Employment Groups

  Non-Certified Employment Groups (Non Union)

Executive (Academic and Support)

Executive Staff
i.e.) President, Vice-Presidents, Associate Vice-Presidents, Vice-Provosts, Comptroller, and Executive Directors.

Board of Governors Exclusions (Academic and Support)
i.e.) any staff member on the Board of Governors

Academic  (Non-Certified)

Senior Administrative Academic Staff
i.e.) Deans of Faculties, Directors of Schools, Heads of Colleges, and Directors of Libraries.

Administrative Academic Staff
i.e.) Associate Deans of Faculties, Associate and Assistant Directors of School and Directors of Schools within a Faculty. Academic staff who report directly to the Dean or Director of a faculty or school

Geographical Full-Time Academic Staff
i.e.) Geographical Full-Time Medical Doctors and Clinical Psychologists at the rank of Professor, Associate Professor, Assistant Professor, Lecturer.

Sessional Professional Academic Staff
i.e.) Sessional Instructors, Part-Time Instructors teaching degree credit programs.

Research Academic Staff  (requires Adobe Acrobat Reader)
i.e.) Research Associates, Professional Associates

Other Academic Staff
i.e.) Sessional Instructors, Part-time Instructors teaching in non-degree credit programs, Student Research Assistants, excluded Teaching Assistants, Graders/Markers, Clinical Educators, Student Mentors, Part-time Academic Administrative Staff, and Exam Invigilators.

i.e.) Visiting Scholars.

Support Staff Groups (Non-Certified)  

Excluded Management, Administrative and Professional Support Staff (EMAPS)
i.e.) Directors, Managers, Unit Heads, Assistant Directors, Nurses, Social Workers, Architects, Engineers, Agrologists, Dental Hygienists, Pharmacists, Executive Assistants and Confidential Secretaries to Deans, Directors, Senior Administrators and the Executive; staff in Human Resources and confidential area supervisors.

Medical Practitioners and Administrators
i.e.) Practicing Dentists and Doctors, dentists or doctors who are the directors or assistant directors of a dental or medical clinic or health service unit.

Nurses in Northern Manitoba
i.e.) Research Nurses or Nurse Coordinator (working in Northern Manitoba locations).

Student Support Staff
i.e.) Full-time students excluded from support staff bargaining units because they regularly work less than twenty hours per week (except in the Libraries and Book Store). i.e.)  Food Service Workers, Clerks, Laboratory Assistants, Technical Assistants, etc. and Student Constables.

Out of Province Support Staff
i.e.) Support staff who are not members of any other support staff employee group because they are out of province employees. i.e.)  Clerical, Laboratory Technicians, Dental Technicians, Physiotherapists, Occupational Therapists.

Certified Employment Groups (Unionized)

Academic Staff Associations/Unions  

University of Manitoba Faculty Association (UMFA)
i.e.) All Full-Time Academics, Professors, Associate Professors, Assistant Professors, Lecturers, Academic Librarians, Instructors I, II and Senior Instructors (except GFT's in Faculty of Medicine); all full-time Lecturers, Assistant Professors, Associate Professors and Professors who are professional dentists; Additional appointments to teach degree credit or non-degree credit courses on a sessional or casual basis that are held by an employee from the UMFA bargaining unit.

Canadian Union of Public Employees, Local 3909 Unit 2 (C.U.P.E. - Sessionals)
i.e.) Sessional Instructors, Instructors and Librarians.

Canadian Union of Public Employees, Local 3909 Unit 1 (C.U.P.E. -Teaching Assistants)
i.e.) Lecturers/Instructors, Teaching Assistants, Graders/Markers.

Support Staff Associations/Unions

Association of Employees Supporting Education Services (AESES/General)
i.e.) Office, Administrative and Library Assistants (including student employees in the Book Store and Library), Technicians, Child Care Workers, Information Technology personnel, Agricultural Attendants, Patrol Officers and Patrol Supervisors.

National Automobile, Aerospace and Agriculture Implement Workers Union of Canada (UNIFOR)
i.e.) Power Engineers, Trades, Caretakers, Residence staff, Groundskeepers, Truck Drivers, and Food Service Workers.

                  Canadian Union of Public Employees, Local #1482
      i.e.) Technicians, Office and Administrative Assistan


For additional information relating to these groups please see the Procedures document.