Regional Representative - PSAC

Salary: $102,212 - $115,043 plus $1,554.06 bilingual allowance

Employment type: Indeterminate

Location: Sudbury

Closing Date: Fri, 14 Aug 2020 15:30 EDT

Employment equity designation: Designated

Target groups: Indigenous people

Search area: Employees of PSAC, Components, and PSAC Holdings Ltd, Members giving PSAC membership number, General public

Competition Number: 5640-0006A-020

Branch/Section: Regional Offices Branch

Group: CULE 1

Classification: Band 12

Purpose of position: 


  • The successful candidate for this appointment will be a qualified Indigenous person
  • Position linguistic designation: Bilingual (English, French)
  • Position global linguistic level: Second language CEFR level: B2
  • The selected candidate is entitled to a car allowance

Under the general supervision of the Regional Coordinator and as part of a regional team that includes other regional office staff, the Regional Council, and regional union bodies such as Area Councils, the Regional Representative builds the union and fosters membership solidarity by delivering union programs and services in the region.



  • Significant experience in the labour and/or social justice movement.


  • Knowledge of union and social issues;
  • Knowledge of the political and operational structure of the PSAC;
  • Familiarity with basic computer technology.


  • Ability to demonstrate their commitment to union principles and social justice;
  • Ability to analyze, apply, explain, and interpret collective agreements, employment legislation, and employer policies and directives;
  • Ability to inspire, motivate, and organize groups to achieve collective goals and objectives;
  • Ability to design and facilitate union education courses according to the principles and practices of popular education;
  • Ability to develop union education materials;
  • Second language skills as per the Common European Framework of Reference for Languages (CEFR) level indicated above in order to communicate orally and in writing with workers in a variety of occupations and backgrounds;
  • Ability to create and bring strategic plans to fruition;
  • Problem‑solving and conflict resolution skills, teamwork and leadership are required under circumstances that are often stressful and politically sensitive.

Personal Suitabilities:

  • High degree of self‑motivation and initiative is expected;
  • Good judgment.

A detailed job description is available at: or the attached document.


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The PSAC is committed to employment equity and is actively seeking to ensure a representative workforce. We encourage applications from members of equity seeking groups.

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Friday, August 14, 2020 - 15:30


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