The Australian Manufacturing Workers’ Union has a full time permanent vacancy for a National Research Officer to provide industrial, legal and policy advice. The position is located at the Union’s National Office, Granville, NSW 2142.

Responsibilities include:

  • preparing cases and representing the AMWU before courts and tribunals including the Fair Work Commission;
  • providing industrial advice and information to officials, officers, organisers, delegates and members of the Union;
  • monitoring and preparing advice on Union Rules
  • researching, monitoring and reporting industrial law developments;
  • researching and reporting on issues affecting workers covered by the Union;
  • preparing submissions for internal and external inquiries and
  • conducting corporate and industry research and supporting organising initiatives as required.

Selection Criteria

Highly developed research and advocacy abilities are required; legal or other relevant qualifications are desirable. Preferred applicants will have at least 3 years experience in Industrial Relations or related discipline using research and advocacy skills.

Applicants must be strongly committed to trade unionism and the interests of workers in the manufacturing industry.

Applications including resume and references should be forwarded by 9 June, 2015:

Sushma Sharma
PO Box 160 Granville NSW 2142
Fax: 02 9897 9275
Email: sushma.sharma@amwu.asn.au 

The AMWU is an equal opportunity employer

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Australian Manufacturing Workers' Union

Closing Date

Tuesday, June 09, 2015

Closing Time

06:00 PM


PO Box 160
Granville, NSW 2142

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Contact Name

Sushma Sharma

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