Altice USA (Cablevision) Layoffs

Topics regarding layoffs at Altice USA (Cablevision)

West nyack and gwl. Its time.

Arent you guys done with bs, the favoritism, the supervisors throwing their weight around, them telling you my way or the highway, things constantly getting taken away, healthcare costs rising every year, busting your hump and barely getting a... —  read more 

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Post ID: @10BR3Qck

Standby For Union Shops

It’s come to my attention that there were a few techs that were told this week that they have to do standby on Labor Day. There were told if they cannot do it then they have to find someone to take it. This clearly violates the terms & conditions... —  read more 

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Post ID: @10AKLyfi

Safety

What happened to post about safety issues?🤔

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Post ID: @10zFqk3m

Morris Contract

So? We voted them in May 9th. Haven’t heard anything since. What’s going on?

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Post ID: @10yZHK1J

Altice in trouble again

https://www.nydailynews.com/new-york/ny-metro-altice-agreement-overcharge-20190811-6tt2g57sx5gixd5isfayqwwhbi-story.html?outputType=amp

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Post ID: @10vvmwWD

Still at will? Unreal

Union shop techs got bbt5 bumps with 10% increases while your lucky to get 2%. We have hard to acheive metrics while they will have no metrics. They have a contractor layoff clause, successor clause, and greivance rights while we have things... —  read more 

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Post ID: @10pe4ZSP

PK Fiber Sup WHAT A JOKE

Why is this guy a Fiber Sup? Can we please get a Sup who actually has fiber optics knowledge and experience. It’s a joke at this point and just pathetic that all he does is email daily nonsense. How about come to the field and splice a ROLT or a JSO... —  read more 

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Post ID: @10ivIEkZ

Lets be real

Not for nothing here but all you guys do is cry on here. Union can do this union can do that blah blah. No one will save you from the altice self destruction coming. In 5 years cable boxes wont even exist and you will all be obsolete. Have a... —  read more 

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Post ID: @10hiPJKv

Lightpath Sale

https://www.bloomberg.com/news/articles/2019-07-24/altice-usa-is-said-to-near-sale-of-lightpath-stake-to-stonepeak

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Post ID: @10dVrkwF

Ancillary compensation 2019

Just released. Go see for yourself. Double time is no more, unless your in altice California. ( personal and vacation still counts in cali too, and they also get bilingual pay of $1 more per hour). Ot rate gets squashed back to regular rate if you... —  read more 

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Post ID: @10ayUwjM

Some more food off the table.

I'm hearing double time just got yanked with holidays and 7th days capped at time and a half. Even worse straight time if you don't have 40 hours worked. Vacation and personal no longer count towards your 40? You can't even get a vacation day you... —  read more 

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Post ID: @108vCWFa

Union guys making more and getting better pay bumps!!

Guys from union shops are making more money in less time and getting better bumps. Non union Guys getting screwed on career progression too. And they have more tights and better job protections. Wtf. Guys from non union and union shops working side... —  read more 

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Post ID: @104RDEz0

Did IBEW 827 sell Oakland out?

It sure feels that way and after talking to my fellow techs I’m not alone. I was all for the union for job security but it doesn’t feel like that’s even attainable. Impossible metrics to accomplish, forced to ATS, paying more on benefits, no OT. Just... —  read more 

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Post ID: @101HsqKH

Office Copiers and Xerox Machines!

Lets all buy copiers for several/many more grand a piece.(we have copiers that work fine already)and coffee machines for the drones in the office.Not tools or vehicles,or meters,equipment/parts,or headend equipment,or invest in useable... —  read more 

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Post ID: @100yJJIk

Stocks

Altice stock couldn't get any better, from 2018 to 2019 it went from $18.00 to $26.00 ah you can't beat it enjoy and buy some up.

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Post ID: @100L4UaL

New VRP?

Can anyone elaborate on this new VRP I keep reading about. Like Is it for non union only etc.

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Post ID: @ZY85sj3

Big news tomorrow at 1pm.

Be sure to log into your invite for huge news from altice. An if you can jump on the new vrp package. Go get some........ really these clowns will never learn

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Post ID: @ZXmaEsV

Whos next to unionize?

We need to keep this momentum going! Theres strength in numbers! Other shops got theres in writing and cant just change things on the fly and bring in more contractors! When will you guys see the light?!

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Post ID: @ZWKDLUQ

Job times shortened again

Anyone else notice this? The credit you get is the same but the times are all over the place.

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Post ID: @ZVB5RAb

Streaming television

Xfinity cable lets you stream thru roku and other sights, does optimum let you do it?

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Post ID: @ZSEqHX9

No more doubletime folks

"Doubletime will be made available under special circumstances and will no longer be available for hours worked on 2nd scheduled day off . " I guess Drahi had to cut somewhere after the acquisition of Cheddar and Sotheby . Every day worker does not... —  read more 

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Post ID: @ZPn5LIq

Fiber build by bootleg contractors

Started by in house techs building these new infrastructure and now is contractors splicing on the side walk with bootleg van and tools... what a joke , you see that in third world countries, but to see that here in USA . I wonder if investors know... —  read more 

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Post ID: @ZGsKBm9

Outbound sales is gone

For those of you who don’t know the outbound telesales department in Jericho is closing by the end of June. 😢

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Post ID: @ZvMh1Bf

Freeport/Bethpage Contract

Altice & IBEW have agreed on a 3 year contract. Metrics are GONE after 2019. 2020 EVERYONE gets 2.5% increase in pay with 3% increase in pay the following year. All benefits locked in. Contract ratification vote will be held next week. Will provide... —  read more 

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Post ID: @Zrg0gRL

Company falling apart.

This company has gone to such $hit!, I don’t understand how anyone isn’t looking for a new career! The customers are ticked off and the employees are getting treated like $hit. The stores are packed daily with people returning equipment. That is not... —  read more 

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Post ID: @Z8Sveus

Line Enhancement Fee...lol

FYI.... Altice who since buying Suddenlink and driving it straight into the ground. Is at it again. A increase to their already BOGUS “Line Enhancement Fee” Which will bring a already staggering tax/fees per customer to $28.50 per month. So for 1 tv... —  read more 

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