Equity Officer position vacant

Our Equity Officer is moving on to a new job. We wish Samantha the best in her new pursuits in the beautiful city of Peterborough!

There will be an election to the vacant position of Equity Officer at our November 27th General Members Meeting [GMM]. Any member can run for the position. Please send nominations (you can nominate yourself as well!) and/or inquiries to cupe4207@brocku.ca. You can nominate a member or yourself directly at the GMM.

This is an Executive Committee position subject to monthly stipend. All elected positions in our local expire on April 30 each year. General elections into all positions are held at our Annual General Members meeting [AGM] in April (date/location TBD ).

Here is the list of duties related to the position as per our bylaws:

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NEW PAYROLL SCHEDULE

Incoming members who have signed their contracts for this Fall may have already noticed the absence of preferred payment schedule check boxes, together with the list of the actual dollar amounts for each pay day.

The university has implemented a new pay schedule over the summer — “bi-weekly pay cycle with one week lag“. This means that we get paid one week after the two week pay period by which we have been paid according to the former pay system.

If your pay info was submitted on August 31 (on a contract already signed, starting Sep 1) you will get two days of pay on Friday, September 8th. The next pay day will be September 22.  How much will be deposited each pay day is not clear and so far it looks like it’s left up to your own calculations and estimates…

You can access your payroll-related information by clicking on “Additional Resources” square LOGIN TO ONEBROCK link on the HR website. Sign in as an employee and once in the Office 365 SharePoint page, click on “Payroll”.