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This commentary from MLA David Coon originally appeared in the May 11, 2017 edition of The Daily Gleaner.When I graduated from university I wrote the federal public service exam, believing public service would be a career where I could make…
The instructors at the New Brunswick College of Craft and Design have reached a tentative deal on a new collective agreement.Represented by the New Brunswick Union (NBU), the next step in the process is to present the deal to members,…
The newest groups in the New Brunswick Union (NBU) have voted to ratify their first collective bargaining agreements.Members of the Miramichi Seniors Centre and Mount Saint Joseph voted unanimously in favour of accepting the contract during a vote held on…
The professional and supervisory employees of the Miramichi Seniors Centre and Mount Saint Joseph agreed to a tentative contract with their respective employers on May 1st.Represented by the New Brunswick Union (NBU), the deal marks the first time professional and…
More than 1,000 members of the New Brunswick Union (NBU) took part in a recent Telephone Town Hall on the topic of Health and Safety in the Workplace.The event - hosted by NBU President Susie Proulx-Daigle with guest speaker and…
Thursday, April 27, 2017

National Day of Mourning

The National Day of Mourning - held each year on April 28 - honours those killed or injured while on the job.Established by the Canadian Labour Congress in 1984 to mourn the dead and fight for the living, the day…
The New Brunswick Union (NBU) is applauding Premier Brian Gallant and his government concerning the recent announcement of a new holiday in the province - Family Day.During the NBU's Biennial Convention in October of last year, the Clerical and Regulatory…
Seniors and Long-Term Care Minister Lisa Harris recently stated a new 240-bed nursing would be going ahead regardless of a petition signed by more than 11,000 members of the public opposing the P3 model.A troubling statement when you consider several…
The New Brunswick Union is deeply troubled by the statements made recently by Premier Gallant in regards to the property tax situation.First and foremost, the blame for this problem does not sit with the assessors, it rests with the elected…
Friday, March 24, 2017

PAY EQUITY JOB EVALUATION STUDY

    PAY EQUITY JOB EVALUATION STUDY NEW BRUNSWICK UNION OF PUBLIC AND PRIVATE EMPLOYEES & THE GOVERNMENT OF NEW BRUNSWICK MARCH 24, 2017       PROGRESS REPORT The Joint Steering Committee had selected additional male comparators for the…