Organiser - Newcastle


Applications are sought for the position of “ORGANISER”. The position is based at our modern regional office in Tudor Street Hamilton (Newcastle).  Travel throughout regional NSW is required.

The position requires the ability to attend to the needs of the membership in all industry sectors covered by the Union, including Local Government and the Clerical and Administrative Sector.

You will be required to develop and implement organising plans, this includes developing, educating and supporting workplace delegates and activists, increasing levels of membership and activism, including the direct recruitment of new members and assisting the effective operation and projects of delegates’ committees, identify organising opportunities in the workplace and assist members and delegates in the handling of such issues. Assist members and delegates in the development and negotiation of enterprise/ workplace agreements. Contribute to campaign and operations of the USU. Able to work with members to develop and implement union policy objectives and be able to do some advocacy.

A vehicle is supplied as a tool of trade.

Salary range is from grade 3 level 1 $71,429 pa (plus superannuation) to grade 3 level 5 $81,590 pa (plus superannuation).

Interested candidates must provide introduction letter, resume and written response to each selection criteria (persons not completing selection criteria will not be considered). To obtain a copy of position description, please visit our website: www.usu.org.au or contact Leonie on 9265 8211.




Applications to: Human Resources Officer hrofficer@usu.org.au no later than 4:00pm Friday 16 January 2015.



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United Services Union

Closing Date

Friday, January 16, 2015

Closing Time

04:00 PM


Level 7 321 Pitt Street
Sydney, NSW 2000

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