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UW/WFSE Master Contract (Effective 7/1/13 – 6/30/15)
Article 43 Vacancies

43.1 Upon request, department heads will share with designated Union representatives information about classified positions within the bargaining unit which are purportedly being abolished or held unfilled.

43.2 Cyclic year employees who have indicated a desire for a twelve month position will be considered for twelve (12) month positions available within their work unit so long as they comply with the requirements of the application process.

43.3 Notice that applications are being accepted for vacant bargaining unit positions will be published by the Employer and will be made available in places intended to reach bargaining unit employees for a minimum of seven (7) calendar days prior to the closing of the application period. The University may limit the scope of the posting area if applications only from within the posting area are accepted.

43.4 It is the intent of the Employer to fill vacancies as soon as possible within budgetary limitations and where replacements are needed.