28:0255(36)AR - IAM VS MARINE CORPS, MARINE CORPS AIR STATION



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28:0255(36)AR
The decision of the Authority follows:


28 FLRA NO. 36

NAVAL AIR REWORK FACILITY
MARINE CORPS AIR STATION
CHERRY POINT, NORTH CAROLINA

                    Activity

     and

INTERNATIONAL ASSOCIATION
OF MACHINISTS AND AEROSPACE
WORKERS

                   Union

Case No. O-AR-1328

DECISION

I. Statement of the Case

This matter is before the Authority on an exception to the award of Arbitrator Paul J. Fasser, Jr. filed by the Department of the Navy (the Agency) under section 7122 (a) of the Federal Service Labor - Management Relations Statute (the Statute) and part 2425 of the Authority's Rules and Regulations.

II. Background and Arbitrator's Award

The grievance alleged that the Activity violated the parties' collective bargaining agreement when it denied the grievant, a Mobile Equipment Dispatcher, the opportunity to work overtime on May 10, 1986. The grievance also alleged that the grievant was denied the overtime work in reprisal for filing several other grievances concerning overtime. The Arbitrator found that the Activity violated the parties' agreement when it failed to assign a Mobile Equipment Dispatcher to dispatch the mobile equipment in operation on the night of May 10, 1986. However, he further found no evidence of reprisal against the grievant for filing grievances. The Arbitrator not