Golden Empire Branch 782, NALC

Last updated on:  07/19/2017 10:00:00 PM

Welcome to the website of the Golden Empire Branch 782, NALC, Chartered February 25, 1901.

  Serving the cities of:  Arvin, Avenal, Bakersfield, Boron, California City, Delano, Edwards AFB, Lamont, McFarland, Mojave, Ridgecrest, Shafter, Taft, Tehachapi, Trona, and Wasco, CA

Last Edited:  07/19/2017 10:00:00 PM ( Accessed  Hit Counter times)

Branch Officers Branch 782 Shop Stewards Jump to the Current Month's Newsletter
    Branch 782, E.A. Baker Union Update ( All Newsletters)

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Useful Forms

Holiday Work Volunteer List Light Duty Request* FMLA Forms 1, 2, and 6 (Self, Family, Child)
Cancellation of Annual Leave 3971 Leave Request (New Form)  
Injury Comp Manual - Complete M-41 National Agreement in PDF Format

Compensation Claims Help

Handbooks, Manuals and Descriptions Stewards Just Cause Training

Br 782 Expense Voucher

Br 782 Mileage Reimbursement

Br 782 Reimbursement Authorization

Links to Other Useful Websites

US Postal Service NALC National Web Site American Postal Workers Union
U.S. Office of Personnel Management USPS Retirement Information Center The Code of Federal Regulations
US National Labor Relations Board Postal Uniform Vendors US Government Printing Office GPO Database
Download Adobe NOW! Thrift Savings Plan (TSP) OWCP
*NEW "The Post Script" Blog    

*Some of the forms above will require the download of Adobe Acrobat Reader.

General Information

California EEO Attorneys Carrier Death Information Civil Service Questions & Answers
FMLA vs. SLDC Health Benefit Information Current Pay chart
Archives of Past Articles    


Current FERS Retirement Current CSRS Retirement TSP Information
FirstGov for Seniors Nalcrest - Postal Retirement Community  
Military Buy-Back Forms   Recent Retirees


We're always looking for photos!  If you have photos of postal events or photos of interest to other employees please contact or send them to the webmaster.  Describe your photo, add dates, names, etc.  We'd like to share them with others.

Last Punch Bunch (Retirees) General Meetings Bowling Special Festivities & Picnics Misc,
Original Last Punch Bunch June 2003 Meeting 2007 Bowling Tournament 2002 Local 782 Picnic Oildale's First Post Office
Alex Dang Retirement photos November 15 General Meeting 2008 Bowling Tournament December 2007 Christmas Events Golden Empire Union Office
Retirement Party for Bill Curtis December 15, General Meeting Potluck 2009 Bowling Tournament Christmas Party 12-5-09 Letter carriers in the heat
Retiree Dinner at Hodel's 11-3-10 Union Meeting 10-25-16 2010 Bowling Tournament October -  2015 Picnic Photos NALC State Convention - 2008, L.A., CA
Basil's Zuniga's Retirement Breakfast ***March 26, 2017*** 2016 Bowling Tournament Photos South Station Thanksgiving 11-19-16 National Convention, Anaheim, 8-10-10
***2017 Bowling Tournament *** 12-20-16 Christmas Potluck 2007-2012 Photos
** Parting Ways NALC Food Drive 2003 December 15, So Station Potluck
***NALC Food Drive 2017*** ***Million Mile Club 2017***



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