OGDCL 3rd party workers to become daily wagers
Karachi (Wednesday, October 31, 2012) – All the third party workers, working against regular posts, in OGDCL will be brought in the categories of daily wages (Work Charge) of the Company. Complete lists of third (3rd) party workers hired for various departments will be issued and verified by EDs/GMs concerned. The verified copies of lists will be incorporated in computer record/data at recruitment department at OGDCL Head Office.
Daily wages hiring on specific projects basis be continued for those categories which are likely to be finished with the completion of the projects. Such categories of workers be termed as man-days and the concerned department will undertake the exercise to determine them as work charge/daily wages.
Presently there are 2,884 third party workers as on October 15, 2012 hired at different location/fields/departments. The placement process will be completed in one go subject to condition fulfill the pre-requisite of the post thereafter no service unit will be hired through third party.
The facilities/benefits for daily wages/work charge workers have been decided by the management, they will be entitlement for 15 days casual leave, Self medical facility, tours bases on operational requirements, uniform, safety shoes, 12 days leave with wages after 03 months and helmets for workers posted at fields, wages for the period of hospitalisation, grant of award equal to 50 percent of the gross monthly wages instead of minimum basic pay whenever the award is announced for such worker, payment of 5 percent WPPF and overtime will be admissible as per gross wages.(Press Release)