About the Maintenance Division

The Maintenance Craft is a diverse and complex division of the APWU, comprised of approximately 40,000 employees. In addition to the three national officers who work at the union's headquarters in Washington, DC, representation is provided by nine Maintenance National Business Agents (NBAs) and three all-craft NBAs.


APWU 2023 All-Craft Conference

October 2, 2023 to October 4, 2023

3645 S Las Vegas Blvd,

Las Vegas, NV 89109

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USPS Handbooks and Manuals

Maintenance Management Orders


After meeting with the Postal service again and scheduling an NCED site visit, we can announce that the implementation date of the per diem MOU is November 7, 2022 and will be piloted for three years for all Crafts. 

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2023 Bulk Mail Centers (BMC) Conference, Kansas

(This article first appeared in the Sept/Oct 2023 issue of the American Postal Worker magazine)

The Bulk Mail Center (BMC) Conference convened on Monday, April 17, 2023, at the Argosy Casino Hotel & Spa in Riverside, MO. The conference was chaired by Terry B. Martinez, BMC Coordinator, and hosted by Michelle Fitzpatrick, Kansas Kaw Valley Area Local. Twenty of the 21 BMCs were present, and 120 delegates attended. All national officers and delegates were recognized.


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2023 Bulk Mail Centers (BMC) Conference, Kansas

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Questions and Answers: In-Service Examinations, Register & Eligibility Ratings

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