Congratulations to the winners of
the U.A.W. Local 2000 Runoff Election:
1ST VICE PRESIDENT: DIANNA BREZINA
SKILLED TRADES CHAIRPERSON/COMMITTEEPERSON: RICH
REMINDER: SWEARING IN OF NEWLY ELECTED OFFICERS,
COMMITTEEPERSONS AND STEWARDS for all UAW Local 2000 units will be held at the
June 11th General Membership Meeting. All newly
elected officers/committeepersons/stewards must be present for swearing in.
UNIT 1 OHAP UNEMPLOYMENT INFORMATION: You must
file for unemployment online at http://unemployment.ohio.gov or if you do not
have internet access, call 1.877.644.6562. ODJFS
business hours are 8:00 AM – 5:00 PM
Monday – Friday, except holidays. Use MASS LAYOFF # 1700273. Your last day worked will be 05/12/2017 and your return to work date
will be 10/02/17.
UPDATE TO TEMPORARY LAYOFF INSTRUCTIONS: THE ODJFS
HAS APPROVED OUR WORK SEARCH WAIVER, which means you will not be
required to seek work during the tEMPORARY LAYOFF. if you are prompted to enter
information about jobs when you file, you need to hang up or disconnect and
call your processing center.
LAYOFF INSTRUCTIONS: On Sunday, May 14th, open or
restart your claim. On Sunday, May 21st, file a claim for week ending May 20th.
On Sunday, May 28th,
file a claim for week ending May 27th. Continue filing until you
return to work. If you go to claim your week and the correct week ending date is not
listed, disconnect and call your processing center to file your claim. The
number to your processing center can be found on your paperwork from the ODJFS.
Do not wait until
the Saturday after your layoff week to make application for benefits because
there is a chance that you may encounter a technical problem that could force
you to file your application late. If
you do not make application and file your claim correctly and within the
ODJFS’s defined time period, they will not pay your benefit for the layoff
WEEK INFORMATION: Unit 1 members who were on layoff status and
serving their waiting week will be denied unemployment. You must go to the
ODJFS web site and print your unemployment benefit payment documents showing
ZERO amount paid as well as the document under the “Claim Details” section,
“View Claim Summary/Payment History” that shows “WW Served” as the most current
status and take them to Human Resources to sign up for your SUB pay. Please see examples on reverse side of this
bulletin. Signing up for SUB this time will start your auto SUB for one
year in the event of future layoffs.
MEETING: Due to our regularly scheduled May General
Membership Meeting falling on Mother’s Day, the next General Membership Meeting is Sunday, May 21th at 2:30 PM at UAW Local 2000, 3151 Abbe Road,