AMUSE/Casuals and McGill sign a new collective agreement

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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.

The negotiation of this collective agreement took place over a period of 18 months, in which there were 24 negotiation meetings. Eleven of these meetings were held with the assistance of a conciliator appointed by the Ministry of Labour.

AMUSE members voted 84% in favour of the agreement on January 9th.

AMUSE/PSAC (Casuals) represents approximately 1,400 casual employees.

The full text of the collective agreement has been posted on the McGill website at http://www.mcgill.ca/hr/labour-relations/collective-agreements.

This message has been issued jointly by the Union and the University.