As more Canadian workers become eligible for COVID-19 vaccines and some employers make plans for a gradual return to workplaces, it’s more important than ever to know your rights when it comes to mandatory vaccinations and COVID-19 testing.
Welcome to the Stewards Network at psacbc.com
This is a collection of all the Steward-related information and posts on the website – click below for more files and topics.
The Steward is the visible presence of the union in the workplace as the union officer who works with and interacts with the members at the workplace and represents them in a specific work area.
The Steward enforces the collective agreement and protects the rights members have acquired through negotiations and other union actions. Stewards are elected or appointed within the Local. The Steward is a key person in the union and helps ensure PSAC Locals are strong, representative and successful in protecting membership rights.
For more information about the Steward’s Network, contact Dave Jackson in the Victora Regional Office at (250) 953-1050 or 1 (866) 953-1050.
Some commonly used forms
- grievance form -Shop stewards can use this form to file grievances on behalf of their members – download one here.
- grievance transmittal form – Use this form to advance a grievance to the next stage – download one here.
- stewards fact sheet – This fact sheet can be used to collect information on the issue or problem that a grievance seeks to address. This will help stewards ensure that the grievance process and timeframes have been respected – download one here.
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