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Industrial Officer


Employer: Australian Services Union - SA + NT Branch
Work Type/s: Full Time
Classification/s: Unions & Workers Rights, Advocacy & Campaigns
Sector/s: Not For Profit (NFP)
Location: Adelaide

Job posted on: 02 August, 2017.
Applications close: 14 August, 2017. (Expired)

The Australian Services Union (ASU) represents workers in local government, energy, community services, finance, call centres, airlines and the legal industry and private sector administrative workers.

An Industrial Officer position is available with the SA and NT Branch of the Union. The position will be based in Adelaide.

The successful applicant will contribute to the Union’s work by:

  • Assisting individual members and small groups of members with a range of industrial matters;
  • Developing the ASU’s membership through their involvement in collectively resolving industrial issues;
  • Preparing and running matters in the South Australian Employment Tribunal, Fair Work Commission, and other tribunals;
  • Participating in industrial and technical research for workplace, industry and cross union campaigns; and
  • Negotiating collective agreements with ASU members

Applicants will need to demonstrate:

  • Commitment to the Union movement;
  • Experience and/or ability to research, prepare and run industrial cases before industrial tribunals and courts
  • Knowledge of current industrial relations systems and processes;
  • Strong negotiation skills;
  • Understanding of organising and campaign theory and techniques;
  • Advocacy skills;
  • Excellent communication skills;
  • Ability to work to deadlines
  • Basic computer skills.

A current driver’s licence is required.

How to apply for this job

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