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  • COLLECTIVE AGREEMENT between DALHOUSIE UNIVERSITY - and - NOVA SCOTIA GOVERNMENT AND GENERAL EMPLOYEES UNION

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  • DATED: day of March, 2016

    COLLECTIVE AGREEMENT between DALHOUSIE UNIVERSITY - and - NOVA SCOTIA GOVERNMENT AND GENERAL EMPLOYEES UNION

    July 1, 2014 TO June 30, 2017

  • TABLE OF CONTENTS

    ARTICLE 1.00 - PURPOSE ........................................................................................................... 1

    ARTICLE 2.00-DEFINITIONS ..................................................................................................... 2

    ARTICLE 3.00 - RECOGNITION ................................................................................................. 4

    ARTICLE 4.00 - WORK JURISDICTION .................................................................................... 4

    ARTICLE 5.00 - CONTRACTING OUT....................................................................................... 5

    ARTICLE 6.00 - UNION SECURITY AND CHECK OFF .......................................................... 6

    ARTICLE 7.00 - UNION OFFICERS AND STEWARDS ............................................................ 6

    ARTICLE 8.00 - UNION NOTICES AND MEETINGS ............................................................... 8

    ARTICLE 9.00 - STATISTICS CONCERNING EMPLOYEES .................................................. 9

    ARTICLE 10.00 - SENIORITY ..................................................................................................... 9

    ARTICLE 11.00 - LAY-OFF, REDEPLOYMENT, RECALL AND SEVERANCE PAY ......... 12

    ARTICLE 12.00 - TECHNOLOGICAL CHANGE ..................................................................... 16

    ARTICLE 13.00 - ORGANIZATIONAL CHANGE ................................................................... 17

    ARTICLE 14.00 - MANAGEMENT RIGHTS ............................................................................ 18

    ARTICLE 15.00 - PROBATIONARY EMPLOYEES ................................................................. 19

    ARTICLE 16.00 - TERM POSITIONS ........................................................................................ 20

    ARTICLE 17.00 - TEMPORARY EMPLOYEES ....................................................................... 21

    ARTICLE 18.00 - RECURRING SESSIONAL EMPLOYMENT .............................................. 21

    ARTICLE 19.00 - RETIREMENT ............................................................................................... 23

    ARTICLE 20.00 - TERMINATION OF EMPLOYMENT .......................................................... 23

    ARTICLE 21.00 - JOINT EMPLOYER - UNION COMMITTEES............................................ 24

    ARTICLE 22.00 - LABOUR-MANAGEMENT RELATIONS ................................................... 24

    ARTICLE 23.00 INSURED EMPLOYEE BENEFITS ............................................................ 25

    ARTICLE 24.00 PENSION PLAN ........................................................................................... 26

    ARTICLE 25.00 - HEALTH AND SAFETY ............................................................................... 27

    ARTICLE 26.00 - JOB POSTING ............................................................................................... 30

    ARTICLE 27.00 - JOB EVALUATION ...................................................................................... 34

    ARTICLE 28.00 - HOURS OF WORK ........................................................................................ 37

    ARTICLE 29.00 - OVERTIME .................................................................................................... 39

    ARTICLE 30.00 MEDICAL/DENTAL APPOINTMENTS ...................................................... 42

    ARTICLE 31.00 - TEMPORARY ASSIGNMENT ..................................................................... 43

  • 1 ARTICLE 32.00 - SHIFT WORK ................................................................................................ 44

    33.00 - WEEKEND PREMIUM ................................................................................................ 45

    ARTICLE 34.00 - CALL-IN AND STANDBY ........................................................................... 45

    ARTICLE 35.00 - WAGE RATES ............................................................................................... 46

    ARTICLE 36.00 - SICK LEAVE ................................................................................................. 49

    ARTICLE 37.00 - LEAVES OF ABSENCE ................................................................................ 55

    ARTICLE 38.00 - PREGNANCY, PARENTAL, AND ADOPTION LEAVES ......................... 57

    ARTICLE 39.00 - HOLIDAYS .................................................................................................... 60

    ARTICLE 40.00 - ANNUAL VACATION .................................................................................. 62

    ARTICLE 41.00 - TUITION WAIVER ....................................................................................... 68

    ARTICLE 42.00 - DISCIPLINE AND DISCHARGE ................................................................. 70

    ARTICLE 43.00 - GRIEVANCE PROCEDURE ......................................................................... 72

    ARTICLE 44.00 - ARBITRATION PROCEDURE ..................................................................... 75

    ARTICLE 45.00 - NO DISCRIMINATION ................................................................................ 77

    ARTICLE 46.00 - SEXUAL HARASSMENT............................................................................. 77

    ARTICLE 47.00 PERSONAL HARASSMENT ....................................................................... 78

    ARTICLE 48.00 EMPLOYMENT EQUITY ............................................................................ 78

    ARTICLE 49.00 - EMPLOYEE RECORDS ................................................................................ 78

    ARTICLE 50.00 - PAY PERIODS ............................................................................................... 80

    ARTICLE 51.00 - FUTURE LEGISLATION .............................................................................. 80

    ARTICLE 52.00 - REVISION OR WAIVER BY MUTUAL AGREEMENT ............................ 80

    ARTICLE 53.00 - COPIES OF AGREEMENT ........................................................................... 80

    ARTICLE 54.00 - DURATION OF AGREEMENT .................................................................... 81

    APPENDIX "A (Page 1) ............................................................................................................. 83

    BARGAINING UNIT OF NOVA SCOTIA GOVERNMENT .................................................... 83

    KEY TO ........................................................................................................................................ 86

    APPENDIX "B" ............................................................................................................................ 86

    APPENDIX B-1 WAGE RATES ............................................................................................. 87

    APPENDIX B-2 WAGE RATES ............................................................................................. 88

    APPENDIX B-3 WAGE RATES ............................................................................................. 89

    APPENDIX B-4 WAGE RATES ............................................................................................. 90

  • 2 APPENDIX B-6 WAGE RATES .............................................................................................. 92

    APPENDIX "C" (Page 1) ........................................................................................................... 93

    SUPPLEMENTARY UNEMPLOYMENT BENEFIT PLAN ..................................................... 93

    APPENDIX "D" ............................................................................................................................ 98

    GRIEVANCE FORM ................................................................................................................... 98

    MEMORANDUM OF AGREEMENT ......................................................................................... 99

    MEMORANDUM OF AGREEMENT ....................................................................................... 100

    MEMORANDUM OF AGREEMENT ....................................................................................... 101

    MEMORANDUM OF AGREEMENT ....................................................................................... 103

    Memorandum of Agreement .................................................................................................... 106

    Memorandum of Agreement .................................................................................................... 107

    Memorandum of Agreement .................................................................................................... 109

  • 1 PARTIES TO THE AGREEMENT

    THIS AGREEMENT, hereinafter referred to as the Agreement",

    is entered into this day of March, A.D. 2016.

    BY AND BETWEEN: DALHOUSIE UNIVERSITY, a body corporate, incorporated under

    the laws of the Province of Nova Scotia, hereinafter referred to as the

    "EMPLOYER".

    AND: NOVA SCOTIA GOVERNMENT AND GENERAL

    EMPLOYEES UNION

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