You are on page 1of 6

BUILDING AMERICA'

May 21, 2019

John Asher, Rapid Response Coordinator


Oregon Dislocated Worker Unit
Oregon HECC - Office of Workforce Investments
875 Union Street NE
Salem, OR 97311

IVIr. As her:

Re: WARN Act Notice: Union Pacific Hinkle Yard

In an effort to provide for Union Pacific's long-term success, the railroad has been accelerating its
continuous improvement plan and implementing Precision Scheduled Railroading principles. As a
continuation of our efforts to run an efficient railroad consistent with our Unified Plan 2020 program, we
are undertaking operational changes across our system. As a result of these operational changes, we
have concluded that as many as 195 positions will be abolished at Union Pacific's Hinkle Yard and its
Supply Warehouse and IVIechanical Locomotive Shop. Therefore, Union Pacific is providing you this
notice in accordance with the Worker Adjustment and Retraining Notification (WARN) Act.

1. The name and address of the affected sites:

Employees will be laid-off but operations will continue at the following site:
Hinkle Yard
77855 Hermiston-Hinkie Road
Hermiston, OR 97838

Union Pacific will cease all operations at the following sites;

Supply Warehouse
77863 Hermiston-Hinkle Road
Hermiston, OR 97838

Mechanical Locomotive Shop


77863 Hermiston-Hinkle Road
Hermiston, OR 97838

2. The name and telephone number of a company official to contact for further information:

Sarah Yrkoski, Director Workforce Resources


UOO Douglas St
Omaha,NE 68179
(Phone) 402-544-5000
(Email) sevrkoskicaiup.com

3. It Is expected that the elimination of these positions at the Hinkle Yard and Supply
Warehouse will be permanent.

4. It is expected that affected employees will be laid off commencing on May 21, 2019, but
no later than July 19,2019.

UNION PACIFIC RAILROAD Aaron Hunt


301 NE 2nd Ave, Senior Director, Public Affairs P 503-249-3079
Portland, OR 97232 Oregon and Washington Eamhunt@iuo.com
5. • Affected employees will have the right to bid and bump in accordance with the seniority
rights granted to them in the applicable coliective bargaining agreements, All employees
who are unable to obtain a position and who are laid off will be paid a!! wages and agreed
upon fringe benefits for 60 days after the date of this notice.

6. The job titles of positions to be affected and the number of affected employees in each
Job dassification are set forth on the attached list.

7, The name(s) of the union(s) representing affected employees and the name and address
of the chief elected officer of each union are as follows:

TCU NAT'L Representative Jeff Egnoske, eQnosl<ei(%tcunion.or9, (785) 559-8643, P.O, BOX 601
Elkhorn, NE 68022

YARDMASTERS (WRSA) Caria Henderson, cistwrsa(%amail.com, (916) 698-7438, P.O. BOX 1323
Lincoin, CA 95648

ARASA General Chairman, Mr. Mark Sellers tvboselKMtnet, (210) 852-9942, 1104 Arbor Dawn Lane,
Schertz,TX 78154

BRC National Representative, Mr. Kevin Loftjn, loftink(%tcunion.orc!i (501) 372-1667, P.O. Box 654, N.
Little Rock, AR 72115

1BEW General Chairman, Mr, Jim Wisniski, J[wsc-2(5isbcaiobal.net, (817) 281-4580, 8000 Main Street,
Suite A, N. Richlanct Hiiis, TX 76182

NCFO General Chairman, Mr. Jim D, Larreau, larreaui(%ncfo.orci, (303) 524-3386, 13949 West Colfax
Ave#107, Lakewood, CO 80401

IAMAW Genera! Chairman, Mr. Derrick Battle, derrick.battleOidistrictlodaelQ.com, (832) 230-3220, 13134
Sweetgum Shores Drive, Houston, TX 77044

BMWED-IBT Genera! Chairman. Mr. Tony Cardwe!!, tcardwell@usdbmwed.om, (541) 593-0334, 1828
East Fort Union Blvd., Cottonwood Heights, UT 84121

BRS General Chairman. Mr. John 0. McArthur, iomcarthur(a)brs.org, (775) 846-1794, P.O. Box 960639,
Ei Paso, TX 79996

BLET Genera! Chairman, Mr. Steve A. Leyshon, Steve levshon(%wraca.com, (702) 499-3409, 7331 W.
Charleston Blvd, Suite 120, LasVegas, NV 89117

SMART - TD General Chairman, Mr. Luke Edington, ledinQton(aiutu953.ora, (785) 273-7737, 5990 SW
28th Street, Ste. F, Topeka, KS 66614

Aaron Hunt

^|bNPAGI^RAl^;b?..; -;; '.••'•.'.. ' ' '. ••'. .'"..Asir^n'NMpfc ,):-^'-\/^ ";:^:.^^'.<^4^E.^^
-^^^2ndiA^^.'.';:^.':;:'^'^'^^.^ '':'-' •''".'.""' ' .:' '''^iTrlofeQlfis.Gkii^pjubiicAffaJrs'';,."-'^.^

"'pwhland^R^z^^^.;^ '"'•'• :••::. -'/k:'^ •:,•'-'''"".." \. •^gbn'Qha;Wa?tiin^t^r)^^' ' EaffltiLiri^iiib.coni


Hinkle Impacted Positions and Employees

iEttTiRt(^e^!^[ftti^^^|$5p|§^^^i^% department Position '...-• ,-.';.-

Mechanical MACHINIST
Mechanical FOREMEN
Mechanical ELECTRICIAN
Mechanical FOREMEN
Mechanical FOREMEN
Mechanicai FOREMEN
Mechanica! MACHINiST
Mechanical FOREMEN
IVIechamcal MACHINiST
Mechanical FOREMEN
Mechanical FOREMEN
Mechanical MACHINIST
Mechanical MACHINIST
Mechanical ELECTRICIAN
Mechanical FOREMEN
Mechanical MACHINiST
Mechanical MACHINIST
Mechanical MACHINIST
Mechanical ELECTRICIAN
Mechanicai MACHINIST
Mechanical MACRlNiST
Mechanical MACHINIST
Mechanical ELECTRICIAN
Mechanical FOREMEN
A
Mechanical MACHINTSJ
Mechanical MACHINIST
Mechanical MACHINiST
Mechanical MACHINiST
Mechanical FOREMEN
Mechanical JVFACHiNIST
Mechanical ELECTRICIAN
Mechanical MACH1NIST
Mechanical MACH1NIST
Mechanical ELECTRiCIAN
Mechanical FOREMEN
Mechanical MACHINIST
Mechanical FOREMEN
Mechanical MACHiNiST
Mechanical MACHINIST
Mechanical LABORER
Mechanical LABORER
Mechanical D\BORER
Mechanical ELECTRICIAN"
Mechanical MACHINIST
Mechanical LABORER
Mechanica! LABORER
Mechanical LABORER
Mechanical ELECTRICIAN
Mechanical ELECTRICIAN
Mechanical MACHINIST
Mechanical MACHINiST
Mechanical MACH1NIST
Mechanical LABORER
[Vlechanical LABORER"
Mechanical LABORER
Mechanical LABORER
Mechanical LABORER"
Mechanical MAC H IN 1ST
Mechanical ELECTRiCIAN
Mechanical MACHINIST"
Mechanical MACHINIST
Vlechanical MACHINIST
Mechanical LABORER
Mechanical ELECTRICIAN"
Vlechanicai VlACHiNIST
Vlechanica! VIACHINIST"
Vlechanical VIACHINiST
VIechanica! VIACHINiST
VIechanical :ABORER
VIechanical ELECTRiCIAN
Mechanical ELECTRICIAN
VIechanicai :rOREMEEsT
Viechanicai VIACHINIST"
Viechanical VfACHINIST
Vlechanical yiACHINIST
Vfechanica! yiACHlNIST
Vlechanical yiACHINIST
J
Mechanical J^BORER
Mechanical -ABORER
yiechanical ^[ACHINiST
Mechanical ELECTRICIAN
Mechanical ^ACHINfST
Mechanical ^/IACHINIST
Mechanical . ^/IACHINIST
Mechanical ELECTRICIAN"
Mechanical ELECTRICIAN
Supply Material Clerk
Supply Material Handler
suppiy Material Handler
Supply Material Handler
Supply Material Handler
supply Material Clerk/Material Handier
supply Material Supervisor -1 E
Supply Material Clerk
Supply belief Utiiity Clerk"
FEY Frim Foreman
FEY rrim Foreman
~EY Frim Foreman
~EY -Jump Foreman
~EY "rim Foreman
'EY Switch man
"EY Switch man
~EY iwitchman
'EY ingineer
'EY •lump Foreman
"EY :ngineer
~EY mgineer
U9LUJBQ A31
U9LUJ80 A31
ueujjeo A31
U9LUJ83 A31
U9LUJBO A31
ueaueo A3-L
ueuueo A31
U9LUJGO A31
uemjeo A31
UQLUJBQ A91
U9LUJBQ A31
UQLUJGQ A31
U9LUJBO A31
U8LUJB3 A31
U81UJB3 A31
U9LUJBO A31
ueiujeo A31
USIUJBQ A31
usujjeo A3JL
ueujjeo A31
U9LUJ80 A31
U91LUBO A31
usujjeo A31
ueujjeo A=ll
ueujjeo A31
UQLliJBO A31
usLUjeo A31
ueiujeo A31
UOLUJBO A31
UOLUJBQ A31
UQLUJBQ A31
ueuujeo A31
UOLUJBQ Ail
U9LUJB3 A31
U9LUJBQ A31
UeUUL|311M9 A31
ueuuqot!/v\s A31
ueuuqo^iMS AiJL
ueaiejoj dturiH A31
ueiuqot!M9 A31
UBLUqOt|/V\g A31
ueujejo^ dtunH A3-L
J99UIBU3 A3-L
ueiuejoj dajnH A3J.
UBLUqo^Mg A3-L
UGLuejo^ dmnH A3-L
ueiuqo^Afts A3i
J99UIBU3 A3!
ueujQjo^j dturiH A3-L
A31
J99U|BU3 A31
UBLUlp^MS \31
UeLULplJMS A3-L
ueujejoj dLuriH A3JL
J99UIBU9 A3-L —J
TEY Carmen
TEY Carmen
Mechanical Dir System Locomotive Fac
Mechanical Mgr I Locomotive Mntc
Mechanical Mgr I Locomotive Mntc
Mechanical Sr Mgr System Loco Facii
Operating - Northern Region Dir Mechanical Maintenance
Operating - Northern Region Mgr Terminal Operations
Operating Northern Region Mgr Terminal Operations
Operating - Northern Region Mgr Terminal Operations