Horticulturist’s job grows back

Discipline warranted but termination excessive: Arbitrator
|Canadian HR Reporter|Last Updated: 09/09/2013

A long-serving horticultural technician in Ontario was awarded his job back after he was fired over concerns about his performance and attendance.

Pat Koehler had more than 23 years’ service at the municipality of Chatham-Kent when he was fired on Sept. 19, 2012. One disciplinary incident was noted on his file.