2020 is an Election and Appointment year at CUSW - and you play an important role in the entire process.

As a Member of CUSW, you can participate and have a voice in all aspects of the union and your workplace, including casting your vote in elections.

Between January and March 2020, Workplace Elections will be taking place. During this time each Bargaining Unit will elect a member into the roles of Steward and Health and Safety Representative.

Have you thought about taking on a leadership role? Get to know what each role is all about in the Resources links below – be sure to check out the 15 minute courses detailing what's involved in each of these important positions.

Current Election stage: Workplace Elections


Overview: Some of the key responsibilities of the Workplace Steward, include the enforcement of the Collective Agreement, his/her role in the Duty of Fair Representation and the protection of the Work Jurisdiction.


Health and Safety Representative

Overview: Some of the key responsibilities of the Workplace Health and Safety Representative, include conducting workplace inspections, identifying hazards and promoting a healthy and safe workplace that is free of harassment and discrimination.