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Association of Flight Attendants-CWA United Master Executive Council

Notice of Election

Master Executive Council (MEC) European Affairs Coordinator

Scope:

This Coordinator will identify and investigate legal and social problems that affect Flight Attendants based in European countries when assigned by the United Master Executive Council (MEC). The Coordinator will be responsible for researching and recommending improvements to present programs through collective bargaining, legal or any other means that affect our Members in Europe and report these to the United MEC upon request. The Coordinator, after consultation with Association of Flight Attendants-CWA, AFL-CIO (AFA-CWA) Legal Department, should promote accountability and compliance with all lawful and social regulations that affect Flight Attendants. With the approval of the United MEC, the Coordinator will work to promote interest in the organizing of European coalitions and other European employee groups. The European Affairs Coordinator will be an ex-officio Member of the Executive Committee of the AFA-CWA Europe.

All MEC Committees represent the MEC and will support MEC positions when interacting with the Company and Flight Attendants. They carry out the responsibilities of their Committee/Position and shall support and adhere to the AFA-CWA Constitution and Bylaws, as well as the AFA-CWA United MEC Rules of Procedure, and Policy.

The following are the responsibilities of this Coordinator:

  • Communicating with MEC Officers at least once a week.
  • Submitting written reports to the MEC.
  • Making a yearly in-person report to the MEC.
  • Administering the MEC Committee Budget.
  • Contributing an annual article to MEC communications.

Position to be elected:

  • One Coordinator for a 3-year term (July 1, 2017 – June 30, 2020)

Qualification:

A working knowledge of the Contract is helpful. Good written communication and organizational skills are highly recommended.

The Election will be conducted at the Spring Regular MEC Meeting

April 11-13, 2017

Hyatt Rosemont
6350 N. River Road
Rosemont, IL 60018

All interested candidates, who are Members in good standing, may submit a resume and Willingness to Serve Letter to:

Jeffrey W. Heisey, Secretary-Treasurer
United Master Executive Council
Association of Flight Attendants-CWA
6250 N. River Road, Suite 4020
Rosemont, IL 60018

Send e-mail to: mecsec@unitedafa.org

 

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