St. John’s Office


The successful applicant will be responsible for, but not limited to: negotiation of assigned Collective Agreements under the direction of the Labour Relations Specialist; processing grievances; assisting with the preparation of arbitration and various appeals; servicing of membership is a critical component including participating in membership education, attending Local meetings, serving on committees; required to provide advice and guidance to Local Officers, Shop Stewards and members on a variety of issues including contract and policy interpretation.

Work is performed under the guidance of the Labour Relations Specialist, often involves long hours on a regular basis.  Extensive travel may be involved within assigned workload or within the entire Province.  Other duties as required by the President.


The successful applicant will have post-secondary education at the University or College level in labour relations, law or related field; demonstrated equivalent experience and training will be considered; experience in the collective bargaining process is a definite asset; considerable experience in membership servicing including handling of grievances, conflict resolution, investigations, collective agreement interpretation including ability to draft and present collective agreement language.  A good knowledge of arbitration, dispute resolutions processes, and various appeals is an asset.  Ability to assist with research and preparation of briefs and position papers; strong and effective communication skills; a good understanding of NAPE and committed to Union beliefs and principles.  Must have a valid driver’s license.


Comprehensive salary and benefits package in accordance with Staff Collective Agreement.

Please submit a letter of application and resume, SUBJECT LINE: ‘NAPE JOB POSTING (ST.JOHN’S)’ to:


Submit a letter of application and resume marked CONFIDENTIAL – JOB COMPETITION (ST. JOHN’S) AND ADDRESSED TO:


Newfoundland and Labrador Association of Public & Private Employees

P.O. Box 8100

St. John’s, Newfoundland and Labrador

A1B 3M0

Fax: (709) 754-0726

Closing Date: Friday, May 3, 2024 at 4:30 p.m. (NT)