Information is power, and OCEA members receive regular email, text and social media updates about workplace issues and news. Many of those emails are archived below.
Take a look at your paycheck this Friday
November 14, 2019
When you receive your regularly scheduled paycheck this Friday, you will be happy to see the first of the four wage increases you will receive over the next 32 months.
You're invited! Retirees in Action November meeting with special guest from CARA
November 13, 2019
We have again spoken to Human Resources and have been advised that workers should contact their immediate supervisors if anyone would like to move to another work space because of the hot and uncomfortable conditions.
OCEA v. County of Orange Oral Argument Scheduled
November 5, 2019
We have just received notice that oral argument in our case against the County has been scheduled for 9:30 a.m. Monday, Dec. 16, 2019.
Court MOUs Ratified
November 1, 2019
I am writing to let you know that members of all three OCEA-Court bargaining units have ratified their tentative agreements with the Court. All workers in the General, Court Clerk, and Supervisor Units will see the terms and conditions of the new contract go into effect in the pay period starting November 8, 2019.
Voting continues through Thursday, Oct. 31 at 5 p.m.
October 29, 2019
I want to thank the OCEA members who attended our membership meetings yesterday at OCEA. Based on some questions and comments at those meetings, I want to clarify a few things about the tentative agreement so you can base your vote on accurate facts.