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    12 April 18 - AUPE "Save our Backs" Campaign

    The Alberta Union of Provincial Employees (AUPE) has been at the forefront of pushing for occupational health and safety (OHS) changes at worksites in all sectors the union proudly represents for decades.From being the first union in Canada to hire a full time OHS representative in 1977, to recently advocating for major changes to OHS legislation that benefit all workers, AUPE has worked hard to improve your safety at work.That’s why AUPE is proud to be a part of a joint-campaign with the ...  Read More...

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    12 April 18 - AUPE "Save our Backs" Campaign

    The Alberta Union of Provincial Employees (AUPE) has been at the forefront of pushing for occupational health and safety (OHS) changes at worksites in all sectors the union proudly represents for decades.From being the first union in Canada to hire a full time OHS representative in 1977, to recently advocating for major changes to OHS legislation that benefit all workers, AUPE has worked hard to improve your safety at work.That’s why AUPE is proud to be a part of a joint-campaign with the ...  Read More...

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    11 Apr 18 - Apply to Childrens Camp AUPE

    CAMP AUPEGOLDEYE CONFERENCE CENTRE IN NORDEGG, ABAUG 26 - 31, 2018 WHO CAN GO?This youth camp is for children of AUPE members between the ages of ten and thirteen.Two youths from each of AUPE’s 33 locals will be chosen by completely random selection; every applicant has an equal chance of attending.APPLY TO ATTENDApplications are open through AUPE’s online registration system! Click here to apply!Your child must be born between Aug. 31, 2005 and Aug.   Read More...

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    10 April 18 - International Pay Equity Day

    On Tuesday, April 10, AUPE recognized Equal Pay Day. This day is an internationally recognized day to bring attention to wage inequalities that exist throughout the world. Canadian recognition of the day was founded by the National Committee on Pay Equity in 1996.   Read More...

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    10 Apr 18 - Alberta university, college presidents' pay to face new limits

    Bonuses and many perks are prohibited under new systemThe following CBC News article was posted: Apr 10, 2018 12:23 PMHigh salaries, bonuses and perks paid to some college and university presidents will be trimmed or eliminated under a new compensation plan unveiled Tuesday by the Alberta government.Annual salaries paid to 20 of the province's post-secondary presidents will have to fall within five pay grids:University of Alberta, University of Calgary: $349,800 (minimum) to $447,000 (m...  Read More...

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    4 April 18 - Equal Pay Day is Tuesday April 10, 2018

    WEAR RED!Sisters and Brothers,I would like to take this opportunity, on behalf of the Committee, to thank you for your continued support of the work that the Alberta Union of Provincial Employee’s (AUPE) Pay and Social Equity Standing Committee does on your behalf.The Committee is entering into a new year of activism and wants to continue to bring events and issues to your attention that can help all of our members.On Tuesday, April 10, AUPE will be recognizing Equal Pay Day. This day is an inte...  Read More...

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    3 APRIL 2018 - TICKET SALES UPDATE (AVAILABLE AT AUPE REGIONAL OFFICE APRIL 19/18)

    Calgary Zoo, Heritage Park and "BBQ at the Zoo" tickets will be available starting April 19/18. For ticket purchases please refer to the posters below.Tickets will also be available for purchase at our next Calgary Area Council Membership Meeting on Thursday Evening April 19/18 at the AUPE Regional Office (200, 2116 – 27 Avenue NE). Doors open at 530-6:30pm.   Read More...

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    20 Mar 2018 - NOW ACCEPTING APPLICATIONS FOR PRAIRIE SCHOOL FOR UNION WOMEN (DEADLINE 12 APRIL 2018)

    Prairie School for Union Women is an intensive four-day school where women across the country meet to learn personal and leadership skills in a supportive environment.AUPE’s Women’s Committee is now accepting applications to attend the annual Prairie School for Union Women in Saskatchewan, running June 10 to 14. Deadline to apply for the available spots is April 12.Where: Waskesiu Lake, SaskatchewanWhen: June 10-14, 2018Complete the application form:  WCPrairieSchool_2018.pdfEve...  Read More...

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    15 Mar 18 - PIA Conference April 5-6 2018

    Joel French, Executive Director of Public Interest Alberta (PIA), came to talk to us at our Local 039 General Meeting last November. If you enjoyed what he had to say or are interested in learning more about Alberta’s public interests, then you’ll want to attend this conference. This year’s Keynote Address is by Alex Himelfarb, former Clerk of the Privy Council and editor of Tax is Not a Four-Letter Word.Visit Public Interest Alberta to learn more.   Read More...

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    1 Mar 18 - Bill 30 Workplace Health & Safety Laws Fact Sheet

    Please find attached the Bill 30 Fact Sheet for your information.bill30factsheet.pdfPlease email bill30@aupe.org with any questions, or for more information on changes to the Occupational Health and Safety Act and the Workers' Compensation Act.   Read More...

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