Unifor Local 5555 represents over 2,800 members who work as non-academic administrative, professional and technical employees, as well as facility services, parking and transit staff and special constables at McMaster University and at Regional Medical Associates (RMA). Our members are in 5 different units and are located at multiple locations across the province including McMaster's Central Campus, the Downtown Centre, McMaster Innovation Park, St. Joseph's Hospital, Hamilton General Hospital, the David Braley Cardiac, Vascular & Stroke Research Institute, various clinics, the Juravinski Hospital and Cancer Centre, Chedoke Hospital, as well as the Ron Joyce Centre in Burlington, and smaller units in Collingwood, Waterloo, and St. Catharines.

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We are pleased to report that we have reached, and ratified, a Collective Agreement for our members in Parking Services.  The membership voted over





The Canadian Union of Postal Workers (CUPW) has partnered with the Childcare Resource and Research Unit (CRRU) to find ways to improve support for

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Unifor Local 1859 members at Adient have ratified a new collective agreement that will bring jobs back to the Tillsonburg, Ontario auto seat...


Unifor members in the Saskatchewan Crown corporation sector are fed up with austerity bargaining from the provincial government...


National President Jerry Dias joined hundreds of Unifor members working at SaskTel and other Crown employers in Regina at a rally on January 29.