Industrial Officer (Campaigns) 20170119



Industrial Officer (Campaigns)

Permanent and 12 month parental leave replacement positions available

Full time or Part time


The New South Wales Nurses and Midwives’ Association (NSWNMA) in association with the Australian Nursing and Midwifery Federation (ANMF) New South Wales (NSW) Branch seeks experienced Industrial Officers to join a team dedicated to achieving collective agreements for nurses and midwives, and implementing the union’s bargaining strategy.


Arising from internal promotion and parental leave, these exciting campaign-focused industrial roles offer the chance to achieve advances in nurses and midwives’ working conditions through undertaking responsibility for:


  • Developing and implementing collective agreement campaigns, working in a collaborative team with Organisers and Bargaining Campaign Officers and other Industrial Officers.

  • Leading high level negotiations with various employers in the health sector.


We would like to hear from you if you have:



  • Demonstrated commitment to the trade union movement.
  • Commitment to strive for the advancement of nurses and midwives, and the nursing and midwifery professions.
  • Thorough working knowledge of contemporary industrial relations legislation and practices.
  • Specific knowledge and preferably experience in the negotiation of collective agreements.
  • Developed negotiation, advocacy and representation skills.
  • Experience in program/project development, implementation and evaluation ability including skills such as co-ordination, highly-developed consultation skills.
  • High level of initiative and ability to self-manage.
  • Ability to exercise accurate and high level judgment about industrial issues, including those with union-wide sensitivity or implications, commensurate with level of experience in the role.
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills.
  • High level of industrial research and analytical skills.
  • Flexibility to adapt to high pressure situations and meet tight deadlines under pressure.
  • Ability to participate effectively as a member of a team.
  • Ability to relate effectively with members/delegates/potential members, and employers/employer representatives


How to apply for this position:

To apply for this position online - http://www.nswnma.asn.au/about-us/jobs-at-nswnma/nswnma-job-application-form/ .

In your application, please address each point of the selection criteria found in the Industrial Officer PD -


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NSW Nurses & Midwives' Association in association with Australian Nursing & Midwifery Federation - NSW Branch

Closing Date

Friday, February 03, 2017

Closing Time

05:00 PM


50 O'Dea Ave
Waterloo, NSW 2017

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Contact Name

Er Nswnma

Contact Email

Contact Phone

02 8595 1234

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