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Integration of Trade Services for Dislocated Workers: A Comprehensive Guide

Part C-200 — Rapid Response Coordinator

C-200.1:

Rapid

Response

Coordinator’s

Role

When the layoff has not yet occurred, the local Rapid Response

coordinator initiates and schedules Rapid Response services by

contacting the employer within 48 hours of notification. The Rapid

Response coordinator schedules an on-site management meeting

that includes representatives of the employer and workers. A union

representative is included in the meeting when a union represents

the workers.

As part of the on-site management meeting, collect the following

information:

• Timeline for layoff

• Number of employees affected

• Types of positions affected

• Work shifts involved

• Space for on-site seminars/workshops

• Company severance package

• Security provisions

• Contracted services

• Information that assists in determining if filing a Trade petition

is appropriate

As part of the on-site management meeting, share the following

information:

• Overview of all Workforce Center services

Trade petition process

Trade program benefits for eligible employees

• Rapid Response team access to employer facilities

Part C: Pre-Trade Certification May 2006 Page C-3

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