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A fair go???

By papadoc 11 December 2008 88

So once again I find myself out of work…sort of.

I was working for an un-named small business for a couple of months, everything going well and then out of the blue last Friday I recieve a letter in my mailbox stating that my employment has been terminated with no reason given. Obviously I call them up and get told to come in on Monday and talk about re-employment. I go in, get offered my old job back and told to start Thursday. Now, I go in this morning, get given my contract which has now been changed so I’m getting about $10 000 less per year and with a start date of mid January.

Does this seem fair to anyone? I’m just curious about how legal it is etc.

Oh, and does anyone need an IT guy here in Canberra 🙂

[ED – I’d quite like to know which company is behaving like this so I can take my business elsewhere.]

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tom-tom said :

try the ASU, they are the relevant union and helping out with this sort of thing is what they are pros at.

If you weren’t a member before this hapenned I doubt you would get any assistance. Bit like ringing an insurance agency wanting to take out a policy once your house has burned down…

peterh 11:26 am 17 Dec 08

papadoc, can you please email me? I have a client who is looking for sales support or technical staff.

peterh 11:59 am 15 Dec 08

tylersmayhem said :

Who’s Verizon Business and the ASG Group?

large resellers in town.

some of the ones who seem to be growing, not shrinking.

OPC IT tell me today they are looking for people for their web development team, need to have web design skills.

Instant Mash 11:58 am 14 Dec 08

I smell a lawsuit…

poptop 9:19 am 14 Dec 08

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tom-tom 4:59 pm 12 Dec 08

try the ASU, they are the relevant union and helping out with this sort of thing is what they are pros at.

tylersmayhem 4:56 pm 12 Dec 08

Who’s Verizon Business and the ASG Group?


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