Management has put out an EA offer that is substantially the same as the one that was previously voted down by a majority of employees previously. They have simply moved the $1,400 sign-on bonus into the wage offer as a 0.3% increase to the offer.

Despite our feedback, they have refused to move on the wages offer since we last met with members, and they continue to refuse to maintain your superannuation entitlements.

It’s time to stand strong and VOTE NO again.

For some time now, your wages have not kept up with the cost of living and are going backwards in real terms. Your wages are increasing slower than the Award rate which sees you getting closer and closer to the MINIMUM that employers LEGALLY have to pay you.

Talking hasn’t been working, so is it now time to take action to ensure that council hears you?

ASU Organiser, Karen Tantari will be holding meetings to discuss the next upcoming EA Vote and get your instructions, as follows:

WHO:                          All indoor staff
DATE:                        Tuesday 21 September 2021
TIME:                          1.30pm
LOCATION:               Council Chambers

WHO:                          All outdoor staff
DATE:                        Wednesday 22 September 2021
TIME:                          7.15am
LOCATION:               Kingston Depot

 All welcome to attend. Please encourage your colleagues to attend!

For further information please contact:
ASU Organiser Karen Tantari | 0472 512 484 |



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