Canadian Media Guild is a democratic trade union,
duly recognized and certified under federal and
provincial labour legislation. We currently
have nearly six thousand members, all of whom work
in the Canadian media. We have collective
agreements with the following employers including
several hundred members who work at the Canadian
Broadcasting Corporation on a freelance basis:
Our members hold a
wide variety of jobs. They are the announcers
who read the news on air or determine and create the
content of the programs themselves. They are
administrative support staff, information technology
professionals, camera operators, audio engineers,
editors, photographers, graphics designers, and
customer service representatives to name a few.
Much of what you see in your daily newspapers, on
television, radio or new media sites comes to you
thanks to the hard work of Canadian Media Guild
The Canadian Media
Guild is one local of
CWA / SCA Canada.
CWA / SCA Canada is in turn
affiliated with the
Communications Workers of America (CWA),
which has a membership of over six hundred
thousand workers across North America.
The members of the
Communications Workers of America work in many
industries as indicated below.
Through these affiliations, the
Canadian Media Guild and its members also share
alliances and associations with: