Serco and AWA’s

che 22 August 2007 4

IBNNews has this piece on Canberra Defence Contractor Serco Sedexho having to front the Workplace Ombudsman for allegedly trying to force two young employees to sign Australian Workplace Agreements.

I heard that there was a bit of a kafuffle when Serco took over the Garrison Services contract last year but I haven’t heard of any troubles since then.


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S4anta S4anta 12:46 pm 22 Aug 07

Defence are not the only mob after these peoples heads. watch this space, this will get interesting

Pandy Pandy 8:47 am 23 Aug 07

I thought Serco is a frog mob and thus would have very socialist views on workplace participation.

Mr Evil Mr Evil 9:46 am 23 Aug 07

Not if it gets in the way of making heaps of money!

Plus, as if some Frog sitting in a nice office in Paris gives a flying truck about some underpaid Australian in Canberra.

JC JC 8:35 pm 23 Aug 07

Well actually Serco Sodexho is an Australian company. It’s owners are Serco which is from the UK and has been a Defence (among other things) contractor for years and Sodexho (note the spelling) is French and has been a catering company for years.

Oh Serco Sodexho HQ is in Brisbane Australia mate….

Either way it doesn’t make it right.

Either way doesn’t make it right.

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