Elections

Local 55 ONA elections for the 2021-2022 term

  • This election is for all positions
  • ONA executive and committee members and floor reps.

Election date:  November 23, 2020

Voting results will be posted soon after all ballots are cast

Voting locations:

  • Cambridge Memorial Hospital
  • St Mary’s Hospital
  • Trinity Village members will be voting at St. Mary’s Hospital
  • Saint Luke’s Place members will be voting at Cambridge Memorial Hospital

The following ONA positions will be voted on:

Local Coordinator candidates:

TBA


Local 55 Treasurer

TBA

Local 55 Secretary                  

TBA



CMH:  

Bargaining Unit President

TBA

Vice President

TBA

Committees   (click here if interested in any current openings)

Health and Safety

TBA

Human Rights 

TBA

Negotiations  

TBA

Hospital Association

TBA

Scheduling Committee

TBA


SMH:

Bargaining Unit President

TBA

Vice President

TBA

Health and Safety

TBA

Human Rights

TBA

Negotiations  

TBA

Hospital Association

TBA

Scheduling Committee

TBA


Saint Luke’s Place:

Bargaining Unit President

TBA

Vice President

N/A


Trinity Village:

Bargaining Unit President

TBA

Vice President

N/A



Elections for Local 55, all sites
TERM: January 2021 – December 2022
Local: CMH, SMH, Trinity Village and St. Luke’s place

2020 is an election year for our Local. Want to know more and be involved in your union?

Below is a list of positions you can be nominated for.


Click here to download LOCAL election policy

Click here to download Nomination form for Local 55

Send completed forms to your Election officer  by October 10 at noon.

Candidates’ names will be posted on Oct 22, 2020

Election officers

Location Name Contact
Trinity Village Brenda Pugh TBA
Cambridge Memorial Hospital Cheryl Adams TBA
St. Mary’s Hospital Bianca Colcer TBA
St. Luke’s Place Karen Robb  TBA

 

This video highlights why WE ARE ONA!

Local and Bargaining Unit Election Policy

 

Constitution, Statement of Beliefs, organization chart

 

Once an election officer has been appointed (per site), all members will be  notified by hospital email and online bulletin board.
Members accepting the role of election officer cannot be running for any ONA position.

Voting will take place November 23

Available Positions:

Excecutive

LOCAL COORDINATOR

BARGAINING UNIT PRESIDENT

BARGAINING UNIT VICE PRESIDENT

SECRETARY

TREASURER

LOCAL/BARGAINING UNIT REPRESENTATIVES
 

Committees

HUMAN RIGHTS REP

HEALTH AND SAFETY

HOSPITAL ASSOCIATION COMMITTEE

SCHEDULING COMMITTEE

NEGOTIATION COMMITTEE

PROFESSIONAL PRACTICE


Floor Reps (CMH)

1)        NURSE RESOURCE TEAM

2)        REHAB

3)        OBSTETRICS

4)        PEADIATRICS

5)        MENTAL HEALTH

6)        PERIOPERATIVE

7)         INETENSIVE CARE UNIT

8)         EMERGENCY

9)         MEDICINE

10)        INPATIENT SURGERY

11)        MEDICAL DAY CLINIC

 

Unit Representatives (SMGH)

1)       ICU/CCU

2)       OR/PACU

3)       Endoscopy

4)       700 Med/Surg

5)       Vascular Access Team

6)        3West CVS

7)        Cardiac Catheterization Lab

8)         Presurg and Day Surgery

9)         500 Medicine

10)        600 Chest Unit

11)        CVICU

12)        Nurse Practitioners

Committees / Floor Reps for Trinity Village and St. Luke’s place as available.

 

GLOSSARY OF TERMS

Candidate – A member with entitlements who has allowed her/his name to stand for an elected position and is awaiting the outcome of the vote.

Election Committee – Appointed by the Chartered Local Executive to hold the Chartered Local Elections.

Local Executive Committee – An Executive Committee administers the affairs of the Chartered Local Association (By-Law II – #1).

Member – A person who has signed a membership application form and currently holds membership entitlements in accordance with article 3.01(c) of the Constitution.

Polling Station – A place where members of the Chartered Local Association cast their vote in a Local election, as determined by the Election Committee.

Posted in Relevant Workplaces – Locals to have policy that clearly describes the locations and the methods of posting notices in the workplace.

Scrutineer – The word scrutineer refers to a member with entitlements of the Chartered Local Association who has agreed to distribute ballots for the purpose of voting at a Local election and who will also count the ballots once voting has ceased. The scrutineers will also communicate who the successful candidates are in the election.

Unit Representatives – An appropriate number of Unit Representatives are elected by and from the members of the Bargaining Unit to represent members in specific areas or functions of their employer’s establishment (By-Law VIII).