Employee Bulletins

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April 16, 2021

Beaumont Area EIB #13

To: All BMRF/B&P Employees The purpose of this EIB is to respond to questions the Company has received related to the provisions and upcoming deadline included in the Company’s current offer. This is a reminder of the provisions of the offer currently available to be ratified and the changes to the offer that will occur if […]

April 8, 2021

Beaumont Area EIB #12

To: All BMRF/B&P Employees The Company has received several questions from our employees regarding potential strike / lockout scenarios. As such, we are providing the information below to address work stoppage questions. The Basics The Union is required to provide the Company with two advanced written notices before initiating a strike or work stoppage of […]

April 2, 2021

Beaumont Area EIB #11

To: All BMRF/B&P Employees Re: Job Security Letter The purpose of this EIB is to clarify any unintended concerns and misconceptions related to the Job Security letter included in the Company’s March 26 offer to the Union. When the Company amended the offer to include a 6 year term, updating the date included in the […]

March 29, 2021

Beaumont Area EIB #10

To: All BMRF/B&P Employees Re: Company’s Offer The purpose of this EIB is to provide an update on contract negotiations between the Company and the Union. On the evening of Friday, March 12, the Union provided the Company with a counterproposal which showed minimal changes to their previous offer. After review and consideration, the Company […]

March 11, 2021

Beaumont Area EIB #9

To: All BMRF/B&P Employees The Company is aware of the employee effort to decertify United Steelworker’s Local 13-243. Employees have asked questions about this process and some have expressed concern about harassment and other improper treatment. Under the National Labor Relations Act, employees have the legally protected right to decertify a Union. This applies to […]

March 6, 2021

Beaumont Area EIB #8

To: All BMRF/B&P Employees The purpose of this Employee Information Bulletin is to provide an update on contract negotiations between the Company and the United Steelworker’s Local 13-243. As you are aware, the Company issued its most recent offer on February 18. Since that time, the Company and the Union have met twice (February 25 […]

March 5, 2021

Beaumont Area EIB #7

To: All BMRF/B&P Employees Re: Elimination of the Refinery’s A-Operator Job Classification The Company has received numerous questions from both our employees and the Union Leadership regarding the Company’s proposal to eliminate the Refinery’s A-Operator job classification and reclassify all A-Operator and Assistant Operator to Process Operators. As such, we would like to share a […]

February 25, 2021

Beaumont Area EIB #6

To: All BMRF/B&P Employees Re: March 5 Lump Sum Deadline & March 12 Offer Expiration We are issuing this Employee Information Bulletin in response to employee inquiries regarding the timing and deadlines associated with the Company’s February 18 offer. Consistent with prior communications, on February 18, the Company issued a revised offer to the United […]

February 19, 2021

Beaumont Area EIB #5

To: All BMRF/B&P Employees Yesterday, the Company emailed a revised offer to the United Steelworkers Local 13-243. This offer is valid through March 12 at 8:00 PM and is substantively identical to the Company’s January 31 last, best, and final offer with two exceptions related to the lump sum bonus and the timing of wage […]

February 16, 2021

Beaumont Area EIB #4

To: All BMRF/B&P Employees Re: USW 75 Day Advanced Strike Notification As you may already be aware, since January 31, the United Steelworkers Local 13-243 has refused to bring the Company’s last, best, and final offer to our employees for a ratification vote. Yesterday, the Company’s offer expired without our represented-employees having been afforded the […]