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Craig Batty has been elected as Treasurer


(a) Union Experience

  • Member of CUSW since 2001
  • Completed the following CUSW training:
    • CUSW Benefit Trust Trustee training
    • CUSW activist training
    • Take to Lead
    • Contract Negotiating
    • Steward and Health and Safety Rep training

(b) Union Positions Held

  • National Executive Board Member CUSW (recorder) 2014 – 2016.
  • CUSW Field Representative in 2011
  • Convention Delegate in 2015

(c) Committee Participation

  • Lead Apprentice Orientation Sessions
  • Member of the National Values and Beliefs Committee

(d) Unit Participation

  • Recruitment activities for Greater Durham Region and Central Units
  • IOPAA rep from 2011-2013
  • Union Steward For Ottawa Unit 2011 -2013

(e) Other associated Union Experience

  • Participated in 2 rounds of Hydro One bargaining once as a full bargaining member and once as an adviser.
  • Participated in several new employer contract negotiations 
  • 309a since 1987
  • Managed personal and budgets for 55 workers 
  • Believe and promote all aspects of the CUSW way of life.
  • Involved with recruiting of trades people and apprentices.
  • Attended Powering Prosperity Awards Dinners on behalf of CUSW
  • Good knowledge of accounting practises
  • Good skills with Quick Books Account software and Simply Accounting software
  • Business Administration Diploma from  Conestoga College
  • 5 CMA accounting courses completed