Has any stations started Vacation bidding?

Discussion in 'FedEx Discussions' started by DontThrowPackages, Mar 24, 2015.

  1. DontThrowPackages

    DontThrowPackages Well-Known Member

    Just curious. Our stations seems to be dragging its feet. Last year, the young, cute CSA who had the least about of seniority on the CSA bidding list, was "Retitled". Still did the same job but instead of bidding with the 25plus years CSA's, she got to bid with the couriers. All because some manager things she's so cute imo. Can they, by policy, have non couriers bid with couriers for vacation?? No courier floater did her job while she was on vacation so...

    MAKAVELI Well-Known Member

    You might want to contact hr. That sounds like blatant favoritism and disregard for the vacation bidding policy.
  3. rod

    rod retired and happy

    we need to see pictures of her
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  4. Operational needs

    Operational needs Non desistas. Non exieras.

    Ours has been bid and done.
  5. Operational needs

    Operational needs Non desistas. Non exieras.

    Im not understanding how that could work to her advantage. Surely there are 25+ yrs couriers she would be competing with then. Don't they include the vacation policy with your bid sheets?
  6. dezguy

    dezguy Well-Known Member

    I bid two weeks ago so I'd imagine they're about done at my sta. Any day now, they'll be harassing me to schedule my pb's and floater.
  7. DRAisawesome

    DRAisawesome Active Member

    Almost done totally. Yes some stations bid everyone together.
  8. hypo hanna

    hypo hanna Well-Known Member

    Haven't even started here but that's normal. Wait till the last minute then Rush everyone through.
  9. DontThrowPackages

    DontThrowPackages Well-Known Member

    Large stations. 10 couriers off at a time vs 1 CSA off at a time. She definitely got the better deal. We have a guy trying to get a hold of HR to question this move. Only thing if Mgr's pet doesn't get her days, he may take it out on us. Sure we'll have no way to prove it but it could happen.
  10. no lates today

    no lates today New Member

    Our vacation bidding starting a few weeks ago and goes until May
  11. Started vacation bidding today at a large station with 14 employees off per day for Courier/CSAs
    With me 14 years in and am suprising I still get my full weeks I pick.
  12. Artee

    Artee Active Member

    Yes we need to see if she is cute or FedEx cute. ;)
  13. Operational needs

    Operational needs Non desistas. Non exieras.

    What does that mean?
  14. STFXG

    STFXG Well-Known Member

    Hub vision
  15. Mr. 7

    Mr. 7 The monkey on the left.

    That's easy.
    Hand his ass to him during SFA.
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  16. MrFedEx

    MrFedEx Engorged Member

    No. I wonder if her lipstick is on a certain part of the manager below the waistline.
  17. overflowed

    overflowed Well-Known Member

    don't be foul, that's just wrong.
  18. CJinx

    CJinx Well-Known Member

    Why does it even matter if operations personnel have the same days off as the couriers? Each group really only impacts themselves when their peers are off.

    MAKAVELI Well-Known Member

    It wouldn't normally impact the drivers but in this case, the csa would be bypassing seniority in her workgroup and possibly outbidding someone not in her workgroup (drivers). Favoritism is never a positive thing in a workplace.
  20. DontThrowPackages

    DontThrowPackages Well-Known Member

    He's married but...