They can get rid of you anytime they want if you're not in the union and even then...
Pros: very generous sick and vacation policy.
Cons: if your job is on the line, you might as well kiss it goodbye no matter how good you are.
Lost my position as it was 'eliminated in a reorganization'. Power struggles go on all over campus. Worse anymore during current leadership. Everyone is looking over their shoulders. More and more people losing positions, not just me.
Arrogance at the top levels.