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AFSCME DISTRICT COUNCIL 36



 



Union

Representative



 



San Diego Area



 



Background



 



The

American Federation of State, County and Municipal Employees (AFSCME) is the

country’s largest public employees’ union. 

AFSCME is the largest affiliate of the national AFL-CIO, with more than

1.3 million members and an overall representation of more than 1.8 million

public employees in 46 states the District of Columbia

and Puerto Rico.  AFSCME is the fastest growing union in the

United States and is committed to achieving employee dignity and improving the

working conditions for working men and women throughout this country.



 



AFSCME

Local Unions in Southern California are joined

together in AFSCME District Council 36 to provide professional field

representation, coordinated contract campaigns, political action and

organizing.  The Local Unions affiliated

with AFSCME District Council 36 represent more than 25,000 public sector

workers in 60+ Local Unions.  Members in

affiliated Local Unions work for county governments, cities, courts, school

districts, special governmental districts, and transportation agencies.



 



Job Description



 



The

union representative position provides the full range of representation to

members in their assigned areas.  This

includes assisting, developing, training, and mentoring leaders in Local union

administration, grievance handling through the arbitration level, contract

negotiations, appearances before governmental councils, boards and commissions,

political action, internal communications program, and internal organizing.



 



This

assignment is for the San Diego area servicing AFSCME Local 127 and other

affiliates as assigned



 



Job Duties



 



·        

Recruits and Provides training and assistance in the administration of

Local unions.



 



·        

Negotiate or assist in contract negotiations, including proposal

development, contract campaigns and negotiations skills.



 



·        

Work with leaders in the development and implementation of worksite

issue campaigns.



 



·        

Train and assist stewards and officers in representation work, including

grievances and disciplinary appeals up to and including arbitrations.



 



·        

Train and assist leaders in the development of political action

programs, including assessing potential candidates for office, recruit and

train member political activists, and lobbying elected officials.



 



·        

Assist leaders in internal and external organizing campaigns.



 



·        

Other related duties as required.



 



 



Requirements



 



·        

Three or more years of related work experience.



 



·        

Ability to establish rapport with and organize members in widely

diversified ethnic, social and economic groups.



 



·        

Experience in advocacy and leadership.



 



·        

Impeccable diplomatic tact and excellent skill in verbal and written

communications.



 



·        

Quick learner possessing strong interest and working knowledge of labor

rights and contract language.



 



·        

Extensive project management experience in a high-stress environment.



 



·        

Proven effectiveness in working with Local Union activists.



 



·        

Must be experienced in the use of Internet and Microsoft Word.  Familiarity with desktop publishing.



 



·        

Vehicle, driver’s license, and required use of vehicle.

Job Posting



 



AFSCME DISTRICT COUNCIL 36



 



Union

Representative



 



San Diego Area



 



Background



 



The

American Federation of State, County and Municipal Employees (AFSCME) is the

country’s largest public employees’ union. 

AFSCME is the largest…

Details at a Glance

  • Time Commitment
    Full Time Schedule
  • Start Date
    August 20, 2021
  • Application Deadline
    August 13, 2021
  • Professional Level
    Professional

Salary

Competitive salary and benefits.

Location

On-site
3375 E Slauson Ave, Vernon, CA 90058, USA

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AFSCME

District Council 36



3375

E Slauson Ave



Vernon,

California  90058



ATTN:  Executive Director



Email:

HR@AFSCME36.org



 

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