Website UFCW 1518

Job Title: Union Representative

Position: Permanent Full Time

Job Purpose: As a Union Representative you will have a demonstrated ability to represent members under a collective agreement, work well with shop stewards and have a sophisticated understanding of good labour relations. You will have a proven track record leading cases before the Labour Board at hearings, arbitrations and other litigation and settlement processes.

Key Responsibilities

Build a strong UFCW 1518 presence in assigned member work locations, working closely with an developing the Shop Stewards and Health and Safety Committee members.

Establish a professional labour relations relationship with representatives of the Employer.

Provide advanced level of representation for members who experience violations of their collective agreements including and up to Labour Board hearings and arbitrations.

Support organizing and new certifications including assistance with the Labour Board and with first collective agreement bargaining.

Qualifications, Experience and Requirements

Specific and detailed knowledge of the Labour Relations Code, regulations, and other labour legislation.

At least five years’ experience as a Union Representative or similar role with demonstrated experience representing workers at Labour Board hearings and arbitrations and/or tribunals.

At least five years’ experience with a specialization in negotiations.

Excellent case research and analytical skills.

A demonstrated ability to manage competing demands and provide high quality work under tight deadlines.

Bachelor’s Degree, experience in a related field, or combined education in labour relations and experience.

Qualifications, Experience and Requirements…

Ability to travel throughout B.C.

Proficiency in computers and related Microsoft software, CRMs and record management.

Must hold a valid driver’s license.

Proficiency in languages in addition to English is an asset.

How to Apply

$90,000 to $106,000 per year, excellent benefits and compensation package.

Please reply to by August 6, 2021

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