Unifor Local 5555 represents over 2,400 members who work as non-academic administrative, professional and technical employees, as well as parking and transit staff and special constables at McMaster University and at Regional Medical Associates (RMA). Our members are in 4 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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Unifor sends solidarity and support to the people of Fort McMurray
May 4, 2016

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As the shameful lockout of Local 597 members enters week 80 in Gander N.L., Unifor is intensifying its campaign to fix outdated provincial labour l