Welcome to PEF! You are now part of a union made up of about 50,000 professional, scientific and technical employees who work in more than 3,000 jobs all across New York State. This page contains a lot of information to help you get to know how the union works. As you read through all the helpful information here, keep one thing in mind: There is no union without YOU! Our power at the negotiating table and in every meeting with management stems from our collective strength. Thank you for joining PEF and we wish you a fulfilling career with New York State.