FAIR WAGES & PROPER RESPECT
UPDATE (6/4/2018) : Here are the location details for voting :
When : Tuesday, June 5th between 7am - 4:30pm
Where: Nyumburu Multipurpose Room, Lower Level (next to Stamp)
Who: ALL UMD Non-Exempt and Exempt Staff
Why: To vote YES on our new employee contract
But the fight is not over. We need to show a united front to the University through a strong vote in support of this contract! We must continue our fight to improve jobs for all state employees through these key efforts :
IT'S TIME FOR MANAGEMENT TO FEEL THE HEAT
A delegation of 12-15 members from housekeeping and maintenance approached Residential Facilities Director, Jon Dooley, during the Employee Recognition and Appreciation Luncheon for division staff at University of Maryland. Over 100 workers wore stickers in solidarity with AFSCME members, during the luncheon and throughout the workday on Tuesday, May 8th.
AFSCME MEMBERS DEMAND BETTER WORKPLACE CONDITIONS
EVERY ACTION HAS A EQUAL REACTION
After receiving the petition of over 100 signatures and witnessing the solidarity and strength our membership, Jon Dooley committed to meeting with staff no later than May 15th to discuss our demands regarding working conditions in the summer.
If you are interested in attending the meeting or want to support workers rights in your department, please send a message to firstname.lastname@example.org