Work Force Fund Settlement – Newly Signed Memo For PSEs

PSEs will be given a 4 hour guarantee, (2 hours previously) in the 200 or more man year offices. PSEs will receive a clothing allowance and will have enhanced health insurance benefits. PSEs will now receive overtime for work over 8 in a service day, and penalty pay for work over 10 and 56. Source:…

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APWU: Moratorium on Grievances Due to Convention in August

Web News Article #: 43-2018 05/01/2018 – The APWU and the Postal Service have agreed to a moratorium on grievances, disciplinary actions and arbitration hearings at the national, regional, state and local levels from Aug. 13 until Aug. 27 due to the 2018 APWU Biennial Convention, Industrial Relations Director Vance Zimmerman has announced. The period…

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NJ State Postal Workers Union 47th Annual Convention

The convention will be held at Bally’s Atlantic City from June 11 through June 14, 2018. New Jersey State Postal Workers Union will also host Contract Campaign and Legislative Training in conjunction with their State Convention. Clerk Craft Director Clint Burelson will be honored as NJ State Leader of the Year. National Officers Attending State…

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2018 NALC Guide to Route Inspections is now available online

Dear NALC Member: This guide was created to assist shop stewards and branch officers in identifying contractual violations that take place during management’s unilateral six-day route counts and inspections/adjustments, and with filing successful grievances on those violations. The sections in this guide take you through the inspection in chronological order and provide an easy reference…

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APWU: Arbitration Advocacy Training Kicks Off June 3

Web News Article #: 30-2018 03/22/2018 – The APWU Arbitration Advocacy Training program will be Sunday, June 3 – Sunday, June 10. It is designed to provide an in-depth knowledge of the techniques needed to effectively prepare a case for arbitration. Participants should plan to arrive at the hotel, Hilton Hotel & Meeting Center, 100…

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APWU: Contract Action Team Liaisons Appointed

To assist local and state organizations with developing strong grassroots organizing and activism in support of the APWU’s upcoming contract negotiation fight, President Mark Dimondstein appointed the following Contract Action Team (CAT) Liaisons: Janalee Banks – Provo (UT) Local; Arrion Brown – Nation’s Capital Southern Maryland Areal Local; James Donohoe – Boston Metro Area Local;…

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