The RCEA is your union and represents over 1800 members, across Canada, in six bargaining units:
AD, AS, CS, OP, PG, and TO.
Local stewards are the main point of contact between members and their union, and act as a support person for members with questions and concerns. Stewards represent their members on the RCEA Executive Committee, which is the main governing body of the RCEA. This committee meets up to four or five times each year. These meetings are held after working hours at 5:00PM EST at the RCEA office and via teleconference for regions.Read More
A memorandum of understanding has been concluded between the RCEA and NRC for December shutdown. Letter of Understanding Regarding the December Shutdown 2019. Except for those employees who are required to work during the shutdown period because of operational requirements, employees will be permitted to work sufficient additional hours to replace the hours of work which would normally have been scheduled on the afternoon of 24 December and for full working days on 27, 30 and 31 December 2017. For employees on a 37.5 hours scheduled work week, the Shutdown…Read More
Preparations for the upcoming rounds of collective bargaining have begun. We are seeking input from all members as to issues of concern related to the various collective agreements. If you have had any problems with a specific clause in your collective agreement or if you would like to see some changes, please let us know. We realize that the new collective agreements have only been in effect for a short time, but your input would be appreciated. Please send your comments to firstname.lastname@example.org.Read More
March 8, 2019 marks International Women’s Day. A global day celebrating the social, economic, cultural and political achievements of women.
International Women’s Day (IWD) has occurred for over a century, with the first IWD gathering in 1911 supported by over a million people in Austria, Denmark, Germany, and Switzerland.
The United Nations began celebrating International Women’s Day in 1975. In 1977, the United Nations General Assembly invited member states to proclaim March 8 as the UN Day for Women’s Rights and World Peace.Read More