Tag: DOC

General Government

DOC Interest Arbitration Update: Decision issued 9/26/16

9/26/16 UPDATE – Interest arbitration decision issued BULLETIN: After several months of bargaining and a week-long arbitration, the arbitrator’s decision is in and has many significant gains! Keep in mind all DOC employees will get the 6% COLA over the life of the 2017-2019 Contract in addition to the base pay increases set out below …

General Government

Attention Department of Corrections Employees WFSE DOC Arbitration Update

Attention Department of Corrections Employees WFSE DOC Arbitration Update and Voting Information After several months of our bargaining team trying to reach agreement with DOC management in agency-specific bargaining negotiations, management was unwilling to move on many issues important to us. We took the fight to arbitration to get the best results possible for our …

In Memoriam

Mourning loss of Lt. Col. Flando Jackson, Local 308 member; died in fight against ISIS, media report

The entire Federation family mourns the loss of Lt. Col. Flando Jackson in this non-combat fatality in Southwest Asia, reportedly in the operation to defeat the ISIS terrorist forces. He was a Community Corrections officer 3 with the state Department of Corrections and an active member of King County DOC Local 308. “A true hero …

News

Update on the condition of wounded Local 308 Community Corrections officer

We got this special update from the Department of Corrections Friday morning on the condition of Local 308 member Kris Rongen: “Officer Kris Rongen, who was injured in the June 28 Auburn shooting, is doing well and doctors are satisfied at this time with his response to treatment. As of right now, there is no …

News

Thoughts and prayers go to wounded DOC officer

UPDATE 7/1/16: Update on the condition of wounded Local 308 Community Corrections officer We got this special update from the Department of Corrections Friday morning on the condition of Local 308 member Kris Rongen: “Officer Kris Rongen, who was injured in the June 28 Auburn shooting, is doing well and doctors are satisfied at this …

UMCC

UMCC DOC East Region 4/25/16

East Region UMCC 4/25/16 Tri City Annex For the union: Rocky Bronkhorst, Lisa Tavarez, Bill Copland, Phedra Quincy. For Management: Ron Pederson, j”Anna young, Mac Pevey, Theo Lewis, Jeannette Dixon, Tim Logan, Melanie, Phedra announced the UMCC election results. Monroe Hartung, Jon Oglesby, Lisa Tavarez, Rocky Bronkhorst, and Chris Leyendecker. TCWR kitchen issues At the …

General Government

DOC Supplemental Bargaining Team update 4/26/16

The WFSE/AFSCME Department of Corrections Supplemental Bargaining Team met with management Tuesday (April 26) and presented five agency-specific articles to management. The theme running through these proposals is safety and training – safety for officers in the field and safety for staff in field offices. The next bargaining session is May 23 when management is …