News

6 June 2019
NRC-RO-RCO Bargaining Update – RO RCO reaches tentative deal with NRC After intense negotiations, the RO RCO bargaining team is pleased to announce that we signed a tentative agreement with the NRC for this round of bargaining on June 3, 2019.This agreement was achieved
8 May 2019
The PIPSC-RCEA WFA bargaining team met with the employer April 15-16, 2019. Unfortunately, the employer had still not received their approved mandate from Treasury Board. Despite this limitation, the employer was able to share their perspective and the direction of proposed changes.
18 April 2019
Our latest collective agreement expired on July 19, 2018.
15 April 2019
RO/RCO Group Member Invite 2019 April Meeting London Hello RO/RCO colleagues, The RO/RCO Group executive will be meeting in London on Friday, April 26. We will be hosting a lunch for RO/RCO members at noon in meeting room 106B at NRC London.
6 March 2019
PIPSC NRC Newsletter March 2019 RO/RCO Group Research Officers and Research Council Officers Group Executive Members (2019) President Cathy Cheung Ottawa Vice-President Craig Bihun Ottawa
19 December 2018
After over a year of delays from NRC, PIPSC and RCEA met with the employer on Thursday December 13th. The employer had not yet received their mandate, and therefore the discussion was somewhat limited but productive nonetheless. High level conversations covered each side's concerns.
18 December 2018
Prior to the Group AGM, there were eight vacancies and six nominations were received. All nominations were reviewed and deemed eligible. As a result Feng Ni, Cathy Cheung, Keith Yeung, Stephan Grosse, Craig Bihun and Patricia Loder were elected by acclimation.
14 December 2018
Friday, December 7th was the implementation deadline for NRC management to issue your retroactive pay and implement the new pay scale. That date was, according to the new collective agreement, 120 days after the new contract was signed (August 9, 2018).