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NOMINATIONS FOR 2024 ELECTIONS OF REGIONAL REPS AT COUNCIL 4000
ARE OPEN NOW

May 17, 2024

Nominations are now open for the positions of Regional Representatives for Unifor National Council 4000.  These are full-time positions that are elected to three (3) year terms commencing on July 1, 2024.  As in accordance the Bylaws of National Council 4000, the period for nomination is twenty-one (21) calendar days from the date of posting nominations, which is June 07, 2024.

Full-time position of Regional Representative 4003
Servicing members of CN Agreements 5.1 and 5.1 Supplemental (Intermodal) and Toronto Terminals Railway Agreement 5.32. (Ontario)
Present incumbent: Kristi Boisvert

 
Full-time position of Regional Representative 4003 & 4004
Servicing members of VIA Rail Agreements 1 and 2 in Ontario and VIA Rail Agreement 2 in Ontario and Quebec.  (Ontario and Quebec)
Present incumbent: Andrew Stephen
 
Full-time position of Regional Representative 4001 – 4005
Servicing members of CN Transportation Ltd.  (Nationwide)
Present incumbent: Prabhjot Sekhon
 

The Regional Representative job description and regional nomination forms can be downloaded below:

Nomination Form for (Regional Representative CNTL)
Nomination Form for (Regional Rep Local 4003 CN & TTR)
Nomination Form for (Regional Rep Local 4003 for VIA 1 & 2/4004 VIA 2, SAPUTO)

The position of Regional Representative is a full time position with Unifor National Council 4000.  Wages are as described under Article 6, Section 3 of the Council 4000 Bylaws.  Benefits are paid to the employer that you are employed with so you maintain your existing benefit plan.  Expenses are paid in accordance Article 6, Section 5 of the Council 4000 Bylaws.  Vacation is based on your present vacation entitlement with your employer.  In the case of members who are employed as contractors, vacation time is as described in Article 6, Section 4 of the Council 4000 Bylaws.
These positions are open to members in good standing whom are members of the applicable Regional Local Union and who are employed with the employers that the above position services.

Members who contemplate standing for this position should do so with confidence in their abilities to perform the required duties and take on the important responsibilities that come with this job.  As most members who occupy or accept nomination for these positions have already taken considerable training as Union representatives, training is not immediately provided as these positions are ADVANCED positions of Unifor National Council 4000

Note if elected to the position of Regional Representative servicing CNTL any owner operator will have their contract with CNTL suspended for the duration of the term and will not be permitted to maintain their vehicle in service. They will be required to provide documentation to confirm that it has been removed from the fleet prior to taking office as a condition of employment with Council 4000.

FOR COMPLETE LISTING INCLUDING OTHER LOCALS OF UNIFOR COUNCIL 4000 FOLLOW THE LINK BELOW:

www.unifor4000.com