Rx-Tx-Hx

Who we are:

  • We are Researchers (RX) and Technical Employees (TX) with job titles that include staff research associates, lab assistants, animal technicians, electronics technicians, scene techicians and countless others. 
    Complete list of RX and TX titles
  • We are Health Care Professionals (HX) that comprise of audiologists, case managers, clinical social workers, dietititans, occupational therapists, physical therapists, and many others titles.
    Complete list of HX titles

Contracts: Researchers (RX) | Technical Employees (TX) | Health Care Professionals (HX)

Current contract status: Bargaining a new contract now. RX and TX contracts expired 9/30/17. HX contract expired 10/31/17.

Bargaining priorities:

  1. Wages: Fair cost-of-living, longevity step increases, equity for titles under market rate
  2. Pension: No 2-tier, no driving new employees out of pension
  3. Job security: Strengthen preferential rehire, expand training
  4. Union accountability & strength: contact new hires to provide crucial job information


RX and TX Bargaining Reports:

01: UCD, May 8-10, 2017
02: UCLA, June 21-22, 2017
03: UCSC, July 13-14, 2017
04: UCSD, July 24-25, 2017
05: UCSF, August 14-17 & 23-24, 2017
06: UCM, September 6-7, 2017
07: UCSB, September 19-20, 2017
08: UCR, September 25-26, 2017
09: UCB, October 2017
10: UCI, October 30, 2017
11: UCD, December 4-5, 2017
12: UCSC, January 16-17, 2018
13: UCSD, March 12-13, 2018
17: UCSD, July 12-13, 2018

 

HX Bargaining Reports:

01: UCSF, August 14-17 & 23-24, 2017
02: UCD, August 30-31, 2017
03: UCLA, September 21-22, 2017
04: UCSD, October 9-10, 2017
05: UCI, October 23-24, 2017
06: UCD, November 6-7, 2017
07: UCLA, November 27-28, 2017
08: UCSF, December 11-12, 2017
09: UCSD, January 24-25, 2018
10: UCI, February 13-15, 2018
11: UCD, March 1-2, 2018
13: UCSF, May 14-15, 2018
14: UCSD, June 28-29, 2018
15: UCSD, July 12-13, 2018
16: UCLA, Aug 30-31, 2018


Contract Action Watch

01: April 2008
02: August 2008
03: October 2008
04: April 2013
05: July 2013
06: October 2017

RX/TX Bargaining Team:
Jamie McDole, Chief Negotiator
Rick Bloemhard, Electronics Engineering Technologist II, LBNL
Elisa Cleveland, Staff Research Associate III, UCSF
Juliana Emert, Animal Health Tech I, UCSD
Bill Fitzpatrick, Sr Construction Inspector, UCSB
Karen Galbreath, Animal Health Technician III, UCD
Angelica Mondragon, Staff Research Associate II, UCLA
Bill Rowley, Lead Radiation Control Technician, LBNL
Dan Russell, Business Technology Support Analyst, UCB
Teresa Salvato, Museum Scientist, UCR
Kevin Two, Computer Research Spec II, UCM
Erich Wise, Sr Lab Mechanician, UCI
Melanie Young, Principal Animal Tech, UCSC

HX Bargaining Team:
Jamie McDole, Chief Negotiator
Tom Brewer, Clinical Lab Scientist, UCLA
TK Lee, Pharmacist, UCSD
Tobirus Newby, Clinical Social Worker III, SHC 
Brandon Sessler, Physician Assistant, UCSF
Enrique Trinidad, Nuclear Med Tech, UCI
Greg Wine, Sr Registered Dietitian, UCD