SNP - voting opens Wednesday

SNP - voting opens Wednesday

Your delegates have reached an in principle agreement with SNP. The in principle agreement, negotiated between United Voice and SNP, includes the following:

  • No reduction in current conditions
  • A wage increase of 3% per year for the life of the 3 year agreement.
  • An increase to allowances of 3% per year
  • Paid domestic violence leave of 5 days
  • 2 days paid community service leave - e.g. for bush fire service
  • The re-establishment of full time positions
  • An increase of full time positions to be discussed in the EmployeeConsultative Committee
  • An upfront payment to employees based on years of service as outline below, which will be paid in the off pay week in January, if it’s a YES vote:

Length of Service in months

Payment

 0 – 47

$250

 48 – 83

$500

 84 – 119

$750

 120+

$1,000

Voting for the Agreement will commence on Wednesday 19th December at 0600 hours, and close on Thursday 20th December at 2359 hours via Go Vote.

Congratulations to the bargaining team and to the members who stood by them to reach this strong agreement!