I just received a verbal warning about late coming but it was the first time I was late?
You should contact our shop steward Annalise.
The meeting between Ali and Werner is almost an hour long, and Werner tries to ask Ali for a transfer to an office closer to home but Ali does not give him a chance to speak.
Let's meet for coffee?
Jamie and Werner meet up after the meeting, Jamie advises Werner to contact their shop steward Annalise that works at their Pinelands office as Jamie now sees that Werner is being treated unfairly.
This is how it all started...
This is intolerable...
Werner informs Annalise about his situation at work via email to find out how she can be of assistance since his colleague recommended her. She explains to him that she needs to negotiate all issues with management and needs to report to the union.
Arrange a meeting...
What do you guys think?
Annalise informs him that she as the shop steward has the right to represent him in any grievance or disciplinary procedure and she can liaise between him and the union as well as with he's employer.
Annalise and Werner meet up at a local coffee shop, where Werner explains when and what happened with he's manager at work. Annalise is thorough and well organized, she records their conversation and she informs him that she will meet with union and employer.
Annalise as the shop steward has to report back to the union about the situation with Werner, she presents the views of Werner to the Union and the members agree that the next step is to arrange a meeting with the employer. They advise her to give guidance and direction to Werner and discourage division.