ITEM 115-103-R0502     ATTACHMENT   2                                                          May 23-24, 2002

 

Summary of Tentative Agreement

between

International Union of Operating Engineers, Local #400

and the

Montana University System

 

Modify the 1999-2001 collective bargaining agreement as follows:

 

1.         Change “colleges/divisions of technology” to “colleges of technology” throughout the agreement (1.2, 1.3, 5.7, 9.1, 10.1, 13.1).                           

 

2.         Section 5.1  WAGES

 

Change the last two sentences to read:  “Effective the first day of the pay period that includes November 1, 2001, employees’ base salary shall be increased by 4%.  Effective the first day of the pay period that includes November 1, 2002, employees’ base salary shall be increased by 4%.”

 

3.         Section 5.4  INSURANCE COVERAGE  

 

Change the first sentence to read:  “The employer contribution to health insurance for full-time and permanent part-time employees working twenty (20) or more hours a week shall be $325.00 per month for the fiscal year ending June 30, 2001 and $366.00 per month for the fiscal year ending June 30, 2002.”

 

4.         Section 5.5  RETIREMENT

 

Change the first sentence to read:  “Employees’ participation in the statutory public employees retirement programs shall be in accordance with statute.”

 

5.         Section 6.7  COMPENSATORY TIME                

 

Change to read:  “Upon termination or death, any unused compensatory time will be paid to the employee at the regular rate of pay at the time of termination or death, or the average regular rate of pay received by the employee during the last three (3) years of the employee’s employment, whichever is higher.  A college of technology may establish other timeframes in which compensatory time must be used or will be cashed out.”

 

6.         Section 14.1  CONTRACT TERM

 

            Change 1999 to 2001 and change 2001 to 2003.

 

7.         Addendum B

 

            Modify as follows.

 

ADDENDUM B

 

Hourly and Annual Pay Schedules Based on 2080 Hours

Does Not Include Insurance

 

For new employees effective the first day

of the pay period that includes November 1, 2001

 

2001-2002

 

                        ANNUAL                       ANNUAL                       HOURLY                       HOURLY

                        ENTRY                         MARKET                       ENTRY                         MARKET

GRADE            SALARY                       SALARY                       SALARY                       SALARY

 

  6                    13,769                          16,393                            6.620                            7.881

  7                    14,948                          17,835                            7.186                            8.575

  8                    16,283                          19,474                            7.829                            9.363

  9                    17,718                          21,245                            8.518                          10.214

10                     19,311                          23,210                            9.284                          11.159

11                     21,057                          25,368                          10.124                          12.196

12                     22,997                          27,772                          11.056                          13.352

 

For new employees effective the first day

of the pay period that includes November 1,  2002

 

2002-2003

 

                        ANNUAL                       ANNUAL                       HOURLY                       HOURLY

                        ENTRY                         MARKET                       ENTRY                         MARKET

GRADE            SALARY                       SALARY                       SALARY                       SALARY

 

  6                    14,237                          16,950                            6.845                            8.149

  7                    15,456                          18,442                            7.431                            8.866

  8                    16,837                          20,136                            8.095                            9.681

  9                    18,320                          21,967                            8.808                          10.561

10                     19.968                          23,999                            9.600                          11.538

11                     21,773                          26,231                          10.468                          12.611

12                     23,779                          28,716                          11.432                          13.806