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BUILDING AND CONSTRUCTION INDUSTRY (STATE) AWARD

  
Date03/17/2006
Volume358
Part1
Page No.258
DescriptionVIRC - Variation by Industrial Relations Commission
Publication No.C4091
CategoryAward
Award Code 001  
Date Posted03/17/2006

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BUILDING AND CONSTRUCTION INDUSTRY (STATE) AWARD

 

INDUSTRIAL RELATIONS COMMISSION OF NEW SOUTH WALES

 

Application by Construction, Forestry, Mining and Energy Union (New South Wales Branch) , industrial organisation of employees.

 

(No. IRC 4435 of 2005)

 

Before Commissioner Ritchie

8 September 2005

 

VARIATION

 

1.          Delete paragraph (a) of subclause 18.1 of 18, Classifications and Wage Rates, of the award published 31 August 2001 (327 I.G. 279), and insert in lieu thereof the following:

 

(a)        Wage Rates - New Classification Structure

 

Subject to subclause (c) of this clause, the following amounts shall be applied where appropriate for the purposes of the calculation of the hourly rate under 18.3 of this award.

 

Classification

Weekly Rate

Relativity

 

$

%

Construction Worker Level 8 (CW8)

682.60

125

Construction Worker Level 7 (CW7)

659.70

120

Construction Worker Level 6 (CW6)

638.90

115

Construction Worker Level 5 (CW5)

620.00

110

Construction Worker Level 4 (CW4)

599.20

105

Construction Worker Level 3 (CW3)

578.30

100

Construction Worker Level 2 (CW2)

559.60

96

Construction Worker Level 1 (CW1(d))

546.20

92.4

Construction Worker Level 1 (CW1(c))

534.60

90

Construction Worker Level 1 (CW1(b))

526.20

88

Construction Worker Level 1 (CW1(a))

513.70

85

 

Old Wage Group

New Wage Group

Hourly Rate

 

$

$

Carpenter Diver

CW8

25.15

Foreperson (as defined)

CW8

22.05

Sub Foreperson

CW7

20.84

Carver

CW5

18.26

Special Class Tradesperson (Carpenter and/or Joiner, Stonemason)

CW5

18.26

Special Class Tradesperson (Plasterer)

CW5

18.15

Special Class Tradesperson (Bricklayer)

CW5

18.07

Marker or Setter Out (Artificial Stoneworker,

CW4

17.69

Stonemason, Bridge and Wharf Carpenter,

 

 

Carpenter and/or Joiner, Marble and Slateworker)

 

 

Marker or Setter Out (Caster, Fixer, Floorlayer

CW4

17.58

Specialist, Plasterer )

 

 

Marker or Setter Out (Bricklayer, Tilelayer, Hard

CW4

17.51

Floor Coverer)

 

 

Marker or Setter Out (Roof Tiler, Slate Ridger or

CW4

17.39

Roof Fixer)

 

 

Marker or Setter Out (Painter)

CW4

17.21

Letter Cutter

CW4

17.69

Signwriter

CW4

17.21

Artificial Stoneworker, Carpenter and/or

CW3

17.13

Joiner, Bridge and Wharf Carpenter,

 

 

Marble and Slate Worker, Stonemason,

 

 

Caster, Fixer, Floorlayer Specialist, Plasterer

CW3

17.01

Bricklayer, Tilelayer

CW3

16.94

Roof Tiler, Slate Ridger, Roof Fixer

CW3

16.82

Painter,

CW3

16.65

Shophand

CW3

16.49

Quarryworker

CW3

16.49

Labourer (1) - Rigger, Dogger

CW3

16.49

Machinist

CW3

16.49

Labourer (2) - Scaffolder (as defined), Powder

CW2

15.99

Monkey, Hoist or Winch Driver, Foundation

 

 

Shaftsworker (as defined), Steel Fixer including

 

 

Tack Welder, Concrete Finisher (as defined)

 

 

Labourer (3) - Trades labourer, Jack Hammerman,

CW1(d)

15.62

Mixer Driver (concrete), Gantry Hand or Crane

 

 

Hand, Crane Chaser, Cement Gun Operator,

 

 

Concrete Cutting or Drilling Machine Operator,

 

 

Concrete Gang including Concrete Floater (as

 

 

defined), Roof Layer (malthoid or similar material),

 

 

Dump Cart Operator, Concrete Formwork stripper,

 

 

Mobile Concrete Pump Hoseman or Line Hand

 

 

Plasterer’s Assistant

CW1(d)

15.62

Terrazzo Assistant

CW1(d)

15.62

Labourer (4) - Builders Labourer other than as

CW1(c)

15.31

specified herein)

 

 

 

2.          Delete paragraph (a), of subclause 24.3, of clause 24, Allowances, and insert in lieu thereof the following:

 

(a)        A tool allowance shall be paid for all purposes of the Award to tradesperson and apprentices in their respective trades in accordance with the following table:

 

Trade

Tool Allowance

 

$

Artificial stoneworker, carpenter and/or joiner, carpenter-diver, carver, bridge and

23.30

wharf carpenter, letter cutter, marble and slate worker, stonemason

 

Caster, fixer, floorlayer specialist, plasterer

19.20

Bricklayer, Tilelayer, Hard Floor Coverer

16.40

Rooftiler, Ridger or Roof Fixer

12.10

Signwriter, Painter

5.60

 

3.          Delete paragraphs (a) and (c), of subclause 24.4, of the said clause 24, and insert in lieu thereof the following:

 

(a)        After six weeks employment, and on request of the employee, an allowance of $65.80 shall be provided for the purchase of boots.  The same allowance will be provided to cover the cost of replacement boots, provided that the allowance need not be paid more than once in any six month period dating from the time the allowance is first provided.

 

(c)        Employees provided with the allowance, or the boots, will accrue credit at the rate of $3.30 per week from the date of the request.  An employee leaving, or being dismissed, before twenty weeks employment after the date of the request will repay the difference between the credit accrued and the $65.80.

 

4.          Delete the amount of "$10.20" appearing in subclause 24.6, of the said clause 24, and insert in lieu thereof the following:

 

$10.50.

 

5.          Delete the amount of "$1315.00" appearing subparagraph 24.7.2(a), of the said clause 24, and insert in lieu thereof the following:

 

$1348.00

 

6.          Delete subclause 37.12, of clause 37, Living Away From Home - Distant Work, and insert in lieu thereof the following:

 

37.12    Table of Allowances

 

Item

Clause

Description

Amount

No.

No.

 

$

1

37.3(b)

Living away from home weekly rate

356.50

2

37.3

Living away from home daily rate

51.00 p/d

3

37.4(a)(iii)

Meals while travelling

10.50 p/meal

4

37.4

Return journey

17.10

5

37.6 (a)

Returning to usual place of residence for a weekend while

28.90

 

 

on distant work Apprentices and Builders’ Labourers

 

6

37.7(b)

Weekly camping rate

143.60 p/w

7

37.7(b)

Daily camping rate

20.60 p/d

 

7.          Delete subclause 38.12, of clause 38, Fares And Travel Patterns Allowance, and insert in lieu thereof the following:

 

38.12    Table of Fares and Travel Patterns Allowances

 

Item No.

Clause No.

Description

Amount

 

 

 

$

1

38.1.1(a)

Fares within the counties

14.30 p/d

2

38.1.1(b)

Fares within a 50 kilometre radius

14.30 p/d

3

38.4.1(b)

Use of own vehicle outside radial ares

0.41 p/km

4

38.8.2

Use of own vehicle transferring between sites

0.77 p/km

5

38.11.1

Apprentices fares

 

 

 

1st year

13.30 p/d

 

 

2nd year

13.70 p/d

 

 

3rd year

13.80 p/d

 

 

4th year

14.00 p/d

 

8.          This variation shall take effect from the beginning of the first pay period to commence on or after 11 September 2005.

 

 

 

D. W. RITCHIE, Commissioner.

 

 

____________________

 

 

Printed by the authority of the Industrial Registrar.

 

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