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Unifor Local 5555

UNIFOR Local 5555 represents all non-management, non-academic employees of McMaster University in Ontario, with the exception of non-academic employees employed for less than one year and those in TMG * and includes the Units listed below.

Unifor

* See Article 2 of the Unifor, Unit 1 collective agreement for additional exclusions.

  • Unit 1, Staff
  • Unit 3, Parking & Transit Services
  • Unit 4, Special Constables
  • Unit 5, Operations & Maintenance

Copies of the collective agreements are available from Human Resources Services, Gilmour Hall 304 or from the UNIFOR Local 5555 Office, Gilmour Hall B111.

Unit 1, Staff - Related Documents and Information

NOTE: in the event that you feel there may be an error in your seniority date, please bring it to the attention of the Unifor Office so that it may be addressed with the University.  The seniority list shall be deemed correct until such time as an error is brought to the attention of the Employer by the Union.

Collective Agreement – Unifor Local 5555, Unit 1

Unifor Local 5555, Unit 1 Collective Agreement 2019-2022 | PDF

Award of Arbitrator relating to members of CAW Local 5555 Unit 1

Award of Arbitrator George Adams in the matter of Pension Benefits for New Hires who are members of CAW Local 555 Unit 1 | PDF

Seniority List – Unifor Local 5555, Unit 1

UNIFOR, Unit 1 Seniority Report as at April 30, 2019 | PDF

Release Time Form

for Unifor Local 5555 | PDF

Deferred Salary Leave – LOU

for Unifor Local 5555 | PDF

Probationary Evaluation Form

for Unifor Local 5555 | DOC

UNIFOR Hiring Process

Guidelines for a Successful Unifor Local 5555, Unit 1 Selection Process (Last Updated: November, 2016) | PDF

Unit 3, Parking & Transit Services - Related Documents and Information

NOTE: in the event that you feel there may be an error in your seniority date, please bring it to the attention of the Unifor Office so that it may be addressed with the University.  The seniority list shall be deemed correct until such time as an error is brought to the attention of the Employer by the Union.

Collective Agreement – Unifor Local 5555, Unit 3

Unifor Local 5555 Unit 3 Collective Agreement 2018 - 2021 for Parking & Transit Services | PDF

Seniority List – Unifor Local 5555, Unit 3 FT

UNIFOR Unit 3 (FT) Seniority Report as at November 22, 2019 | PDF

Seniority List – Unifor Local 5555, Unit 3 PT

UNIFOR Unit 3 (PT) Seniority Report as at November 22, 2019 | PDF

Release Time Form

for Unifor Local 5555 | PDF

Deferred Salary Leave – LOU

for Unifor Local 5555 | PDF

Probationary Evaluation Form

for Unifor Local 5555 | DOC

Unit 4, Security Services - Related Documents and Information

NOTE: in the event that you feel there may be an error in your seniority date, please bring it to the attention of the Unifor Office so that it may be addressed with the University.  The seniority list shall be deemed correct until such time as an error is brought to the attention of the Employer by the Union.

Collective Agreement – Unifor Local 5555, Unit 4

Unifor Local 5555 Unit 4 Collective Agreement 2018 - 2021 for Special Constables | PDF

Averaging Hours of Work Approval – Unifor Local 5555, Unit 4

Approval letter from the Ministry of Labour for Averaging Hours of Work for Overtime Pay Purposes - Special Constables | PDF

Excess Hours Work Approval – Unifor Local 5555, Unit 4

Approval letter from the Ministry of Labour for Excess Weekly Hours of Work - Special Constables | PDF

Seniority List – Unifor Local 5555, Unit 4 FT

UNIFOR Unit 4 (FT) Seniority Report as at November 22, 2019 | PDF

Seniority List – Unifor Local 5555, Unit 4 PT

UNIFOR Unit 4 (PT) Seniority Report as at November 22, 2019 | PDF

Release Time Form

for Unifor Local 5555 | PDF

Deferred Salary Leave – LOU

for Unifor Local 5555 | PDF

Probationary Evaluation Form

for Unifor Local 5555 | DOC

Unit 5, Operations & Maintenance - Related Documents and Information

NOTE: in the event that you feel there may be an error in your seniority date, please bring it to the attention of the Unifor Office so that it may be addressed with the University.  The seniority list shall be deemed correct until such time as an error is brought to the attention of the Employer by the Union.

Collective Agreement – Unifor Local 5555, Unit 5

Unifor Local 5555 Unit 5 Collective Agreement 2019 - 2020 for Operations & Maintenance | PDF

Seniority List – Unifor Local 5555, Unit 5

UNIFOR Unit 5 Seniority Report as at December 4, 2019 | PDF

Release Time Form

for Unifor Local 5555 | PDF

Deferred Salary Leave – LOU

for Unifor Local 5555 | PDF

Probationary Evaluation Form

for Unifor Local 5555 | DOC

Labour Management Committee

UNIFOR Local 5555 and the University have established the Labour Management Committee to foster effective communications and working relationships between the Parties, and to maintain a spirit of mutual co-operation and respect. The UNIFOR Local 5555 – McMaster University Labour Management Committee is composed of five (5) Association Representatives and five (5) representatives of the University. Minutes of past meetings are available below.

Labour Management Committee Minutes – February 2015

Minutes from past Labour Management Committee meeting for UNIFOR Local 5555  | PDF