Local No. 3, International Federation of Professional and Technical Engineers, AFL-CIO-CLC (Labor Organization/Petitioner) and Naval Sea Support Center, Atlantic Detachment (Activity) 

 



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The decision of the Authority follows:


 7 FLRA No. 99
 
 LOCAL NO. 3, INTERNATIONAL
 FEDERATION OF PROFESSIONAL
 AND TECHNICAL ENGINEERS,
 AFL-CIO-CLC
 Labor Organization/Petitioner
 
 and
 
 NAVAL SEA SUPPORT CENTER,
 ATLANTIC DETACHMENT
 Activity
 
                                            Case No. 2-RO-41
 
         DECISION AND ORDER ON PETITION FOR CERTIFICATION OF UNIT
 
    UPON A PETITION DULY FILED WITH THE FEDERAL LABOR RELATIONS AUTHORITY
 UNDER SECTION 7111(B)(1) OF THE FEDERAL SERVICE LABOR-MANAGEMENT
 RELATIONS STATUTE (THE STATUTE), A HEARING WAS HELD BEFORE A HEARING
 OFFICER OF THE AUTHORITY.  THE AUTHORITY HAS REVIEWED THE HEARING
 OFFICER'S RULINGS MADE AT THE HEARING AND FINDS THAT THEY ARE FREE FROM
 PREJUDICIAL ERROR.  THE RULINGS ARE HEREBY AFFIRMED.
 
    UPON THE ENTIRE RECORD IN THIS CASE, THE AUTHORITY FINDS:  LOCAL NO.
 3, INTERNATIONAL FEDERATION OF PROFESSIONAL AND TECHNICAL ENGINEERS,
 AFL-CIO-CLC (UNION), FILED A PETITION SEEKING AN ELECTION IN A UNIT
 COMPOSED OF ALL EMPLOYEES AT THE NAVAL SEA SUPPORT CENTER, ATLANTIC
 DETACHMENT, TRAINING SYSTEMS DEPARTMENT (TSD), WHICH IS LOCATED IN
 PHILADELPHIA, PENNSYLVANIA.  THE TSD IS ONE OF SEVERAL LINE DEPARTMENTS
 OF THE NAVAL SEA SUPPORT CENTER, ATLANTIC DETACHMENT (ACTIVITY).  THE
 ACTIVITY CONTENDS THAT THE U