Organiser (Local Government) - Metropolitan - United Services Union

Position Vacant

Organiser (Local Government) – Metropolitan

The USU is seeking to employ a highly motivated and experienced Organiser within the Local Government Division. Position is based in the Sydney Office.

The position requires an experienced and highly skilled organiser 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, but will primarily be dealing with Local Government.

  • Salary will be in accordance with the Union’s skills based salary remuneration policy
  • 10% super
  • 9 day fortnight
  • Vehicle provided (conditions apply)
  • Health and fitness allowance
  • Personal development allowance
  • 5 additional leave days per annum (including Union Picnic Day)
  • Plus many more benefits

Skills and experience required, include (for full description please see Position Description):

  • Demonstrated ability to analyse and resolve industrial conflict
  • Extensive knowledge of awards, industrial relations legislation and the Fair Work Act
  • Demonstrated commitment to the principles of trade unionism and the labour movement
  • Has completed Union Delegates Training course and/or tertiary qualifications in industrial relations or human resource management
  • Excellent negotiation, communication and interpersonal skills,
  • Computer literate
  • RTA class C drivers licence
  • Ability to undertake (when required) regional travel

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 (which contains the full Selection Criteria), please visit our website: www.usu.org.au or contact Leonie on 9265 8211.

No late applications will be accepted.

Applicants will need to submit application to hrofficer@usu.org.au by Friday 6 October 2017 at 4pm

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United Services Union

Closing Date

Friday, October 06, 2017

Closing Time

04:00 PM


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Contact Phone

02 9265 8211

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