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The Manager's Pocket Guide to Employee Relations by Terry L. Fitzwater

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EDR membership

Members of the EDR board, like the ombudsman, are appointed for a specified period of time. Each member should represent a different function and a different job category. The following information comes from a company that uses the EDR process:

Function

Classification

Accounting

Exempt Manager

Distribution

Hourly

R&D

Nonexempt

Engineering

Exempt Nonmanagement

Office and Clerical

Nonexempt

Warehousing

Hourly

Notice the makeup of the group. There are two hourly, two exempt, and two nonexempt employees; one of the exempts holds a management position. Most departments are represented, from accounting to warehousing. I highly recommend using such a diverse cross section format. The rationale is simple: ...

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