On their arrival at work this morning 15 quarry tip truck drivers and four mechanics working in the Holcim yard at Albion Park were told their jobs were to be made redundant. In an outrageous move, Holcim has told their drivers that they can find jobs with local subcontractors who are hired by Holcim to work their quarries. Drivers will end up losing six dollars an hour for doing exactly what they are doing now. Robert Pirc, South Coast and Southern Sub-Branch Secretary of the Transport Workers Union of NSW is calling on Holcim to re-instate drivers to their original jobs.
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