MEMBERSHIP SERVICING OFFICER
Corner Brook Office
The successful applicant will be responsible for, but not limited to: negotiation of assigned Collective Agreements under the direction of the Labour Relations Specialist; processing grievances; assisting with the preparation of arbitration and various appeals; servicing of membership is a critical component including participating in membership education, attending Local meetings, serving on committees; required to provide advice and guidance to Local Officers, Shop Stewards and members on a variety of issues including contract and policy interpretation.
Work is performed under the guidance of the Labour Relations Specialist, often involving long hours on a regular basis. Extensive travel may be involved within the assigned workload or within the entire Province. Other duties as required by the President.
The successful applicant will have post-secondary education at the University or College level in labour relations, law or related field; demonstrated equivalent experience and training will be considered; experience in the collective bargaining process is a definite asset; considerable experience in membership servicing including handling of grievances, conflict resolution, investigations, collective agreement interpretation including the ability to draft and present collective agreement language. Good knowledge of arbitration, dispute resolution processes, and various appeals is an asset. Ability to assist with research and preparation of briefs and position papers; strong and effective communication skills; a good understanding of NAPE and commitment to Union beliefs and principles. Must have a valid driver’s license.
NAPE is committed to employment equity and is actively seeking to ensure a representative workforce. We encourage applications from equity-seeking groups.
SALARY AND BENEFITS
Comprehensive salary and benefits package in accordance with Staff Collective Agreement.
Please submit a letter of application and resume marked CONFIDENTIAL – JOB COMPETITION and addressed to:
Newfoundland & Labrador Association of Public & Private Employees
PO Box 8100, St. John’s NL AIB 3M9
Fax: (709) 754-0726
Closing Date: Monday, May 16, 2022