Committees

There are a number of committees that this local has working on various projects in order to address important issues and engage our members. If you are interested in joining any of the committees listed below, please contact the chair of that committee for more information.

Committees Listing

Bargaining Committee (City – Engineering)

  • Chair, Andrew Ledger
  • Elected to fairly represent it’s members in collective bargaining.

Bargaining Committee (City – Parks)

  • Chair, Andrew Ledger
  • Elected to fairly represent it’s members in collective bargaining.

Bylaws Committee

  • Chair, Dennis Donnelly
  • Reviews and recommends the bylaws and procedures of the local.

Grievance Committee

  • Chair, Gary Parker
  • Provides an appeal process for member grievances that have not been recommended to proceed by the local advisers.

Occupational Health & Safety Committee (OH&S)

  • Co-Chair, Laurence Cameron
  • Co-Chair, Sharon Chu
  • Works to improve the health and safety conditions for our members and ensures that all workplaces have the right representation.

Political Action Committee

  • Chair, Andrew Ledger
  • Reviews and recommends how CUPE 1004’s collective power can be useful during elections, including municipal, provincial, federal elections.

Executive Committees Listing

Budget & Finance Committee

  • Chair, Frank Lee
  • Reviews the financial statements and develops the budget.

Building Committee

  • Chair, Frank Lee
  • Monitors the current status of the Maritime Labour Centre as well as researches other options in the Metro Vancouver area that suits the local’s needs.

Communications Committee

  • Chair, Dennis Donnelly
  • Reviews communications of the local, including the website, branded materials, etc.

Staff Relations Committee

  • Chair, Andrew Ledger
  • Negotiates with the unionized staff during collective bargaining.