One-Third Of Newark, Ohio Firefighters Work Second Jobs As Firefighters

NEWARK, OH – As the city of Newark debates adding part-time firefighters to the department, data show almost one-third of its members now work as part-time firefighters elsewhere. More than half of Newark’s firefighters have a second job, taking advantage of a schedule that gives them 48 hours off after 24 hours on the job. The city administration, city council and firefighters union have been debating the possibility of…

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Arbitrator Has No Authority To Rewrite Contract In The Name Of Fairness

The collective bargaining agreement between the City of Pittsburgh and the Fraternal Order of Police Fort Pitt Lodge No. 1 has a secondary employment clause providing that “police officers engaged in secondary employment will receive the rate of pay for such work as agreed upon by and between the City and the Secondary Employer.” The “agreed upon rate of pay” for secondary employment is the overtime rate for a…

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