ISSUE – Not later than June 1, 2012, the Employer will eliminate the usage of 204-B’s except in the absence or vacancy of a supervisor for 14 days or more. The usage of a 204-B in this exception is normally limited to no more than 90 days.
AWARD – The Postal Service violated the MOU, Clerk Craft Jobs, by using 204Bs from other crafts to supervise Clerk Craft employees outside of the limitations specified in the MOU. The Postal Service shall provide the requested information to assist in calculating the total number of hours 204Bs in the Hialeah Installation supervised clerk craft employees beginning October 1, 2012 until the correction of the contract violation.
The Postal Service shall pay the Union for the hours 204Bs supervised clerk craft employees beginning October 1, 2012 until the correction of the contract violation, at the rate of pay anticipated for a Lead Clerk position.
— USPS Case No: G10C-4G-C 12361586, Arbitrator Linda Byars