Teamsters Local 2010 is the Union of 14,000 hard-working employees in California higher education. We are affiliated with the 1.4 million members of the Teamsters Union across the United States and Canada.
Together we are building a strong Union with the power to win better wages, benefits, and working conditions. We strive to protect workers’ rights through direct action and determined labor representation.
News of interest to all Teamsters Local 2010 members in all Bargaining Units.
Help us protect Early Education jobs at UCSC! Tell UCSC Chancellor Larive that her plan to eliminate 15 early education positions at the new Student Housing West Project is unacceptable!
Today, Teamsters Local 2010 celebrates César Chávez Day and honors his enduring, decades-long legacy of fighting for the rights of Latino farm workers. Together with Dolores Huerta and the United
University of California
CX Unit & Skilled Trades
Roughly 12,000 administrative support workers at the University of California joined with the Teamsters in the year 2010, thus forming what is now Teamsters Local 2010. Coming up on our 10-year anniversary as Teamsters, we have many victories under our collective belt. Recently, we fought a proposal by the UC Board of Regents to raise our retirement contribution by 1.5%, in spite of the fact that we’re already paying more into our retirement than most state workers. We’ve won strong contracts with significant guaranteed raises and benefits, defended hundreds of workers jobs and rights at work, won thousands upon thousands of dollars in back pay and bonuses for members denied the pay or work they deserved, and aggressively protected our right to engage together in our Union and fight for our rights at work!
At least 1,000 Administrative Officer 2 workers at UC campuses and medical centers across the state joined Teamsters Local 2010 effective Sept. 30, 2020 and immediately began receiving the benefits and workplace protections of our CX Contract, including the 3 percent raise scheduled for July 2021. Negotiations on wage tables and pay step placement began in January 2021.
Just over 300 Skilled Trades workers at UC Davis campus and Health joined Teamsters Local 2010 on Nov. 17, 2020. These workers have tried to gain Union representation several times in past years and will finally have a voice in their workplace.
After repeated demands to UC Labor Relations over the last few months,
California State University
Unit 6 Skilled Trades
Teamsters Local 2010 represents more than 2,400 Skilled Trades workers at California State University and the University of California. We are electricians, elevator mechanics, plumbers, carpenters, locksmiths, facilities workers and other trades workers who keep the school safe and running smoothly for staff and students. The Skilled Trades Division elects its own Board of Directors and has dedicated Union Representatives led by the Skilled Trades Director.
Our Teamsters Bargaining Team for CSU workers have negotiated another round of leave benefits for members in order to maintain jobs and livelihoods. Teamsters working at CSU campuses throughout California will now have access to 256 additional paid leave hours through Dec. 31, 2021. The leave may be applied to qualifying leaves retroactively to Jan. 1, 2021.
After repeated demands to UC Labor Relations over the last few months, Teamsters Secretary-Treasurer Jason Rabinowitz sent a letter to UC President Michael Drake on Feb. 10 urging an immediate
It is with great sadness that we relay the passing of one of our Union sisters at UCSF. Teamster Maritza Telleria, a respected 20-year employee in the HIMS department, died of COVID-19 on Jan. 29.
Welcome to the Teamsters
Learn how 14,000 hard-working Teamsters are building a strong Union with the power to win better wages, benefits, and working conditions. We strive to protect workers’ safety, rights and jobs through direct action and determined labor representation.
Feb. 3, 2021 — Teamsters Local 2010 presented updates regarding our Union’s fight to protect worker safety, jobs and income during the continuing COVID-19 crisis.
“Now is the time for us to take a stand against billionaires and corporations who want to take away our rights. By standing together in our Union, we can push back these attacks and better the lives of all workers.”
“We are united in our fight and commit to standing with our fellow workers to strengthen the labor movement and reinforce our organizing efforts so that more Americans can have a seat at the table and a fair shot at the American Dream.”