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The RTBU NSW Locomotive Division represents employees of Aurizon.

Aurizon EA Negotiation Update No. 6

Your RTBU Locomotive Division negotiating team have continued to meet with Aurizon for  Enterprise Agreement bargaining.  Over the last two weeks, your team has been seeking feedback on previously tabled clauses  which Aurizon had placed […] Read More »

RTBU Member – Aurizon EA Negotiation Update No 6: Meetings 8 & 9

RTBU Member – Aurizon EA Negotiation Update No 6: Meetings 8 & 9

Sep 2, 2021

 PROPOSED ROSTERS  The RTBU Locomotive Division negotiating team met with Aurizon for EA bargaining meetings 8 and 9 on Wednesday 1 and Thursday 2 September.  Discussions focused on the proposed “Roster E” and the proposed […] Read More »

Aurizon EA Negotiation Update No. 3: Day 4 Meeting

As previously reported, the second day of last week’s bargaining was postponed due to the escalating Covid 19 situation. Increased Covid-19 restrictions also meant the scheduled Consultative Committee and Town  Hall meetings needed to be […] Read More »

Aurizon EA Negotiation Update No 2 – Day 3 and 4 of meetings

A second 2-day bargaining meeting to negotiate a replacement agreement for the Aurizon NSW Coal  Operations EA 2018 was due to be held on Wednesday 4, Thursday 5 August 2021. Discussions on the first  day […] Read More »

Aurizon EA Update No.1 – Aurizon EA Negotiations Begin

Aurizon EA Update No.1 – Aurizon EA Negotiations Begin

Jul 23, 2021

Negotiations began on Wednesday 21 & Thursday 22 July 2021 for a replacement Enterprise  Agreement to the Aurizon NSW Coal Operations Enterprise Agreement that expires on 10  November 2021.  Your Negotiating Committee met with the […] Read More »

Newsflash: Aurizon Update

Jul 1, 2021

Redundancies As members would be aware Aurizon recently advised of their intention to reduce the Mayfield Depot by 15 fulltime driver positions calling for employees to express their interest for voluntary redundancy – more than […] Read More »

A Message for All Freight Members Regarding Labour Hire

Today the RTBU Locomotive Division has Launched a Majority Support Determination Petition (MSD) for Workers  Employed in NSW by Trojan and Railtrain, the two largest rail industry Labour Hire Companies.   This is to force both […] Read More »

Newsflash: Aurizon – Dirty Tricks

Mar 22, 2021

In another race to the bottom of the corporate world, in the Aurizon grain section, instead of using NSW  based Coal Crews as allowed for under the Coal Enterprise Agreement, Aurizon instead has sublet  NSW […] Read More »

Aurizon Coal NSW Enterprise Agreement 2021

Mar 15, 2021

As you are all aware your Union, Rail, Tram & Bus Union, Locomotive Division wrote to Aurizon General Manager requesting a timeframe to begin Enterprise Agreement Negotiations to replace your current EA with a nominal […] Read More »

Aurizon Dispute Fair Work Commission Update

Nov 8, 2019

 As members would be aware a Notification of Dispute was issued to Aurizon Coal NSW on the failure to adhere to the provisions of the Enterprise Agreement specifically: Clause 38 Annual leave, Clause 53 Workplace […] Read More »