AMWU Membership Assistant

The AMWU is Australia’s largest manufacturing union, representing blue collar and technical workers across manufacturing and engineering. The AMWU is seeking to employ a full-time, 12 month fixed term role in our NSW Membership Team. The Membership Team has direct contact with AMWU members across NSW to strengthen the relationship between members and the Union, manage dues and member accounts and improve the quality and effectiveness of the AMWU’s member data.  The role will involve outbound telephone campaign and contact work and some administrative functions.


The ideal applicant will have the following skills and experience:

  • Understand the values of a trade union and is able to communicate the benefits with a focus on member retention;
  • Commitment, initiative and skill in the provision of a strong ‘member focus’ in all areas, particularly in telephone work;
  • Experience in working as part of a team, in both a supervised and unsupervised capacity;
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills; able to deal with complex enquiries and issues presented by members, other unions, employers, etc and an ability to refer to others when appropriate.
  • Ability to work to deadlines and prioritize workflow with excellent time management;
  • A strong commitment to the principles and values of the trade union movement.


Salary and Conditions:

  • 12 month contract, Granville State Office
  • Salary – commencing Grade 3,  $53,843pa (plus superannuation)
  • 35 hours per week - Hours 8.30am to 4.30pm
  • 4 weeks annual leave, with 25% loading  Plus additional benefits


Expressions of Interest to be submitted by email to Patricia Wagner, NSW State Office Coordinator at elke.szyczew@amwu.org.au by no later than 5:00pm Wednesday 9th August 2017.



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AMWU - Australian Manufacturing Workers' Union

Closing Date

Wednesday, August 09, 2017

Closing Time

05:00 PM


Contact Name

Elke Szyczew

Contact Email

Contact Phone

1300 732 698

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