Discharged in March for untimely grievance from February for attendance..

Discussion in 'UPS Union Issues' started by mannymake, Apr 6, 2015.

  1. mannymake

    mannymake New Member

    Can i get job back?
     
  2. bleedinbrown58

    bleedinbrown58 ahhh....the mouth breathers

    You weren't fired for filing a grievance...or I wouldn't have a job. You were fired for attendance??
     
  3. mannymake

    mannymake New Member

    Was issued intent to discharge...failed to grieve within 10 days...
     
  4. oldngray

    oldngray nowhere special

  5. Chemo

    Chemo Member

    They told you they intended to fire you. Why would you not file in a timely fashion?
    Issued intent to discharge in February
    Discharged in March
    Seeking help in April
    My best advice is that you pick up the pace
     
  6. mannymake

    mannymake New Member

     
  7. mannymake

    mannymake New Member

    Grieved discharge....hearing this Friday!
     
  8. mannymake

    mannymake New Member

    Unfortunately had a lot on my plate...and overlooked filing in timely manner...
     
  9. BigUnionGuy

    BigUnionGuy Got the T-Shirt


    That kind of goes "part and parcel".... with an attendance problem.

    Hope it works out.

    Other than attendance, if you have a good work record.... you might get a "bite of the apple".


    Either way, let us know what happens.

    It could be a lesson, for all.



    -Bug-
     
  10. UpstateNYUPSer

    UpstateNYUPSer Very proud grandfather.

  11. Jones

    Jones fILE A GRIEVE! Staff Member

    Seen this happen a few times and it's always been open and shut, employee is gone. Hope it works out better for you.
     
  12. Dragon

    Dragon Package Center Manager

    You are done. I am not sure why they are even hearing the grievance. Made three of those calls already this year...
     
  13. Wow somebody is grumpy again?

    Guess your center numbers must be really bad?
     
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  14. Jackburton

    Jackburton Gone Fish'n

    Because he didn't come to work to file with his steward.
     
  15. Johney

    Johney Raise your hand if you think Upstate is a D-Bag

    Seen the same thing here except the shop steward never filed the grievance given to him by the driver. Although it wasn't for attendance but something small. Driver is gone. Couple years later they canned the shop steward for something and he never came back.
     
  16. Jackburton

    Jackburton Gone Fish'n

    I would suggest in such an extreme situation as a discharge greivance the employee would be a little more adamant in making sure it got signed off on with a copy for themselves at the very least.
     
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  17. BigUnionGuy

    BigUnionGuy Got the T-Shirt


    Um, not necessarily.

    His Local and the company agreed to meet.... when they didn't have to.

    Let's see what happens.



    -Bug-
     
  18. BigUnionGuy

    BigUnionGuy Got the T-Shirt

    Could you clarify what you mean by that ?


    It gives the impression (as a "package center") manager....

    You have full-time drivers being discharged, and filing un-timely grievances.


    Help me out.



    -Bug-
     
  19. Johney

    Johney Raise your hand if you think Upstate is a D-Bag

    Would've,could've,should've.....hindsight is 20/20, he handed it off to his steward and thought it would be taken care of. Oh well I hear he is much happier now,imagine that.
     
  20. Mr.Golden

    Mr.Golden Active Member

    We have a guy works PT and always get fired for simple stuff. He always come back and probably holds a record for the most fired employee at our center. We also had a guy that did not hit inside delivery and was fired for that.

    Hope everything works out for ya Mannymake if not there is always a job hiring smily faces