Industrial Officer 20180514

The Australian Services Union (ASU) is a progressive, active and growing union. We are committed to organising members to grow their union and win campaigns that make a real difference for workers and contribute to a fairer society.


The ASU is seeking to appoint an Industrial Officer from early June 2018 on a full-time basis. This position will suit an experienced industrial officer, an employment lawyer who is looking to gain experience in the trade union movement or an organiser who is interested in developing their advocacy and dispute resolution skills.


The position will be working primarily with members in the community and disability services sector who achieved historic wage increases in the ASU Equal Pay Case.


The successful applicant will be expected to share the values of the ASU, represent members in grievances, have some experience in appearing before tribunals or a willingness to develop these skills, have high level written and verbal communication skills, have the ability to work autonomously with minimal supervision and have a working understanding of relevant legislation. Please address all of these requirements in your application to ensure that you are considered for the role.


The position offers an attractive salary (Level 1 $76,436 to Level 7 $91,636 plus superannuation) and generous working conditions. This position is based in Redfern however there may be some flexibility to work from our Wollongong or Penrith offices for applicants who are based in the Illawarra or Western Sydney areas.


Please address your application to Natalie Lang, Secretary, Australian Services Union, NSW & ACT (Services) Branch, PO Box 1865, Strawberry Hills 2012, or email your application to Louise Craig lcraig@asu.org.au with the subject line ‘Industrial Officer’ by 5.00pm Friday 25 May 2018. Please include your CV and a statement addressing the requirements above.

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Australian Services Union NSW & ACT (Services) Branch

Closing Date

Friday, May 25, 2018

Closing Time

05:00 PM


1 39-47 Renwick St
Redfern, NSW 2016

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Louise Craig

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