Series VPRS 12557
Employee Record Cards, Preston Workshop, Department of Engineering
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Date Range: Series ? 1965 - ? 1993
  Series in Custody ? 1965 - ? 1993
  Contents ? 1965 - ? 1993
Public Access: Closed
Location: North Melbourne
Format of Records: Physical
 
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Date Range Agency Title Agency Number
? 1965 - 1983 Melbourne and Metropolitan Tramways Board VA 2694
1983 - 1989 Metropolitan Transit Authority VA 1044
1989 - 1993 Public Transport Corporation VA 2984
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2014 - cont Public Transport Victoria VA 4968
2015 - cont Department of Economic Development, Jobs, Transport and Resources VA 5034
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  • How to use the Records
    The cards were arranged alphabetically by the surnames of employees. Refer to the Consignment Details and identify the appropriate unit.

  • Function / Content
    The series summarised the employment history of employees who were stationed at the Preston Electrical Workshops/Depots, Department of Engineering during the period ?1965 to 1993. Sick leave cards are attached to the history cards for some employees.

    The information recorded includes:
    - Name of the employee
    - Date of birth
    - Date of appointment
    - Designation and salary (electrical fitter, mechanic, welder, junior clerk, body maker, watchman or boiler maker)
    - Other information (date of permanent appointment, date of death, resignation, etc.).

  • Recordkeeping System
    The record cards were arranged alphabetically by the surnames of employees.

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Consignment Number Contents Date Range Public Access No. of Units
P0001 ? 1965 - ? 1993 Closed 1
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