Employee Relations Officer
Office Location: Grand Falls – Windsor

Employee Relations Officer
Office Location: Corner Brook

We are a multi-faceted provincial trade union representing over 25,000 public and private sector workers. Members are located throughout Newfoundland and Labrador.

DUTIES: The successful applicant will be responsible for, but not limited to, negotiating collective agreements, processing grievances, presenting arbitration cases and appeals, servicing members/Locals, participating in education training, serving on committees, and attending Local meetings. Work is performed with considerable independence and involves extensive in-province travel and working extended hours on a regular basis. Temporary relief to other offices may be required. The job may include other duties as assigned by the President.

QUALIFICATIONS: The successful applicant will have a degree in labour relations, law, or related field. Considerable experience in leading and negotiating collective agreements; presenting arbitrations and appeals, interpreting collective agreements; extensive knowledge of labour and relevant legislation; extensive skills in collective bargaining including ability to draft and interpret contract language; ability to write and present briefs and position papers; strong communication skills; and a dedicated commitment to Union beliefs and principles. Must hold a valid driver’s license.

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

Please submit your letter of application (specifying the position) marked CONFIDENTIAL to the NAPE President via email at

Closing Date: 5:00 p.m., October 28, 2014

(This competition is open to male and female applicants.)