Indigo airlines are looking for new technicians amid the Mass sick leave protest to terminate existing ones.
According to the sources, the airline has already started issuing warning letters to employees going on sick leave.
What’s happening in IndiGo?
Earlier airline Engineering head S C Gupta has written to its employees about the situation and said will solve the issues in the next two weeks.
according to an internal letter, the airline announced on Monday that it will “rationalise” the pay of its aircraft maintenance specialists and eliminate “anomalies caused by the epidemic
Technicians have said that IndiGo might terminate them and hire new candidates at a lower salary.
As per a few technicians, these letter is just a show-off in the media and they are not seriously thinking to raise their pay.
IndiGo on its Official website has posted a job titled- Associate technician,
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A person familiar with the situation said this is always a strategy by indigo to hire manpower and pay poorly.
Many Have demanded to boycott this recruitment drive and support them to solve their problems.
Why Technicians are on Mass Sick Leave?
Technicians told us that the main reason for this protest is they want Salary Hike.
One technician said there is hardly any Increment in Salary from the past 3-4 Years.
Also, they said they have been working for the same salary after Promotion from Junior technician to Aircraft Technician.
Talking About Numbers, the starting salary at the Indigo airlines trainee technician post is 8,000, and it will remain the same for almost 18 months.
Also, Aircraft Technicians (AT) receive only 20,000 per month and hardly get an increment in years.
Some said there is an increment in a few hundred despite promotion from lower to higher post.
IndiGo and Go First Technicians Stand United
We stand together with Such Brave and qualified technicians for better pay, work schedule, and a Safe Environment.
If we didn’t raise our voice against this unfair treatment then corporations will continue such exploitations.
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