Bulletin No: 018 | 18 February 2019
TO: ALL UFU MEMBERS
IMPORTANT NOTIFICATION TO MEMBERS
MFB/UFU OPERATIONAL STAFF AGREEMENT 2016
Deputy President Gostencnik of the Fair Work Commission has just provided notification that he has accepted the undertakings provided by the MFB and UFU and, as such, has determined that he will certify the Metropolitan Fire & Emergency Services Board, United Firefighters Union of Australia Operational Staff Agreement 2016.
A Branch Committee of Management meeting will be convened by way of teleconference to discuss this matter as well as a UFU Delegates teleconference.
We congratulate our members on their unity, commitment and solidarity but – most of all – having faith in what has clearly been a protracted dispute. Once again, through our unity, we have been able to build upon our conditions of employment via a new Enterprise Agreement.
Our work is not complete as we also have to address the outstanding issues regarding the CFA/UFU Operational Staff Agreement 2016.
A further comprehensive bulletin will be sent to members shortly.
Strength in Unity
READ OUT AT MUSTER AND PIN ON NOTICE BOARD
Authorised by Peter Marshall, Branch Secretary