OPSEU Local 241 - Mohawk College Support Staff

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Local Town Hall – Wednesday July 15, 5:00 pm

Local 241 is hosting a 1-hour informational Town Hall for members on Wednesday July 15 at 5:00 pm. All support staff, including members who have been laid off, are encouraged to attend.

The town hall will include a presentation on the appropriate use of college-owned technology and systems. Tips for keeping work and personal business separate will be included. A question period will follow. 

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June 22nd, 2020|General Membership Meetings|

Statement re: Social Media and CAAT-S Division

Update: See May 14 Response Letter from CAAT-S Divisional Executives and Employee/Employer Relations Committee (PDF)

We are aware that information is being shared on social media regarding our division, CAAT Support Staff.

We want to acknowledge how stressful this time is for all of our members. As your Local Executive Committee, we understand the seriousness of the current situation across the college system. […]

May 14th, 2020|Full-Time Members, Part-Time Members|

May 5 Vote Results

Question presented on May 5: Should a delegation from our Bargaining Team / EERC accept the invitation from Council to discuss a short-term, temporary layoff process in return for enhanced entitlements for the laid off employees?

Local 241 results: 88% Yes (270 votes), 12% No (36 votes)
All colleges: 47% Yes (2585 votes), 53% No (2928 votes)

May 7th, 2020|General Membership Meetings|

Emergency Online Meeting – Tuesday May 5 @ 5:00pm

Thank you to all of our members for the amazing turnout on incredibly short notice. Vote results will be posted when we receive them, by Friday May 8.


If you have RSVP’d and haven’t received your meeting invitation by 3:00 pm, please check your spam e-mail folders.

Local 241 is convening an Online Emergency General Membership Meeting. All support staff, including […]

May 4th, 2020|General Membership Meetings|

Membership Forms – Important

It is vitally important for all Support Staff complete their membership forms. If you’ve never completed the form, can’t remember if you did, or you have changes names/addresses, please submit a form today.

How does being a signed member benefit me?

  • You confirm your OPSEU membership and will get a OPSEU member card. Membership is not automatic!
  • You become eligible for strike pay in the event of […]

Forced Vacation Questions & Answers (4-27)

Updates as of Monday April 27 2020 5:30pm

  • 5 vacation days can be saved for use after August 31 and before June 30 2021.
  • Lieu time can be used and scheduled without being restricted by the August 31 deadline. Use must be agreed between the employee and their manager.

This post is being updated as we receive information. Please check this page daily and send questions to […]

April 27th, 2020|Full-Time Members|

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About Local 241

OPSEU Local 241 proudly represents all Support Staff at Mohawk College, including part-time and student employees.

Local Stewards offer confidential, one-on-one support to our members to help navigate life in the workplace and exercise our rights as workers. Need assistance? Contact us.