The Office of Employer/Employee Relations of the Jefferson-Lewis-Hamilton-Herkimer-Oneida BOCES provides labor relations services to component school districts who subscribe to the service.

The E/E Office provides the following services:

  • Represent districts in all aspects of labor relations, including at-the-table bargaining, development of management negotiation proposals and strategies, and providing information on salaries and benefits.

  • Represent districts in grievances, arbitrations, employee discipline/discharge hearings, and actions involving the NYS Public Employment Relations Board.

  • Conduct investigations and counsel boards of education, superintendents, and school administrators in matters regarding labor relations, personnel issues, and employee discipline issues.

  • Review contract language and advise on issues regarding contract administration.

Contact the staff for further information:

Director, Dominic S. D'Imperio at
Labor Relations Specialist, Timothy A. Collins at
Paralegal, Candice Dean at
Personnel Assistant, Kathy J. Nicholson at
Telephone: (315) 779-7000
Fax: (315) 779-7009