Industrial Relations Advice

At The Master Plumbers and Gasfitters Association, we understand that navigating the complexities of employment and industrial relations can be challenging for plumbing contractors. That's why we offer our members exclusive access to complimentary industrial relations advice.

Tailored Legal Assistance

Through a dedicated legal team, members can receive guidance on a variety of critical topics over the phone, including:

  • Minimum Pay Rates: Ensuring compliance with legal standards.
  • Award Queries: Clarifications on awards relevant to your business and employees.
  • Terminations: Advice on the proper procedures to mitigate legal risks.
  • Employment Contracts: Assistance in creating and reviewing contracts to protect your business and clarify employee expectations.
  • Wage Sheets: Help with organising and maintaining accurate wage records.
  • Template Position Descriptions: Resources to clearly define roles and responsibilities.
  • Performance Management: Strategies to effectively manage and enhance employee performance.

Comprehensive Resources

In addition to personalised advice, our members have access to a wealth of documents and tools to further assist with industrial relations and employment matters:

  • Vehicles as a Workplace: Guidelines to ensure compliance and safety.
  • Rates and Holidays: Information on entitlements for employees.
  • Pay Guides and Calculators: Resources to accurately calculate pay rates, available both nationally and for Western Australia.
  • Employment Contracts and Other Policies: Templates and guides to help formalise your business practices.

Easy Access for Members

All these resources and more are readily available through the member portal under "Industrial Relations." We aim to empower our members with the knowledge and tools they need to manage their businesses effectively and legally.

By providing these critical services, we support our members in fostering fair, safe, and productive workplaces, contributing to the overall strength and professionalism of the plumbing industry. Log into the member portal today to take advantage of these invaluable resources.