Menzies EBA Update – First Bargaining Meeting

Your negotiating team met with management representatives in Sydney on Friday 1 June. Your negotiating team presented the ASU log of claims to management. They told management that ASU members want: Better wages and conditions Improved rosters Fairness in annual leave A safe workplace for all employees And more! You can download the log of…

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Another day, another AeroCare court case!

Today AeroCare lost its third legal proceeding in a row, the latest being an appeal to the Federal Court which was an appeal about an appeal they’d lost to a Full Bench of the Fair Work Commission.  Confused? Let us explain a little more clearly! Rather than accepting the original umpires’ decision in the Fair…

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ASU members demand better security

The ASU has been contacted by many ASU members across Melbourne Airport outraged and shocked by the recent alleged assault on a Jetstar employee in the public toilets. Whilst the ASU does not intend to go into the specific details of this incident out of respect for the privacy of the staff member concerned, and…

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Jetstar, it’s a BIG YES to ASU EBA 6!

ASU EBA 6 has been approved by the majority of staff who voted. 97% of staff who voted in the ballot voted in favour of the Agreement making EBA 6 one of the strongest supported ASU EBAs negotiated. This is not surprising as the EBA contains some ground breaking new provisions never before available at…

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Mass Delegates Meeting – Change the Rules

Working people are facing some of the most significant threats to working conditions and rates of pay that we have seen since WorkChoices. Even though profits are booming, a third of big business still don’t pay any tax. Many more are also engaged in a race to the bottom on wages, conditions and job security.…

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ASU Recommends Voting ‘YES’ to Jetstar/ASU EBA6

The ASU National Negotiating Team has been supported by members across Australia and we recommend that members vote “YES” in support of approving the Jetstar/ASU Agreement 2018. The process Staff who are covered by the proposed agreement should have now received an email from Jetstar with a copy of the agreement for your review and…

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Menzies Enterprise Agreement Update

After months of delays at the Fair Work Commission Menzies has decided to withdraw your enterprise agreement from the approval process.  The ASU have received a commitment from the company that they will honour the backpay and bonus for staff, and will now focus on securing a new longer term EBA (which was due to…

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Dnata – A massive Yes vote!

91% of employees vote yes for the new Ramp and Cargo EBA.  Voting for your new EBA closed on Friday evening and the results are in.  People have voted in favour of an EBA that delivers significant improvements and job security to members. Summary of EBA Outcome. All your current conditions have been maintained or…

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JQ EBA 6 offer for members to consider!

On 8 February your NNT held further negotiations with Jetstar.  After a lengthy but healthy day of discussions and some further movement on our claims by Jetstar we now believe we have an offer we are able to recommend to ASU members. ASU Organisers and delegates will be holding members meetings to explain the detail…

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