In addition to having 28 years with the company, I have held the position of Grievance Specialist since April of 2005. Prior to that, I worked on the local's computers and other tech related issues.
The Grievance Specialist is responsible for processing and handling all grievances, involving contractual interpretation and terminations, as well as other duties assigned by the Vice President. They serve as a resource and aid to the District Representatives enabling and freeing them up to better serve the membership. They serve on a Grievance Committee, reporting directly to the our Vice President.