Not Scheduled to Work a Saturday—Can I be Forced?

Discussion in 'UPS Discussions' started by LaTulla, Nov 29, 2019.

  1. MECH-lift

    MECH-lift Union Brother

    Simple question: Can a full-time RPCD be forced a 6th punch
  2. Yes as long as he has 8 hours available
  3. 542thruNthru

    542thruNthru Well-Known Member

    Depends on your supplmental language my union brother.
  4. MECH-lift

    MECH-lift Union Brother

    PLAN B: run out of hours
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  5. Until the raise it to 70
  6. MECH-lift

    MECH-lift Union Brother

    yep , which will be announced tomorrow lol
  7. I hope not.
  8. MECH-lift

    MECH-lift Union Brother

    where can I find this supplemental language? sorry if that sounds dumb but our union rep has everything under lock and key. He even said he lost all the union books for this contract so no one has one.
  9. Are you serious?
  10. Jones

    Jones fILE A GRIEVE! Staff Member

  11. MECH-lift

    MECH-lift Union Brother

    Yes , it’s that bad...clearly an inside job
  12. I haven't heard anything yet.
  13. UpstateNYUPSer

    UpstateNYUPSer Well-Known Member

  14. MECH-lift

    MECH-lift Union Brother

    ask from the top, force from the bottom? ...
  15. UpstateNYUPSer

    UpstateNYUPSer Well-Known Member

    That would be the ideal; however, when we wake up Monday morning to 18+ inches of snow on the ground you can fully expect everyone to be on road Saturday to get caught up.
  16. KoennenTiger

    KoennenTiger Active Member

    If I want to go home at noon thirty because I choose that I want to?

    Did thirteen hours today.

    Next you're going to tell me that my full timer liking me doesn't get me any benefits.

    He's just as stuck in the machine as I am. You hate the cogs in the machine, I hate the machine
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  17. UPSER1987

    UPSER1987 Active Member

    Doesn’t sound dumb- sounds normal. The reps are the biggest box of rocks around.
  18. UPSER1987

    UPSER1987 Active Member

    One must accept most of these posters are exactly what they are ...workers not thinkers. I get a kick out of people trying to tell other people what to do when they can’t even handle their own.
  19. Jkloc420

    Jkloc420 Well-Known Member

    please refrain from using a public restroom on break
  20. Griff

    Griff Active Member

    Extra hours isn't the question. Most drivers put in extra hours all year around, for many years. The issue at hand is a fakenews required 6th punch. Article 54 in most locals clearly states the workweek will consist of 5 consecutive workdays -- language doesn't get much clearer.