Bad grammar begets contract confusionHalifax transit worker wins scheduling grievance06/15/2015|Canadian Labour Reporter|Last Updated: 06/15/2015 A transit worker in Halifax won his case against the city after a confusing policy left parttimers out of certain shifts. Gary Arnott, a part-time employee in the transportation department of the Halifax Regional Municipality, filed a grievance after his employer changed its long practice of having parttime workers replace full-time workers. Under the city’s new rules, Arnott was not called on to fill in for shifts left open by full-time employees taking time off for sickness, vacation and the like. Arnott’s part-time position was created back in the early 1990s, as the employer testified, to settle a grievance regarding a manager performing bargaining unit work. To Read the Full Story, Subscribe or Sign In Remember Me Forgot Password If you are a current Subscriber, please click here to set-up or update your login information.