GENERAL MEMBERSHIP MEETINGS

The next General Membership Meeting will be held on April 18th, 2017 and will be video-conferenced to UTM and UTSC.

GMM dates in 2017: 

Tues May 9,  5:00 – 6:00 pm

Wed June 28, Union Hall, 3:30 -5:00 pm

Wed June 28,  Barbecue – 5:00 – 9:00 pm

Wed July 12,  12:00 – 1:00 pm

Tues August 15, 12:00 – 1:00 pm

Tues September 12,  12:00 – 1:00 pm

Wed October 11,  (TBD)

Thurs November 9,  (TBD)

Thurs December 14, 3:30-5:00 and Holiday Party 5:00 – 9:00 pm

NEW MEMBER ORIENTATION

*Please note that all new member orientations are from 3 to 5 pm.

NEW New member orientation dates in 2017:

St. George Campus:  Jun 9th, Jul 14th, Aug 11th, Sept 8th, Oct 13th, Nov 10th, Dec 8th.

UTSC: May 19th, Aug 18th, Nov 17th.

UTM: June 8th, July 13th, Sept 14th, Dec 14th.

 

Staff Appointed Unit

Over 4000 permanent, continuing staff in administrative and technical positions at the University of Toronto’s St. George, UTSC, and UTM campuses.
Collective Agreement

Casual Unit

Over 3000 casual staff at the three University of Toronto campuses.
Collective Agreement

*Casual Information Sheet

Inquiry Form for Casuals
Victoria University Unit

Staff in administrative, security, custodial, grounds and physical plant maintenance, and food services positions at Victoria University.
Collective Agreement

University of St. Michael's College Unit

Staff in administrative and facilities maintenance positions at the University of St. Michael's College.
Collective Agreement

University of Toronto Schools (UTS) Unit

Staff in administrative and technical positions at the University of Toronto Schools (UTS).
Collective Agreement

*NEW: Memorandum of Settlement 2016


Local 1998 members are eligible for the following services and discounts:

 

Steelworkers Dental

Steelworkers Dental’s mission is to provide professional dental care in a warm and friendly environment.

Our clinics are located in four convenient locations.

We take pride in providing oral health care to union members and to the general public.

As a non-profit, Steelworkers Dental bills its services below the current ODA (Ontario Dentist Association) fee guide. Our below ODA service fees are available to union members and to the public.

We offer flexible appointment times and never overbook.

Request an appointment

Allstate Home and Auto Insurance

10 MINUTES FOR $10

GET A QUOTE WITH ALLSTATE AGENT THOMAS SMITH AND I WILL DONATE $10 TO A USW SUPPORTED LOCAL CHARITY* AND USW MEMBER’S GET A PREFERRED GROUP DISCOUNT!!!

USW GROUP CODE: CO0006

*conditions of donation: A donation will only be made when a USW member calls that is not currently insured with Allstate, and you must get a quote with agent Thomas Smith of Allstate insurance. This is an offering  by the agent, not by Allstate Canada.

If you are already with Allstate Insurance, please contact agent Thomas Smith on your next renewal to have the discount added to your policies. *Important: group discounts can only be added at renewal.

Call for a quote today!

Thomas Smith

416-400-8348

Senior Sales Agent

tsmith@allstate.ca

UnionLink

Home and Auto Insurance
Exclusive rates for Local 1998 Members, Retirees, Spouses and their Dependants!

Please Contact:
Zeki Akcay
Office: 416-644-7777
Toll Free: 1-855-530-9787
Email: ZekiA@pbnet.ca

* Proof of eligibility is required. Contact info@usw1998.ca to obtain proof or present a Local 1998 membership card.

Ontario Science Centre

Preferred partners save 20% on tickets:

Local 1998 members can book in advance by calling the Ontario Science Centre’s Contact Centre and quoting your Science Centre-assigned discount code and your organization name to activate the discount.

Prepaid tickets can be picked up at the Membership Desk or Box Office by presenting the reservation number and valid organization ID/affiliation on the day of visit. The telephone transaction fee is waived for Preferred Partners.

*Click here to see events and pricing for Spring 2016!

Local 1998 Discount Code: 3887

More Information

Royal Bank of Canada

Exclusive discount for United Steel Workers Union.

Save on Car and Home Insurance with rates exclusive to the United Steel Workers Union.

As the provider of Car and Home Insurance for your organization RBC Insurance Agency is able to offer you as well as your spouse and dependent children- exclusive group plan rates that could save you hundreds of dollars in premium every year.

Savings are just the beginning. You’ll also benefit from personalized service and expert advice. Our Licenced Advisors will take the time to understand your needs and explain all the details of your coverage so you can feel confident that you have the right protection for your needs.

Be sure to mention you are from the United Steel Workers Union.

Contact Rita Vince today and find out how much you could save.

905-286-4452

Rita.vince@rbc.com

Wild Water Kingdom

Wild Water Kingdom welcomes Local 1998!

Save 30% off Regular Admission:

1. Go to www.wildwaterkingdom.com/tickets
2. Click on “BUY TICKETS” button
3. Enter your assigned promo code: USW13
4. Purchase and print your discounted ticket.

Medieval Times Dinner & Tournament

Local 1998 members can buy tickets at discounted prices:
Adult admission – 35% off
Child admission – 25% off

Click here for more information

Great Wolf Lodge

2016 Corporate Leisure Program
Save up to 15% off!
Code: USW

Click here to download the flyer