Collective agreements set out the terms and conditions of employment of unionized workers as well as the rights, privileges and obligations of the union, employer and workers. UTFA is not a certified union. Instead, the association`s role in representing faculties and librarians is largely imposed by an agreement between UTFA and the University of Toronto Board of Governors. The MoA was established in the late 1970s and was explicitly designed as an alternative to union certification, although it is an option that remains open to teachers and librarians if they choose to do so. The current collective agreement expires on December 31, 2020. The Canadian Union of Public Employees, Local 3902, Unit 5 (CUPE Local 3902, Unit 5) represents those who are employed as postdoctoral fellows at the University of Toronto and are covered by CUPE Local 3902, Unit 5. Click above for instructions on how to access your Paystub. Unifor, Local 2003 represents stationary engineers; Building management technicians; And, civil engineers. One of the most important of the Toronto School of Theology (TST) is the proximity and connection to the university community at the University of Toronto. The Memorandum of Understanding between TST and the University of Toronto provides many opportunities for TST students.
Casual student library staff are employed in the central library system of the university. The Canadian Union of Public Employees, Local 3902, Unit 1 (CUPE Local 3902) represents students at the University of Toronto, primarily PhD students who work as teaching assistants, laboratory assistants, markers, graders and trainers. . The United Steelworkers, Staff Appointed Unit, Local 1998 (ETC 1998 Staff-Appointed) represents administrative and technical officers appointed full-time and part-time by staff. The University of Toronto Faculty Association (UTFA) provides teachers and librarians with employment representation, including salary, retirement, benefit negotiations and workplace complaints. Agreements and guidelines for faculties and librarians are hosted by the office of the vice-provost, faculty – academic life.