Metropolitan Shop Stewards

The Union sees the role of the Shop Steward as the foundation. They provide the vital two-way communication link between the Union and our members.

Shop Stewards formally meet at the UFU office 3 times a year and also as required. They can carry out the duties and responsibilities of the Health and Safety representatives in the station/workplace. HSR training is provided by SA Unions and is available to all Shop Stewards with leave provided by the SAMFS in accordance with our Enterprise Agreement.

Your Shop Steward:

  • Is elected by union members at your station or worksite.
  • See you are informed about all union matters and ensure that all union notices are brought to your notice.
  • Is there to represent you on matters affecting you.
  • Perform its most important function in representing the day-to-day problems of their fellow members.
  • Investigates / represents you and helps solves problems in the workplace
  • Your Shop Steward is a vital link between you the member and the Union.

Headquarters
Andy Caire (A shift)
Grant Chatterton (B shift)
Jared Poulton (C shift)
Scott Harris (D shift)

Relievers
Catherine Yates
Michael Riggs

Communications
Carly White (A shift)
Sally Smith (C shift)

Community Safety
Brendan West

OTR/Salisbury
David Burns

Engineering
Lindsay Brown

Fire Investigation Section
Vacant

BA Technicians
Bill Baeker

Angle Park
Brad Roberston (D shift)

Angle Park Training Centre
Stephen A’Court

Brooklyn Park
Kieran Eichner (B shift)

Camden Park
Dene Thorn (A shift)
Kevin Heard (C shift)

Christie Downs
David Guley (C shift)

Elizabeth
Tim Maitland (B shift)

Gawler
Gary McLennan (B shift)

Glen Osmond
Adrian Puust (A shift)

Golden Grove
Alex Withers (B shift)

Largs North
Shane Johns (B shift)

Marine
Steve Buchanan (A shift)

Mt Gambier
Mathew Williamson

Oakden
Jared Petschel (D shift)

O’Halloran Hill
Peter Nicholls (D shift)

Paradise
Robert Geddes (C shift)

Port Adelaide
Greg Chivers (C shift)

Port Pirie
Peter Smith (A shift)

Prospect
Mark Williams (A shift)

Salisbury
Vacant

Seaford
Todd Howes (D shift)

St Marys
Andrew Perri (A shift)

Woodville
Travis Hickman (C shift)