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COVID-19 ATTENDANCE POLICY UPDATE

 

ALL SHIFTS NOTICE FOR STEWARD NOMINATIONS:

Steward terms will be for three (3) years, July 2021 through July 2024.

The company has met their notification timeline per the contract to have a plant shutdown.

SUNDAY JUNE 13, 2021

With restrictions on capacity due to the pandemic the Local Executive Board has decided to hold seperate meetings for each Unit.

STRATTEC UNIT: 9:30  - 11:00 AM     FLYER

With restrictions on capacity due to the pandemic the Local Executive Board has decided to hold seperate meetings for each Unit.

Strattec will be from 9:30 am - 11:30 am

Briggs will be from 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm

The meeting will be in Yatchak Hall located at 633 S. Hawley Rd. Milwaukee, WI 53214

Members of our S.E.I.U. unit may attend either meeting.

      We are proud to announce some positive changes for our Briggs & Stratton Unit. Your Union has reached an agreement with the company for some significant benefits regarding wages and bonus programs.

 

1)    ARTICLE XIII General, Section 11, 'Employees will be paid on a bi-weekly basis' .

Change:  'Employees will be paid on a weekly basis'

 

2021 Dates for Vacation:

 

First round (weeks only) due on                                       Friday May 7

Notice by company on                                                     Tuesday May 25

 

Second round (weeks only) due on                                 Wednesday June 9

Notice by company on                                                     Friday June 25

 

The Union was given the following update for the Briggs & Stratton Unit regarding the Covid Quarantine Policy. 
Given the vaccine and testing availability, and lower positive case counts, the Company will be resuming it's standard Short Term Disability process and discontinuing the temporary COVID-19 paid leave benefits for self quarantine effective today 4/19/21.

Voting was closed at 12:00 pm today and the totals for Bargaining Committee were certified and are as follows:

Develon Diggins - 11

Marquis Fikes - 9

Eric McCrory - 4

Steve Rogers  - 2

Thank you to everyone from the Briggs & Stratton Unit who came out to vote and congragulations to Develon Diggins and Marquis Fikes on being elected to the Briggs & Stratton Unit Bargaining Committee.

Also, a big thank you to the Election Committee for giving up their time to make sure the election process was carried out properly 

BRIGGS & STRATTON COVID VACCINATION POLICY

** Updated on 3/31/21 **

UPDATE:         The company will pay up to 4 hours of missed time from work if you appointment for the Covid vaccine is during work hours. In order to receive the paid hours you must contact Teri Zielski with proof of the vaccine and appointment