Bob Jones – Meet Your Rep

What is your name and your role on the executive? 

My name is Bob Jones. I am the president of CUPE 1975.

Can you give a brief description of your background? 

I am a tradesperson who was hired into Facilities back in 2004. I became involved with CUPE 1975 the following year, working on the reclass/appeal committee.

Why did you choose to become a union representative on the CUPE 1975 executive?

I was approached by the union after a year of being involved with the reclassification/appeal committee to see if I would want to take a bigger role within the local. 

Can you give some personal details (e.g. hobbies)?

I have been involved in playing and coaching a number of different sports over my lifetime and really love the many benefits of being part of a team and meeting new people.

What is a fun fact about yourself?

My favourite sports teams are the Saskatchewan Roughriders and the Toronto Blue Jays.

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