The Queensland District Mining and Energy Divisions Members work in underground and open cut coal mines, electrical generation industries and coal ports. Our Union has a lot of work to do in the industries we cover, workers in these industries want to be organised, they want to be part of the principal Union that represents coal, power, and port workers. Our Organising and Campaigning team is expanding.
Our Values and Culture
Our Union considers it essential to maintain integrity in all areas of our work, equality in the workplace for members and all to be treated respectfully.
We believe that Unions are successful when their members are engaged and empowered to decide and direct what is best for them in their workplace.
Benefits and Perks
Do you have what it takes to become part of a highly motivated and dedicated team of Union organisers that are at the forefront of industrial organising. These are fulltime positions, working within the Queensland Mining and Energy operations and their associated communities. You will report to the National Organising Director and will work in closely with District, liaising with responsible Officials about work undertaken
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Key Selection Criteria
You must be self-motivated, have a genuine desire to work with others on your team and help workers within our industries. You will need to be enthusiastic, energetic and have a flair for creativity enabling you to do a challenging job in a difficult environment.
You will be able to actively participate in planning, implementing, and reviewing targeted organising campaigns.
You will be able to lead, motivate, develop and mobilise workers, members, workplace activists and delegates and will have experience in being able to effectively analyse problems and develop strategies to deal with them.
You will have experience in educating and developing workplace leaders and possess excellent listening skills combined with concise verbal communication and interpersonal skills
Strong computer literacy including Social Media Platforms
You will need to supply a National Police Check Certificate to be considered for the role and have a current driver’s licence
Skills and experience
Previous ACTU training and work as a Union Organiser is highly desired
A proven working commitment to trade Unionism either through being a delegate or organiser within a Union
Our Industries experience is desirable but not essential
If you meet the above requirements, then click on ‘Apply for this job’ and attach your cover letter and CV, ensuring you address the Key Selection Criteria
Applications close Monday 29 November