Regional Representative - PSAC

Salary: $97,764 - $110,036, plus $1,486.43 bilingual allowance (Expired salary)

Employment type: Term up to 18 months

Location: Montréal

Closing Date: Wed, 23 Sep 2020 15:30 EDT

English requirements: Comprehension, Spoken, Written

Employment equity designation: Preferred 

Target groups: Indigenous people

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

Competition Number: 9541-0008A-020

Branch/Section: Regional Offices Branch

Group: SEESOCQ

Classification: Band 12

Purpose of position: 

CANDIDATES WHO ARE NOT SUCCESSFUL IN THIS COMPETITION MAY BE CONSIDERED FOR SHORT-TERM POSITIONS

Note:   

The selected candidate will not be 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.

Qualifications: 

Education and experience:

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

Knowledge:

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

Abilities:

  • 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;
  • 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.
  • Second language skills as per the Common European Framework of Reference for Languages (CEFR) level indicated above.

Personal suitability:

  • Ability to demonstrate their commitment to union principles and social justice; 
  • High degree of self‑motivation and initiative is expected;
  • Good judgment.

A detailed job description is available on our website at   http://psacunion.ca/jobs-psac or the attached document.

Attachments: 

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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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