teamsters

  1. cheryl

    The Hoffa era is over, and the Teamsters are ready to fight

    The Hoffa era is over, and the Teamsters are ready to fight - The Real News The International Brotherhood of Teamsters just held a pivotal leadership election that will set a new course for one of the most storied unions in existence. The election officially marked the end of the Hoffa...
  2. NCUPSER

    Transferring Hubs within the same Union Area

    Good evening (or morning depending on when you see this), I'm wondering the procedures for transferring from one hub to another. I've already checked the other threads on this but they're all a decade old, and so I'm hoping people have some more up to date information on the matter. I've...
  3. cheryl

    Teamsters Union Charged with Illegally Threatening UPS Worker: ‘Join Union or Be Fired’

    Teamsters Union Charged with Illegally Threatening UPS Worker: ‘Join Union or Be Fired’ - NRTW Teamsters official falsely claimed worker could be fired if he did not join and pay full dues With free legal aid from the National Right to Work Legal Defense Foundation, New York City UPS warehouse...
  4. cheryl

    Divide Over Controversial UPS Contract Defines Teamsters Presidential Election

    Divide Over Controversial UPS Contract Defines Teamsters Presidential Election - The Intercept The 1.2 million member International Brotherhood of Teamsters is one of the largest and most powerful unions in the U.S., with a vast marble headquarters and billions in pension fund assets. But there...
  5. PackageGhoul

    Position bidding and Seniority.

    Teamsters Local 52 here. I had an interesting discussion with a few UPSers regarding bidding on available positions and requesting to take on a second shift position in order to become a "full-time" worker. After speaking with a few supervisors and receiving conflicting information I have...
  6. M

    Terminated for not grievancing working termination on time

    Worked for UPS for 21 years , 9 yrs part-time 11 yrs PKG driver , so I just felt like discussing my situation ,I was moving some stuff in my garage and I found this nice looking plaque presented to me and it says "As a symbol of sincere appreciation for loyal service for over 20 years" sign by...
  7. cheryl

    Teamsters Union Faces Revolt From Members Over UPS Contracts

    Teamsters Union Faces Revolt From Members Over UPS Contracts - Huffpost Local unions in Pennsylvania say their national leaders seek to implement an agreement they voted down. When UPS workers in western Pennsylvania held a vote on their new collective bargaining agreement earlier this year...
  8. T

    D.R.I.V.E deduction

    I know this is a political support deduction, and that it is sponsored by the Teamsters. I am no longer an hourly employee (got promoted in November to a PT Supervisor) so I am no longer under the Teamster umbrella. How can I get this contribution removed from my paycheck. I saw that there is...
  9. cheryl

    Teamsters Reject UPS Contract

    Teamsters Reject UPS Contract - Wall Street Journal Teamsters members voted down a new contract with United Parcel Service Inc., sending both sides back to the negotiating table ahead of the holiday season. Preliminary voting results showed that 54.3% of votes cast opposed the five-year deal...
  10. T

    The ( OFFICIAL ) angry Contract results thread!

    if they impose contract? Literally thousands will walk. Where did @Tony Q run off to? I was crucified here for even considering, but with the threat of the contract being imposed Teamsters on social media sound like they could be joining me. I hope we pull off the shocker and hit 2/3 so we...
  11. A

    WSWS to host UPS workers call in Saturday August 18

    At 1:00 Eastern on Saturday August 18 the World Socialist Web Site will hold a call in for UPS workers to discuss the contract.
  12. A

    Teamsters union keeps 240,000 UPS workers on the job as contract expires

    Teamsters union keeps 240,000 UPS workers on the job as contract expires " The proposed agreement includes: * The creation of a new “hybrid” class of “22.4” driver/warehouse workers, who will be paid far less than current drivers and are not guaranteed full-time hours. The new position, which...
  13. T

    Drones: Here & Now Anyone Wonder Why All The New Trucks (Retrofit?)

    Workhorse Horsefly™ Autonomous Drone Package Delivery Pilot Underway in Cincinnati NEWS PROVIDED BY Workhorse Group Inc. Feb 28, 2018, 09:30 ET CINCINNATI, May 16, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Workhorse Group Inc. (NASDAQ: WKHS), an American technology company focused on providing sustainable and...
  14. T

    So Let's Be Serious Who Really Wrote Our Contract?

    Teamsters in heated talks with UPS over new contract By John Schulz · February 12, 2018 In a statement, UPS emphasized it is seeking “flexibility”(Flexibility = 22.4)to remain competitive in the rapidly changed e-commerce and small package landscape... One of the union’s initial demands was...
  15. K

    Wall Street celebrates Teamsters deal with UPS

    Wall Street celebrates Teamsters deal with UPS Corporate executives and investors are lauding the proposed contract signed by the Teamsters union for nearly a quarter of a million workers at United Parcel Service (UPS) for its potential to cut labor costs and boost profit margins even higher...
  16. cheryl

    250K UPS union members teed up for massive potential strike

    250K UPS union members teed up for massive potential strike - Fox Business Strike authorization gives United Parcel Service workers' negotiators more leverage in talks to replace a labor contract that expires at the end of July. United Parcel Services’ (UPS) more than 250,000 union members...
  17. ArmyVet88

    Army vet needs advice

    So I served 10 years in the military and decided I didnt want to subject myself and family to 10 more. I started working at UPS as a seasonal personal vehicle driver and got hired as pre load/utility after peak. They are offering me a PT supervisor position with the promice of getting hired on...
  18. cheryl

    Flexjet Pilots Oust Teamsters In Huge Defeat For American Unions

    Flexjet Pilots Oust Teamsters In Huge Defeat For American Unions - BloombergQuint Pilots at Flexjet LLC voted to end representation by the Teamsters union, a significant blow to organized labor in one of its few remaining strongholds and a coup for the jet-leasing company, which steered a...
  19. cheryl

    Teamsters Tell UPS: No Drones or Driverless Trucks

    Teamsters Tell UPS: No Drones or Driverless Trucks - Fox Business The Teamsters union wants to prohibit United Parcel Service Inc. from using drones or driverless vehicles to deliver packages. That was one of the labor union's initial demands as it kicked off high-stakes contract talks with...
  20. Tom MacDonald

    Get rid of OT after 5

    And make preload a full time job...
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