AFSCMELogo2Color  Municipal Employees’ Federation




Follow mef101 on Twitter

OFFICIAL 2017-2018

Our current contract with the City of San José expires on June 30, 2018.

Please answer the following questions from your perspective as an employee of the City of San Jose and as a Member of AFSCME Local 101. Your answers to this survey are for our Union’s Leadership and Bargaining Team use only. Survey responses will be reported anonymously, unless you give permission to disclose your name. Your name and employee ID are required in completing the survey to authenticate you as a MEMBER of the UNION.

In addition to this survey, attending actions and informational meetings are other very important steps you ca take to win improvements to wages, benefits, and get a new contract.We encourage you to step up and become an officer, steward, or committee member of YOUR UNION. This online survey will be available through November 1, 2017.

Thank you.

What Chapter do you belong to?

Are you:

Please include your personal email so you can be added to the Union update email list. Emails are kept confidential and for Union contact purposes only. DO NOT enter your work email address.

1) Please RANK your priorities for this next contract, in order of preference, from 1 to 10, with 1 being your TOP choice:


Health Benefits

Pension Benefits

Staffing Levels

Part-Timer Issues

Job Classification

Working Out of Class




2) Provisions under Articles within our contract should be applicable to all of the members in our bargaining unit, whether they are fulltime, part-time benefited, or part-time unbenefited:

3) The recent City Classification-Compensation study was really a Class-Specifications survey and was poorly conducted, so I would like to see a proper, comprehensive Class-Comp. study:

4) Whic Article(s) would you like to see strengthened, or most improved in the Memorandum of Agreement (MOA)/Union Contract?

A – Higher Class Pay.

B – Discipline.

C – Evaluations.

D – Work Hours (including overtime).

E – All of the Above.

5) Our new contract term should be?

6) If we can get a pay increase, I would like this contract to contain a CUMULATIVE pay increase of:

(scroll down if desired)

7) Please feel free to include any additional comments:

I will do the following in this contract fight (check all that apply):

Wear my Union T-shirt.

Organize meetings in my Department.

Become a Union Steward.

Meet with community leaders about our issues.

Attend a City Council meeting.

Speak at a City Council meeting.

Call or meet with my City Councilmember.

Attend a picket line, rally, delegation, or other action.

Go on strike, if necessary.

Join the Contract Action Team (CAT) and do all of the above.

Yes! Union leaders may contact me about the above survey responses to help us in our fight.

A printable copy of this survey can be downloaded by clicking here.


Municipal Employees' Federation, AFSCME Local 101 • 1150 North First St., Suite #101, San José, CA 95112 • 408-998-2070 • fax: 408-998-0451
Copyright © 2009-2017, Municipal Employees' Federation, AFSCME Local 101 ALL RIGHTS RESERVED • Terms of UseContactSite Map

Webmaster for Questions or Comments About this Website

Created 5 October 2017 • Modified 6 October 2017