Tuesday, March 13, 2012

Buyouts not needed for Postal executives and white collar employees not covered by union contracts

Postal Service may RIF up to 2,000; buyouts, early outs also expected

"... Those affected would generally be white-collar executives, supervisors and administrators who lack union representation. The jobs involved would be among 30,000 career positions the Postal Service plans to eliminate through the downsizing by late next year. ..."

Source: www.federaltimes.com

Friday, March 9, 2012

Now is not the time to retire!

Best time to retire: Not now!

"... A growing number of federal agencies are offering early-retirement and buyouts ($25K before deductions) to meet lower budgets and avoid equally costly ..."

Source: www.federalnewsradio.com

Saturday, March 3, 2012

USPS plans massive job cuts

US Postal Service facing massive job cuts

"... the USPS announced that it will close or consolidate 223 mail processing plants beginning as early as May or June. The plan may pink-slip some 35,000 workers. According to the USPS..."

Source: www.amsterdamnews.com