Some 2,100 non-executive staff of Perodua Sales Sdn Bhd (PSSB) will enjoy new benefits following the signing of the 2011-2013 Collective Agreement (CA) between PSSB and its employees union.
Also under the new CA, a majority of the 2,100 PSSB employees will enjoy 8% to 10% salary increment and adjustment. General Managers from Human Resource and Training Puan Mariam Ibrahim, Parts Operations En Norhammidi Hashim and Service and Technical Support En Zainal Omar signed on behalf of the company.
The union was represented by its President En Azhar Ramzah Noordin, Vice-President En Jamal Abdul Nasir Abdullah and Secretary Cik Norapizah Abdul Aziz.
Department of Industrial Relations Selangor Director Puan Paeza Rosdi and Perodua Managing Director Datuk Aminar Rashid Salleh witnessed the signing ceremony held at a hotel.
Perodua Sales Sdn Bhd, a wholly owned subsidiary of Perusahaan Otomobil Kedua Sdn Bhd (Perodua), is involved in the sales, after sales and distribution of vehicles.
Aminar in his speech lauded the management and union for the quick conclusion of the collective bargaining negotiations. “They reached the agreement in 4 discussion sessions within 2 months,” he said.
“The company appreciates the contribution of every Perodua staff that enabled us to become number 1 in sales and I hope they will continue to improve their productivity,” he said.
Aminar also urged the staff to embrace new changes and work culture that will be introduced by the company in the coming months as preparation for the market liberalisation, and thanked the Government for its support and assistance that enabled Perodua to become the number 1 car company in terms of sales in Malaysia.