News for Water


Melbourne Water Backs Down On Consolidated Pay Changes

Melbourne Water Backs Down On Consolidated Pay Changes

ASU members have been successful in their campaign around proposed changes to Water Supply Consolidated Pay Arrangements. Management had sought to introduce these changes in February, and this would have resulted in a number of staff losing a significant amount of...
Parks Festive Cheer!

Parks Festive Cheer!

The proposed weekend only ranger appointment process has been deferred, with arrangements returning to seasonal appointments as per previous years following combined Union questioning on the process, specifically that of consultation and impact on existing workforce....
North East Water – Ballot Reminder & Members Meetings

North East Water – Ballot Reminder & Members Meetings

The protected action ballot is underway, and members are reminded to return their completed ballot papers to the Australian Electoral Commission before Thursday 20th December Under the rules in the Fair Work Act, we need: 50%+1 of our members to return their vote, and...
Melbourne Water Management seeks to slash wages in Water Supply

Melbourne Water Management seeks to slash wages in Water Supply

CONSOLIDATED PAY CHANGES In an outrageous attack on Melbourne Water workers, Management are attempting to slash the wages of staff in Water Supply who are on Consolidate Pay arrangements. With just six months remaining on the current Enterprise Agreement, Melbourne...
South East Water – Changes at Iota – Have Your Say

South East Water – Changes at Iota – Have Your Say

Management at South East Water have written to ASU to advise of proposed changes at iota (see attached letter). In short, the changes involve: Closing the civil products business effective Friday 1 March 2019 Consolidating the South East Water and iota warehouses at...