John P. Smeekens
Mutual Exchange Offers
Hello Members of the 480 481 Area Local. Welcome to your Mutual Exchange Page.
On this page you will find listings from those wishing to come to the area Via Mutual Exchange of positions (or as it is more commonly called a SWAP.)
The following language in the 2010-2015 Contract governs employees who choose to move from one installation to another via a mutual exchange/SWAP.
Change in Which Seniority is Modified
When mutual exchanges are made between Clerk Craft employees in the same status in different installations, both of the exchanging employees shall take the seniority date or relative standing on the part-time flexible roll of the junior employee involved and shall be reassigned as unassigned full-time regular or part-time flexible employees based on existing status.
So – If you are looking to move and keep some level of seniority – check back here from time to time and see who might be wishing to do the same. Postings will be up for a period of 180 days. If they remain up it will be at the request of the person requesting a SWAP.
Come to Sunny Florida!!
Posted: July 4th, 2013
Name: Linda Martin – SSA (Sales and Service Associate) at the Melbourne, FL Post Office, located at 640 E. New Haven Ave., Melbourne FL 32901.
Where: Looking for a mutual SWAP to the Detroit Area.
Seniority Date: May 1994 (25th out of 52 total clerks).
Contact info: 321-536-5595
— Expires January 4th, 2014
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The 480-481 Area Local maintains offices at 810 Livernois in Ferndale, Michigan 48220 and represents all APWU members in the following USPS installations: Almont, Allen Park, Anchorville, Belleville, Birmingham, Bloomfield Hills, Brighton, Carleton, Chelsea, Clarkston, Clawson, Davisburg, Dearborn, Dearborn Heights, Fair Haven, Flat Rock, Garden City, Grosse Ile, Hartland, Hazel Park, Highland, Keego Harbor, Lake Orion, Marine City, Marysville, Michigan Call Center, Michigan Metroplex, Milan, Milford, Mt. Clemens, New Baltimore, New Boston, New Haven, New Hudson, Novi, Oxford, Pickney, Plymouth, Pontiac, Port Huron, Richmond, Rochester, Rockwood, Romeo, Romulus, Royal Oak, South Lyon, South Rockwood, St. Clair, Sterling Heights, Trenton, Union Lake, Utica, Walled Lake, Warren, Washington, Waterford, Wayne, Westland, Willis, Wixom, Wyandotte and Yale.
The Union office is normally open from 8:00 AM to 4:00 PM Monday through Friday and the telephone numbers are (248) 543-3262/3263/3264. The 24 hour number is (248) 543-3262. FAX: (248) 543-2750.