New Museum Union

Election Notice

We are excited to announce that the National Labor Relations Board (NLRB) has approved an agreement for a union election. Here are the details:

WHEN: Thursday, January 24, 2019, 12–3PM

WHERE: The theater at the New Museum, Lower Level

The election is run by the NLRB, not the Museum. All voting must be done in person and you may only vote during the hours on the day listed above. There are no absentee ballots.

Who is eligible to vote?

Eligible voters include “all full-time and regular part-time employees,” exclude “maintenance department employees, confidential employees, temporary employees, and guards, and supervisors as defined in the [National Labor Relations] Act.”

“Part-time employees eligible to vote are those employees who have worked an average of 4 or more hours per week in the 13 weeks prior to the payroll eligibility date [payroll period ending January 15, 2019]. Intermittent employees eligible to vote are those employed by the Employer during two installations for a total of 5 working days over a 1-year period or for at least 15 days over a 2-year period.”

If you have questions about whether you are eligible to vote, please contact us.