BY COUNCILOR STAUBER:
RESOLVED, that the proper city officials are authorized to execute and implement a supplemental agreement to the collective bargaining agreement between the city of Duluth and Local 66 of A.F.S.C.M.E. covering years 2004-2006 regarding standby scheduling of engineering personnel; said supplemental agreement to contain the terms and be in substantially the form of that agreement on file with the city clerk as Public Document No. __________.
STATEMENT OF PURPOSE: The city has a need for qualified engineering personnel to be available to perform utility location duties outside of normal work hours and work days to ensure public safety and to prevent disruption of utility services. This is referred to as standby duty. This supplemental agreement provides the qualifications required of engineering personnel in order to perform standby duty and provides a mechanism to schedule the work.