Dear Members, I have recently spoke with UP management as to what the key focus's are. As per Gary Pfinister they still are focused on shoving movements, inspection of switches, position of switches and job briefing. There working on implementing some changes to these rules and a diffrent discipline guidline. He...
Dear Brothers and Sisters, we have been working hard to keep everyone busy and working. As we experienced a slight slow down in traffic. Ive spoken with Kelly Mitchell he added one to montpelier and four positions to engineers extra board in pocatello. His main concern is trying to get...
We are the proud members of the United Transportation Union Local 265 located in Pocatello, Idaho. We protect and represent Union Pacific Trainmen from Dillon, Montana to Kemmerer, Wyoming and all places in between.
UTU Local 265 is Located in Pocatello, Idaho. Meetings are held Monthly and are open to all UTU members and invited guests. Meetings are held on the Second Tuesday of every month at 10:00 am at the Pocatello Labor Temple.
UTU members, active and retired, need and deserve good government and sympathetic legislators. That’s because, compared with others, their jobs, pensions and futures are more directly affected by the actions of state and national lawmakers.
What is the Discipline Income Protection Program? It is a plan providing payment for a specific amount and period of time to an employee suspended, dismissed or removed from service by the carrier for alleged violation of rules or operating procedures, provided that such violations do not come within the list of exceptions not covered by the program.
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