UVic CUPE 917 represents approximately 1,084 staff (406 FTE positions). CUPE 917 represents the University of Victoria's trades, grounds workers, security officers, facility attendants and janitorial, maintenance and food service workers among others.
In the fall 2015, CUPE 917 and UVic signed a memorandum of agreement to extend the collective agreement. The memorandum was ratified by CUPE 917 members and the university with the new collective agreement in effect from April 1, 2014 to March 31, 2019.
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