Tagged: outsourcing

Contracting out behind Ports of Auckland dispute – Maritime Union 2

Contracting out behind Ports of Auckland dispute – Maritime Union

The contracting out of work covered in a signed collective employment agreement between the parties is a major stumbling block in the current industrial dispute at Ports of Auckland.

Ports of Auckland strike notices intended to focus CEO 1

Ports of Auckland strike notices intended to focus CEO

The Maritime Union and its members are concerned about protecting conditions of employment, secure jobs, and ensuring a strong collective agreement.

Ports of Auckland workforce alienated by CEO’s actions 1

Ports of Auckland workforce alienated by CEO’s actions

The Maritime Union of New Zealand says Ports of Auckland CEO Tony Gibson’s approach to the current industrial dispute is having a “catastrophic effect” on negotiations to resolve the industrial dispute at the Port.

Port of Auckland workers gain global support against outsourcing 0

Port of Auckland workers gain global support against outsourcing

The Maritime Union of New Zealand has gained international and national support for its stand against management plans to outsource labour at the Ports of Auckland.

Maritime workers gear up to resist Ports of Auckland outsourcing 0

Maritime workers gear up to resist Ports of Auckland outsourcing

A meeting of around 150 Auckland maritime workers held today had a simple message for Ports of Auckland management about plans to outsource labour to outside contractors: “not this century.”