Project Labor Agreements
TERMS AND CONDITIONS FOR SUBCONTRACTING WORK
PERFORMED UNDER PROJECT LABOR AGREEMENTS FOR NSTec
October 1, 2012 - September 30, 2017
COMPLIANCE WITH LABOR AGREEMENTS
The Subcontractor agrees to comply fully with the terms and provisions stated in Article 13 - Subcontracting,
of the applicable Project Labor Agreement(s) (PLA) between NSTec and the UNIONS, as stated below:
CONSTRUCTION AND TUNNEL AND TUNNEL-SHAFT CONSTRUCTION
ARTICLE 13 - SUBCONTRACTING
SECTION 1. The Employer agrees that neither they nor any of their contractors or lower tier subcontractors will subcontract any work to be performed as outlined in the Preamble of this Agreement except to a person, firm, or corporation signatory to the terms and conditions of this Agreement.
SECTION 2. In keeping with the spirit and intent of this Agreement, all contractors and all subcontractors at any tier agree to schedule and hold a pre-job conference with Representatives of the Southern Nevada Building and Construction Trades Council, prior to the commencement of work at the NNSS, except in cases of emergency. The pre-job conference shall consist of the following:
- (a) a listing of each contractor's scope of work, in detail,
- (b) the craft work assignments,
- (c) the estimated number of craft persons required to perform the work,
- (d) transportation arrangements,
- (e) the estimated start and completion dates of the work
- (f) discussion of pre-fabricated materials.
Work shall not commence for any contractor until a Letter of Assent for this Project Labor Agreement has been signed and submitted by a duly authorized representative of the subcontractor (at any tier) to the Southern Nevada Building and Construction Trades Council.
SECTION 3. There shall be no brokering of subcontracted work covered by this Agreement for the purpose of circumventing the signing of the Project Labor Agreement.
ANNOTATION: It is recognized by the Union(s) that DOE, NNSS/NV may have specialized and/or unusual equipment installed and/or serviced by individuals who have specialized training, skills, or qualifications, and are not covered by the Agreement. Testing, inspection, or service performed on plant equipment under manufacturer's warranty may be performed by the vendor's personnel, except as outlined in Appendix A (warranty work).
MAINTENANCE AND OPERATIONS (M&O)
ARTICLE 13 - SUBCONTRACTING
The Employer agrees that in subcontracting any work which is covered by this Agreement to a person, firm, corporation, partnership or other organization, it will require the subcontractor to observe the applicable wage rates, hours and working conditions set forth in this Agreement.
* NOTE: Current hourly wage rates and fringe benefit payment amounts for Construction and Maintenance work performed on the Nevada National Security Site (NNSS) and in Clark County are identified in the Supplement for PLA Hourly Wage and Fringe Benefit Rates below: