Reassignment Memoranda of Understanding
The Clerk Division entered into a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) [PDF] with the USPS on April 2, 2001, regarding the deployment of the following automated equipment:
On April 18, 2001, the APWU and the USPS entered into three separate agreements regarding implementation of the MOU:
On May 5, 2001, [PDF], the APWU provided an explanation to help clerks understand their obligation to bid in order retain saved grade.
On May 31, 2001 [PDF], the APWU and the USPS entered into a Memorandum of Understanding that amended Section C of the original Reassignment MOU to include all unencumbered and full-time flexible clerks, regardless of how they became unencumbered.
On Aug. 15, 2001 [PDF], the APWU entered into a Memorandum of Understanding to apply the provisions of the April 2, 2001, Reassignment MOU to the Standard Accounting for Retail (SAFR) program.
Sections A and B of the original Reassignment MOU were linked to specific events which have occurred and are now moot except for the saved-grade provisions. Section A of the MOU dealt with reassignment within an installation of clerks who are excess to the needs of a section.
Section B. dealt with excessing outside of the installation.
Section C. addresses the ongoing assignment of unencumbered employees and is still relevant.