Newsletter – December 14

Year-end message from National President

In his annual year-end address, National President David Neufeld shares his appreciation for USJE’s 18,000 members, provides a recap on the work from 2023, and a glimpse at what we’ll be working on in 2024.

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USJE meets Public Safety Minister re: changes to legislation to protect mental health of Public Safety Personnel

National President David Neufeld was joined by representatives from USJE’s Health and Safety Advisory Committee to meet newly appointed federal Public Safety Minister, the Hon. Dominic LeBlanc to discuss USJE’s proposed changes to the federal Government Employees Act.

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RCMP Civilian Members: update on wage increases, deeming and dues

PSAC and the Union of Safety and Justice Employees are aware that some members pay-matched with the EG-06 classification have not received the additional pay-grid adjustment related to their position.

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Winter holiday office closure

USJE’s offices will be closed from December 25 – January 1 inclusive. The office reopens on January 2.

USJE Boutique: suggest new swag and win it!

The USJE Boutique has been updated with new items, but we want to know which items YOU want to see added to the collection.

Yoga pants? Kites? Yo-yos? Suggest a new product for the USJE Boutique and win!

If your suggestion is chosen, you’ll be entered into a draw to win your suggested item and a $100 credit to the Boutique. Send us an email with your suggestions and PSAC ID# before 4 p.m. EST, January 12, 2024 to enter.

It’s USJE scholarship time again!

If you are a USJE member in post-secondary studies or have a child, spouse, partner, or dependent going to college or university, USJE is offering a total of seven scholarships.

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Welcome! New USJE Labour Relations Officers

USJE is pleased to welcome two new Labour Relations Officers to the National Office. D’Arcy Gauthier and Sharon Aspirot joined the LR department on December 4. They each bring a unique and fresh perspective to the group and we are happy to have them as part of the team. Welcome!

Jobs with USJE

USJE is seeking to hire a term Labour Relations Officer, and an Information Management Associate.

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CIPSRT Symposium March 19-20, 2024

Save the date: CIPSRT is hosting a 2-day symposium that is intended to raise a greater awareness among PSP about past, present, and future CIPSRT related activities and achievements across Canada.

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UPDATE: PSAC 2024 calendars now available!

Plan ahead for 2024 with our PSAC calendars, now available at PSAC regional offices across the country!

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