About the Support Services Division

The Support Services Division represents APWU bargaining unit members at Information Technology/ Accounting Service Centers, Operating Services facilities, Mail Equipment Shops and Material Distribution Centers, as well as professional nurses employed by the Postal Service.  The Division also includes APWU-represented workers who are employed in the private sector, including mail haul drivers and Mail Transport Equipment Service Center employees.

IT/AS Contract Extension Ratification

On February 15, 2022 the members covered by the IT/AS Collective Bargaining Agreement voted to ratify the terms of an extension which covers July 18, 2020 through May 17, 2022. The membership spoke loud and clear with 341 members voting ”yes” to the terms, and 17 voting “no”.

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IT/AS Tentative Agreement Extension Reached!

Join an IT/AS Town Hall Feb. 1 or Feb. 3

The American Postal Workers and the United States Postal Service have reached a Tentative Extension Agreement for the Information Technology/Accounting Service Collective Bargaining Agreement. The parties have agreed to accept a 22-month extension agreement which will expire on May 17, 2022. 

This agreement is retroactive from July 17, 2020. The parties have agreed to retroactive salary increases as follows:

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Tentative Agreement Gains for Support Services Craft Members

(This article first appeared in the January/February 2022 issue of the American Postal Worker magazine)

Brothers and Sisters, there is exciting news to report regarding the APWU main agreement. The Postal Service and the American Postal Workers Union have agreed-upon terms, the APWU Rank-and-File Bargaining Advisory Committee is recommending the terms to the members, and a ratification vote will take place...In my opinion, the total agreement is a very good agreement. I was very proud to be a part of this negotiation team. I wholeheartedly encourage members to ratify this agreement.

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February 16, 2022

IT/AS Contract Extension Ratification

On February 15, 2022 the members covered by the IT/AS Collective Bargaining Agreement voted to ratify the terms of an...

January 21, 2022

IT/AS Tentative Agreement Extension Reached!

The American Postal Workers and the United States Postal Service have reached a Tentative Extension Agreement for the...

January 6, 2022

Tentative Agreement Gains for Support Services Craft Members

(This article first appeared in the January/February 2022 issue of the American Postal Worker magazine) Brothers and...

December 11, 2021

Summary of the 2021-2024 Tentative Collective Bargaining Agreement

The American Postal Workers Union and the U.S. Postal Service have reached a tentative three-year Collective Bargaining...

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