Be Informed - Be Involved!

Members of the Rural Craft from across Washington State will be gathering in Spokane
for one of the most important meetings of the year!
Sunday, March 15, 2015
1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Q and A: 4:00 PM to 5:00 PM


 Ramada At Spokane Airport 
8909 West Airport Drive
Spokane WA 99224

Phone: (509) 838-5211

Room rates are $88 and include a full hot breakfast buffet. Ask for rate code SGS.
Information was presented on topics that have a direct impact on your job and your career.


John Scinto, Rural Delivery Operations, US Postal Service Headquarters
John Scinto is a 34 year postal veteran with extensive experience in Delivery Operations and has worked at the HQ level since 2006 in Rural Delivery Operations and Delivery Programs Support. Prior to his current assignment as Rural Delivery Specialist, Sr; John has held a variety of positions to include, Operations Specialist, (HQ); Operations Programs Analyst (Area); Manager, Operations Programs Support, (District); Route Exam & Adjustment Team Leader (REATL); Senior Delivery Programs Analyst (District); Customer Service Analyst, (District); Postmaster; Supervisor, Delivery & Retail Operations; Self Service Postal Center Technician, (SSPC); Distribution/Window Clerk; City Letter Carrier and Letter Sorting Machine (LSM) Operator. John also holds a college degree in Telecommunications and has completed numerous postal leadership courses and is Lean Six Sigma Green Belt trained.  


Jonathan Weaver, USPS Senior Plant Manager, Seattle District
After serving four years in the US Navy, Jonathan Weaver started his career with the US Postal Service November of 1978 in Yakima, Washington. Jon was first promoted into management as a Supervisor of mails in Yakima in 1989, and then transferred to Spokane as a Supervisor Distribution Operations in 1993. Mr. Weaver was promoted into the Manager, In-plant Support in Anchorage, Alaska. In November of 1997 and later was promoted into the Senior Manager Distribution Operations position prior to becoming Alaska District’s Senior Plant Manager in January 2012. Jon returned to Spokane as the Plant Manager in February of 2014. Mr. Weaver is married to Linda Rice-Weaver and they have 7 children, three of which work for the Postal Service.


Updates on Congress concerning Postal Issues
Rural Work Hour Tracker (RWHT) and the future of 4240 - Automated Timekeeping
Updates on Time Study for our Evaluation System (Your FUTURE Pay)

USPS Spokane Plant operations and how it effects rural carriers