The EB group includes employees responsible for education, education support and library services. The EB bargaining team exchanged bargaining proposals with the employer last May,…
Bargaining Update: Operational Services (SV) group bargaining proposals
The Public Service Alliance of Canada’s Operational Services (SV) group includes employees responsible for the operation of federal buildings and services,…
Bargaining Update: Technical Services (TC) bargaining
PSAC’s Technical Services group include federal public service employees who hold skilled technical positions such as engineering and scientific support positions,…
PSAC formally requests the launch of a public inquiry on Phoenix
National President of the Public Service Alliance of Canada, Chris Aylward, has written to Prime Minister Justin Trudeau requesting a national public inquiry on Phoenix.
New financial losses covered by claims process: what you need to know
The Treasury Board claims process for Phoenix has recently been expanded to cover financial losses caused by Phoenix related tax implications for the 2017 tax year. PSAC encourages members to review the new eligibility, and file a claim if applicable.
Grievance resolved: Calculation of supervisory differential and inmate training differential
On September 6, 2013 the employer revised their methods of calculating the supervisory differential (SD) and inmate training differential (ITD) earned on acting assignments, causing employees to receive less money. The Public Service Alliance of Canada (PSAC) filed a policy grievance in response.
Union rallies against Phoenix pay system at finance minister’s T.O. office
Around 800 members of the Public Service Alliance of Canada (PSAC) marched from Allan Gardens to the Toronto office of Finance Minister Bill Morneau on Parliament St., insisting the Liberal government should be held accountable for the Phoenix pay system crisis.
PSAC not calling on members to boycott National Public Service Week
On April 20th, Robyn Benson, National President of the PSAC, informed all components and regional executives that PSAC is not calling for members to boycott this year’s National Public Service Week, taking place June 10-16, 2018.
USJE’s Equity Committee: A Historic First!
The USJE Equity Committee met for the very first time at the beginning of January this year. Members from all regions attended the meeting, which was chaired by Regional Vice President Lynette Robinson.
USJE members honoured with the 2018 Magali Picard Award
USJE would like to congratulate three of our members and one of our Regional Vice Presidents on being honoured by the Quebec PSAC Comité des femmes with the Magali Picard award in recognition of International Women’s Day.