October 28, 2022

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DMV Employees – Help Us Monitor the First Phase of Dayforce Timekeeping

Our Union Team has met with Department of Motor Vehicles (DMV) management on several occasions regarding the planned implementation of the new Dayforce electronic timekeeping system, and while our discussions continue, the rollout of Phase 1 of the trial is scheduled for Tuesday, November 1.

Sacramento-area offices will be the first impacted.

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Agreement Reached to Mitigate the Impacts of CCC/Susanville Closure

The SEIU Local 1000 Bargaining Team—made up of a number of directly impacted employees and the Bargaining Unit Chairs for those Units— have reached an agreement with the State outlining the process, eligibility and support that our represented employees will have if they choose to participate in the Voluntary Transfer Process (VTP) in advance of the June 20, 2023 closure of the California Correctional Facility (CCC) in Susanville.

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Why politics matter to win a strong contract

At Local 1000, we believe politics matter.

Our State lawmakers create and vote on legislation that affects us at work, at home, and in our communities. We want worker-friendly politicians at every level to make those decisions.

Those same lawmakers are responsible for approving our contract.

Article Published on October 28, 2022

Deadline approaches for our next group of zSystems computer tech apprentices!
Applications due October 31, 5:00 p.m.

Are you looking to start your career in mainframe computing technology? Local 1000 is now recruiting for the third cohort of the zSystems Apprenticeship Program with classes and training planned to begin as early as March 2023.  This opportunity is being offered to members working for the Department of Technology and the Employment Development Department.   


Article published on october 28, 2022

Our Recommended Reads Shine a Light on the Issues Affecting Us

Our world is an ever-evolving landscape; changes in the world occur on a daily basis that have a direct impact on our work, our families, and our communities. It’s never been more important to stay informed, but between work and family responsibilities, it’s not always easy to do.

Frequently we’ll be posting news and feature articles, books, podcasts and more, submitted by your fellow workers, focused on issues that affect ALL of us. We hope you find the following content informative and insightful.