Building Representatives’ role

  • Be assigned to a building or a department
  • Welcome new employees and recruit them to become full-dues paying members
  • Communicate information about union activities and positions to members
  • Communicate member’s input on union activities and positions to the Executive Board, Bargaining Committee or other bodies.
  • Mobilize members to join union activities and campaigns
  • Be eligible for a yearly stipend of up to $780 based on activity reports to the campus lead steward
  • Be eligible for an incentive program for recruiting full-dues paying members. Receive the same legal and contractual protection as shop stewards for their union activity