The Michigan Nurses Association (MNA) is the largest, most effective union for registered nurses in Michigan. As the voice for all registered nurses in Michigan, MNA advocates for nurses and their patients at the State Capitol, in the community, and at the bargaining table.
The labor relations representative is responsible for nurses represented by MNA in the private and/or public sectors. Duties include: preparing for and conducting collective bargaining, processing grievances and conducting arbitrations; working with and developing member leaders and representing nurses in other employment-related problems.
The ideal candidate has had prior experience working full time to represent nurses, with demonstrated success at contract negotiations and arbitrations, running effective contract campaigns, plus effectiveness in organizing membership participation and developing rank and file leadership. Experience representing other occupations and industries will be acceptable as appropriate.
A Bachelor’s degree is required and advanced degree is preferred. The position is available in the Upper Peninsula of Michigan. Travel required
Salary and Benefits: Excellent salary depending on experience, and outstanding benefits offered, including comprehensive family health & dental plan, and generous pension.
Minimum Education Required