, Sexual Harassment and Discrimination; Health and Safety; Work Accidents; Postings, Appointments and Reappointments; and Probationary Periods.

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Published: 25 May 2017

Two more SEU units approve new collective agreements

Initially posted on October 12, 2016.

Members of the Service Employees’ Union (SEU) Local 800 (FTQ) from McGill’s Printing Services and Data Centre voted in favour of new collective agreements at general assemblies held respectively on October 4 and 5, 2016. The unions, which represent some 10 employees, and the University had reached tentative agreements in May 2016. These new agreements will be in effect for five years from the day they are signed.

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Published: 25 May 2017

AMUSE/Casuals and McGill sign a new collective agreement

Originally posted on February 1, 2017

On January 30th, the Association of McGill University Support Employees (AMUSE/Casuals) / Public Service Alliance of Canada (PSAC) and McGill University signed a new collective agreement. This is the second collective agreement with this unit and it will last 40 months with an expiry date of May 31st, 2020.

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Published: 25 May 2017

Update on negotiations with AMUSE (floor fellows)

Originally posted on October 14, 2016.

The parties met on October 6 in the presence of the arbitrator appointed by the ministère du Travail. Most of the day was spent discussing the role of current floor fellows in the selection process of new floor fellows following an annual recruitment activity. The parties discussed at length their interests and objectives related to this process and in the end were able to agree on language that is satisfactory to both parties.

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Published: 25 May 2017

AMUSE Floor Fellows: Negotiation Update

Originally posted on February 8, 2017

On February 6, representatives of the Union and McGill met in the presence of the Arbitrator appointed by the Ministry of Labour, to establish their positions and discuss next steps for negotiations on a first collective agreement. This meeting was held following McGill’s decision not to endorse an agreement that includes both free room & board and wages for work performed.

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Published: 25 May 2017

Update on negotiations with AMUSE (casual employees)

Originally posted on October 25, 2016.

The parties met on October 14 in the presence of the conciliator appointed by the ministère du Travail.

The employer presented the results of the costing of the monetary demands submitted by the union at the last meeting. The employer answered the union’s questions related to this costing exercise.

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Published: 25 May 2017

Update on negotiations with AMURE (postdoctoral researchers)

The parties met on October 17. The union presented a global counter-offer that, for the most part, aligns with the employer's offer. Some articles still need to be discussed. The employer committed to analyzing the financial impact of the counter-offer before the next meeting, set for November 7.

This update is meant to inform the community about ongoing negotiations and has been validated by the union.

Published: 25 May 2017

AMUSE Floor Fellows: Negotiation Update

Originally posted on February 10, 2017

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Published: 25 May 2017

Update on negotiations with AMUSE (casual employees)

Originally posted on October 26, 2016.

The parties met for a full day on October 24 in the presence of the conciliator. The parties agreed to conduct exploratory discussions on two non-monetary topics and then move on to monetary topics if they managed to agree on the non-monetary topics.

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Published: 25 May 2017

Update on negotiations with AMUSE (floor fellows)

Originally posted on October 28, 2016.

The parties met on October 19 in the presence of the arbitrator appointed by the ministère du Travail. They resumed the discussion they had started at the previous meeting on the rules governing the allocation of contracts to floor fellows, and more specifically, to returning floor fellows.

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Published: 25 May 2017

Update on negotiations with AMURE (research associates and research assistants)

Originally posted on October 28, 2016.

The parties met on October 20 and 21. They discussed and agreed on the content of the articles pertaining to leaves without pay, to union activities (non-monetary aspects), to the reimbursement of expenses and to temporary alternate work arrangement.

The parties also agreed on the content of two agreement letters related to Human Resources information systems, as well as McGill ID cards and library access.

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Published: 25 May 2017

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