Broadspectrum 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.

broadspectrum – Edinburgh
Steve Mitchell
Dave Palmer

broadspectrum – Woomera
Travis Hirschausen
Matt Gulin