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UPDATE: Financial Secretary-Treasurer Candidate Letters Added

Polls for voting open on Thursday, October 13th, and close on Wednesday, November 2nd, at 12 Noon(CT).

Candidates for the office of Financial Secretary-Treasurer are:

Adam Ah Quin

Keith Arterburn

Ralph Darnell

Ben Faulisi

Glenna Flippin

Jessica Hayes

George Martinez

Nick Niforos

Mike Tope

Mark Waters Withdrew

The elected Financial Secretary-Treasurer will take office on Thursday, December 1st.…

Veterans Day Video Tribute

Hello all,


The International Veterans Committee is putting together a Veterans Day video tribute and would like pictures from our members to add to it.  They are asking for a picture of you in your military uniform and a picture of you (or a group picture of the veterans at your station) in your company uniforms.  If you would like

Staffing Numbers for the Week of 10/23/2016

In an effort to assist our local with ensuring the part-time percentages are within the contractual limits, the staffing numbers will be posted each week with links available at Resources->Documents. Please contact us with any discrepancies you may find. 

Note: The company has changed the format for the staffing numbers as of the 08/27/16 report. 




Contract Corner 2016 Holiday Edition

This Holiday Edition of the Contract Corner includes information on "Working on the Holidays", "Day Off Status-Thanksgiving and Christmas", "Rate of Pay-Thanksgiving and Christmas", "Signing Up for Holiday Overtime", and "Turning in a Doctor's Note on Holidays". Please direct any questions to education@twu555.org



Return to Work Program

Brothers and Sisters,

Yesterday we meet with the company to discuss the Return To Work (RTW) program. We talked about the following specific issues:

  • Our members are coming back from their initial visit to the OJI doctor with prescriptions that make them ineligible for the RTW program, only to be told that they need to go back to the

555 Addresses the “D” Bumpers on Belt Loaders

I recently attended an Informal Conference on the complaint filed in PHX regarding the belt loaders we use. In attendance at the Informal Conference, were PHX Safety Chairman Chris Porras, PHX Safety Representative Randal Smith, PHX Safety Representative Mark Waddle, and myself for the Union. For the Company were Ryan O'Connor, Don Redwine and Mike Miller presenting their side. The …