Article 02 – Bargaining Unit

Date: Monday, March 9, 2015 | Category: | Author:

The Company recognizes the Union as the exclusive bargaining agent for all persons employed in the unit defined by the Canada Labour Relations Board in its decision of August 16, 2000, and any amendments to the Unit as mutually agreed to by the parties, or any job subsequently held to be within the bargaining unit.

The employees covered by this Agreement shall be:

All employees of CFRN TV Edmonton, Alberta, and all employees of CFCN TV, Calgary, Alberta, except:

President, Vice-President/General Manager, Program Manager, Manager of Program Development, Director of Communications, Executive Producer, Supervising Producer, Operations Manager, Assistant Operations Manager, General Sales Manager, Retail Sales Manager, Account Executive/Sales Person, Marketing and Promotion Manager, Traffic Manager, Research Director, Commercial Production Manager, Director of News and Public Affairs, News Director/Managing Editor, Technical Producer, Technical Producer-Mobile, Director of Engineering, Manager Engineering, Chief Engineer; Manager of Finance, Controller, Accountant, Bookkeeper, Accounting Clerk, Payroll Administrator, Data Systems Supervisor, IT Manager, Credit Manager, Human Resources Manager, Human Resources Coordinator/Human Resources Assistant, Executive Secretary, Weather Host/Anchor, News Business Manager, Business Affairs Manager, Manager, Production & Interactive, Creative Director-Prairie Region, Manager Communications & Community Relations, Accounting Officer, Digital Account Manager, Digital Account Representative.

Wherever in this Agreement the word, “location” is used, it shall be defined as one of the distinct sites occupied by the television stations referred to in Article 2.1. Specifically, CFCN-TV shall be considered to be the Calgary location of the Company and CFRN-TV shall be considered to be the Edmonton location of the Company.

Where in this Agreement reference is made to a job classification, it shall mean a specific job (e.g. ENG Editor means both Senior ENG Editor and ENG Editor) and not a group of jobs which are combined for salary classification purposes.