– A second group of Halifax
university employees have rejected a contract offer from their employer.
and Lab Instructors at Mount
Saint Vincent University
rejected the employer’s latest offer by a large
CUPE Local 3912 represents some 100 employees at the
CUPE National Representative Peter Baxter says, “The key outstanding issues are wages, compensation for Lab Instructors and leaves of absence.
“As with Dalhousie, the
monetary offer tabled by this employer is far less than what was recently
negotiated at SMU. The union is willing to resume contract talks in an effort
to avoid strike action,“ says
The more than 900 members of CUPE Local 3912 at Dalhousie have also
turned down their employer’s last offer.
Peter Baxter Barb
CUPE National Rep. President, CUPE Local 3912 CUPE Communications Rep.
455-4180 (o) (902) 670-4398 (Cell) 455-4180 (o)
(902) 542-7981 (h)