United Voice has asked the Fair Work Commission to immediately conclude the penalty rates matter so it can appeal the decision in the Federal Court.
“The offer does not fully recognised the strength of Spotless’ core business and the strategic and financial value of Spotless to Downer.”
Sydney-based cleaner reimbursed more than $10,000 after intervention by the Fair Work Ombudsman.
Downer EDI plans to send a formal takeover bid to Spotless shareholders this week.
Spotless secures several long-term extensions in healthcare including a five-year deal with the Alfred Hospital in Melbourne.
The German Federal Guild Association of the Cleaning Trade and the Messe Berlin have released the program outline for the World Federation of Building Service Contractors (WFBSC) congress, taking place this year from 18 to 20 September.
Downer EDI Limited lodges $1.2 billion takeover bid for Spotless Group.
ISS Australia partners with a new Indigenous cleaning company to help ‘close the gap’ for the Lockhart Indigenous community in far-north Queensland.
Vicinity Centres is trialling a robot to clean its floors as the shopping centre group looks to “reinvest and redeploy” its cleaning contractors.
The BSCAA Queensland division is hosting a free seminar for companies in the building services industry in Mackay, Townsville and Cairns from the 4 to 6 April 2017.
Spotless awarded public-private partnership contract, worth around NZ$200 million, to design, construct and maintain five new schools across New Zealand.
Millennium boss Mark Baldwin says company remains on track to delivering its full year revenue and earnings expectations.