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FRUIT PACKING HOUSES EMPLOYEES (STATE) AWARD
  
Date01/12/2001
Volume321
Part3
Page No.
DescriptionVSW - Variation following State Wage Case
Publication No.B9577
CategoryAward
Award Code 340  
Date Posted01/17/2003

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BEFORE THE INDUSTRIAL RELATIONS COMMISSION

(340)

SERIAL B9577

 

FRUIT PACKING HOUSES EMPLOYEES (STATE) AWARD

 

INDUSTRIAL RELATIONS COMMISSION OF NEW SOUTH WALES

 

Application by The Australian Workers' Union, New South Wales, industrial organisation of employees.

 

(No. IRC 3074 of 2000)

 

Before Mr Deputy President Grayson

12 July 2000

 

VARIATION

 

1. Delete subclause (B) of clause 2, Rates of Pay, of the award published 10 November 2000 (320 I.G. 31), and insert in lieu thereof the following:

 

(B) The rates of pay in this award include the adjustments payable under the State Wage Case 2000. These adjustments may be offset against:

 

(A) any equivalent overaward payments; and/or

 

(B) award wage increases since 29 May 1991, other than safety net, State Wage Case and minimum rates adjustments.

 

2. Delete Section 1 - Adult Employees, of Table 1 - Wages, and Table 2 - Other Rates and Allowances, of Part B, Monetary Rates, and insert in lieu thereof the following:

 

Section 1 - Adult Employees -

 

 

Former Rate

 

Total Rate

Classification

per week

SWC 2000

Per Week

 

$

 

$

Senior Classer (Dried Fruits) (95%)

456.40

15.00

471.40

General Hand - Class (II)

 

 

 

An employee whose duties include:

 

 

 

Classer (dried fruits), Blender and/or Typer (dried fruits),

 

 

 

Weigher-in, Sweat Lumper (93%)

448.00

15.00

463.00

General Hand Class (I) i.e., Packer (experienced),

406.30

15.00

421.30

Packer, tray pack and cell pack, Grader or Sorter, pulling

 

 

 

Away from front door to stacks and/or from stacks to

 

 

 

feeding hoppers, Dipper (hot), Cool Store Hand (i.e., a

 

 

 

person who is engaged for at least 50 per cent of his/her

 

 

 

time in any one day in cool store chamber), Employee

 

 

 

bringing fruit from and putting fruit into cool store

 

 

 

chambers, handling and/or stacking 25 kg to 27 kg

 

 

 

boxes, repairing boxes, crates, sweats, cases or trays,

 

 

 

Nailer Down, Wirer, Operator - Crimper Machine,

 

 

 

Operator of press (both ends), Operator of circular saw,

 

 

 

steaming and/or cleaning down machinery, washing,

 

 

 

stacking, loading and/or dipping sweat boxes, General

 

 

 

Labourer not elsewhere classified (83%)

 

 

 

Boxmaker, Maintenance Worker in charge of machinery,

437.60

15.00

452.60

Fork Lift Driver or driver of power trolley, tow motor or

 

 

 

Other power-propelled vehicle, Boiler Attendant, Furnace

 

 

 

Attendant (90.5%)

 

 

 

 

Table 2 - Other Rates and Allowances

 

Item No.

Clause No.

Brief Description

Amount

 

 

 

$

1

2(ii)

Leading Hand - 3 to 8 employees

14.20 per

 

 

 

week

2

2(ii)

Leading Hand - 9 or more employees

19.85 per

 

 

 

week

3

15

Meal Allowance - 1 hours overtime

6.05

4

15

Meal Allowance - Overtime notified but not required

6.05

5

16(ii)

Travel Allowance - Overnight stay

53.45

6

16(ii)

Meal Allowance - Overnight stay

6.05

7

17

Wet Work

2.30 per day

8

24(ii)

First-aid

1.50 per day

 

3. This variation shall take effect from the first full pay period to commence on or after the 13 July 2000.

 

 

J. P. GRAYSON D.P.

 

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Printed by the authority of Industrial Registrar.

 

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