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April 24, 2017
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IAFF Communications Collective Bargaining Agreement


Request approval of collective bargaining agreement (hereinafter CBA) between the City of Orlando and the International Association of Firefighters, Local 1362 (hereinafter IAFF), covering the Communications Unit. The proposed CBA for IAFF Communications has been approved by the bargaining unit membership.  For full details, the contract is enclosed.  Highlights of the new agreement include:


                Effective January 1, 2017:

o   Pay ranges will be adjusted

o   Employees will receive a 7.5% increase or move to the minimum of their pay grade, whichever is greater effective January 1, 2017

o   One time 1% adjustment of the base pay of employees who were in the Fire Communication Specialist III classification prior to January 1, 2017

·         Effective October 1, 2017:

o   Increase wages by 2.5%. Pay ranges will be adjusted by 2.5%

·         Effective October 1, 2018:

o   Increase wages by 2.5%.  Pay ranges will be adjusted by 2.5%

Other Significant Changes Include:

                Revisions to the Health Insurance article to minimize the effects of adverse selection to the plan

Fiscal & Efficiency Data: Fiscal Impact Statement is enclosed

Recommended Action:
City Management respectfully recommends City Council approval, adoption, and ratification of the new CBA detailed herein to replace the IAFF Communications collective bargaining agreement that expired on September 30, 2016.

Agenda Item attachment(s) on file in the City Clerks Office.

Note: All agenda items must be in the City Clerk's office by Noon Friday, six(6) business days prior to the regular Monday City Council meeting.

Contact: Ana Palenzuela, HR Director
Approved By:

Department Date and Time
Budget Outside Routing Approval 4/18/2017 4:36 PM
City Clerk 4/18/2017 4:40 PM

Name: Description: Type:
IAFF_Communications_Tentative_Agreement_CLEAN_COPY.pdf IAFF Communications CBA Backup Material
Fiscal_Impact_Statement_-_IAFF_Communications_2016-2019.doc Fiscal Impact Statement - IAFF Communications Backup Material

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