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Local 3338 of the Canadian Union of Public Employees represents over 1200 workers, mainly at SFU campuses. Our diverse membership is spread among 7 Bargaining Units, with 7 different employers.

Message to all CUPE Local 3338 Members

Written by Communications chair. Posted in News

Dear CUPE members 

Commencing March 18, 2020 the CUPE Office staff will be working remotely and teleconferencing where possible. We understand that this is a challenging and stressful time for members.  We are are here to support you. 

Get all the latest updates regarding COVID-19 directly from SFU’s website and see the SFU community frequently asked questions about COVID-19 resource.

For all urgent union matters & questions please contact the CUPE 3338 President at: president@cupe3338.ca or call 604-763-6701 to leave a message or to arrange an appointment. . 

Thank you for your patience in this ever-changing world, stay safe and be kind.


In solidarity,
Fiona Brady Lenfesty,
President, CUPE Local 3338 @ Simon Fraser University

UPDATE on recent Union By-elections

Written by Communications chair. Posted in Uncategorized

The Special General Meeting that was held on Wednesday, August 14, 2019 was not quorate.  As a result the following members have now been appointed to the CUPE Local 3338 Executive Committee until Dec 31, 2019:

1. Ricky Che, Unit 5 – Sergeant-at-Arms

2. Cheryl Ritchie, Unit 4 – Sergeant-at-Arms

3. Mia Nissen, Unit 1 (Burnaby) – Recording Secretary

4. Jamie Mendoza, Unit 1 (Vancouver) – Member-at-Large

Many thanks to these members for coming forward to volunteer for our Union!


Nominations for each of these positions will open once again in the fall for the following term: January 1, 2020 through to December 31, 2021. 

We are still needing volunteers for 2 Trustee positions  and for 1 Secretary-Treasurer position
The local needs your help to manage the work of the union. Please contact me in the Union Office if you are interested in running for one of these positions.