StarTrack EBA Bargaining to Commence!

ASU officials met with Startrack Express managers on June 2 2017 in Melbourne to discuss commencing negotiations for a new EBA. The current EBA expires for re-negotiation purposes soon. What is the first step? Notice of Employee Representational Rights (NERR) The Fair Work Act requires Startrack to provide all employees who are to be covered…

Aerocare maintains their poor offer!

Following the meeting on Friday 31st March 2017 Aerocare have given a written response to our claims to improve your Enterprise Agreement.  Unfortunately members will have every reason to be disappointed at Aerocare’s failure to improve your terms and conditions of employment.  We have won some improvements but Aerocare still have a long way to…

Dnata EBA Bargaining to commence!

Even though there is a dispute over the dodgy AHSA agreement that Dnata is trying to push through Fair Work, we still have to commence negotiations for your current Agreement which expires this year. It is very important that we continue to maintain your current EBA’s.  We therefore need to start negotiations for the Ramp…

Bargaining update at Singapore Airlines

Throughout 2017 your Union has been involved in bargaining with Singapore Airlines management and the Enterprise Negotiation Team (‘the ENT’), for the new Enterprise Agreement. On 30th March 2017, Singapore Airlines management informed your Union and the ENT that it intends to put the Agreement out to a vote by the employees.  This will occur…

Jetstar EBA Survey

Jetstar EBA 5 will expire on 30 September 2017. That means we need to start bargaining for your new EBA as soon as possible. To prepare for our negotiations and compile a log of claims the union has developed a survey for you to complete so that we can determine what is important to you.…

Unions keep pressure on Dnata

On Wednesday 23 March 2017 the ASU and TWU held a further meeting with Dnata management about the new company (AHSA) as well as your current EBA’s. This meeting was also to receive information that we requested from the company at the meeting with your delegates on 15 March 2017. Information Received. The meeting commenced…

Aerocare provide first agreement

On 15th March 2017 Aerocare management provided their first draft of the proposed new agreement for staff. You have probably seen it by now and what you will notice (apart from some very poor drafting and ambiguous clauses) is that the draft excludes casuals and permanent full time staff from its coverage. This is no…

Unions meet with Dnata

On Wednesday 15 March 2017 ASU and TWU delegates from around the country held a meeting with Dnata management about the new company they have set up and the underhanded way in which they tried to sneak through the AHSA agreement and quite possibly the Aviation Ground Resources agreement through the Fair Work Commission. You…

Startrack ASU delegate nominations 2016

The ASU is calling for expressions of interest for any ASU member interested in becoming an ASU delegate. Currently there is 2 ASU delegates within your workplace, Sonja Griffin & Rob Andrew. We would like to increase the delegate numbers to ensure that we can best address your workplace issues. We have decided to do…