Local 3176 - Ocala, Winter Garden Avon Park District - TA with Centurylink

Thanks to Staff Representative Rick Feinstein, and the bargaining team Mike Maldonado, President Local 3176, Gregg Douglas, , Paul Gallant, and Wesley Kirby for their dedication and hard work in reaching an agreement with CenturyLink.  Listed below are the highlights from their tentative agreement which was ratified July 3rd.  Great Job.

In Unity,

Betty Witte
Administrtaive Director

Tentative Agreement - Highlights

The wage represent no increase in base in 2014,a 2% retroactive increase in base effective April1,2015 and a 2%increase in base effected 2016.
Additionally, a onetime $1200.00 ratification bonus for each employee on the active payroll as of the date of ratification.

Increase in pension 2015- 2016 no increase in third year. Lump Sum Payout Available

Portability of seniority

Successor Clause remains the same

Increase in rest time from 2 to 3 hours

Differentials Increases

Kept Boot Allowance.

Inclement Weather Language

Orientation Language


 No Pension for new hires,401k at .55%of the first 6%. Folks who rehire, transfer will have their pension frozen at that time and will go to the 401k plan

Safety eyewear eliminated.