TEMPORARY VACANCY NOT ALLOWED
Rule 44 allows for senior man making application thereto to be placed upon the temporary vacancy in assigned freight service.
The vacancy must be at least a 5 day duration, and must be covered by the extra board for a period of 5 days (for both conductor and brakeman vacancies) prior to the temp.
A copy of the job history demonstrating the vacancy and its duration.
Time of call to CMS requesting the temp.
Claiming a basic day penalty account CMS Mishandling in restriction of my seniority. Was working the Circ-7 and Job I.D On (date) at (time) hrs. request to temp the (circ-7) (board-id) known vacancy of _____ days duration. I was the senior employee requesting to be placed on the temporary vacancy as per Rule 44. CMS improperly restricted my seniority and did not allow me to temp as required by agreement. Claiming a basic day for improper restriction of seniority.