What is a Union Steward?

Leader. Advocate. Collaborator. Representative.

Key responsibilities:

Relationship building

Connect with your colleagues across various departments and listen to their concerns in the workplace.

Filing and investigating grievances

Document workplace issues that may violate the union contract, such as safety concerns, scheduling issues, or new policy implementations.


Educating members

Inform members of their rights, the status of negotiations, and union actions.

Building solidarity

Cultivate the union’s presence for collective action by fostering unity and trust in the workplace through honesty and transparency.

If you're interested in becoming a union steward to represent your Union and your colleagues, please contact your UAPD representative today!