Senior Labour Relations Specialist

BC Public Service

BC Public Service Agency
Multiple Locations

Senior Labour Relations Specialist

Salary: $73,400.00 - $101,900.00 annually

Bring your specialized labour relations expertise to this rewarding senior level role

3 positions are available - 2 Regular Full-Time, 1 Regular Part-Time 
This position may be located in any BC Public Service Agency office: Victoria, Nanaimo, Vancouver, Kamloops, Nelson, or Prince George.

The Labour Relations Branch is responsible for strategic labour relations advice, consultation to management, performance management, arbitrations and dispute resolution. As a Senior Labour Relations Specialist, you will bring your expertise to represent the BC government on employment related matters involving bargaining unit employees and disputes under the collective agreements and related employment legislation. This expertise will carry forward to collective bargaining support. In this position you will be required to maintain up-to-date knowledge of relevant jurisprudence, administrative tribunal processes, legislation, regulations, and recommend changes in collective agreements, policies, procedures, legislation and regulations.

If you are an experienced HR professional skilled in labour relations and negotiations, please consider this challenging career opportunity.

Qualifications for this role include:
  • Minimum 4 years of recent labour relations experience in a unionized environment; OR, 4 years of recent experience as a human resources practitioner that includes significant labour relations experience; OR, an equivalent combination of education and experience may be considered;
  • Experience in writing correspondence for management regarding complex matters;
  • Experience in negotiations with Union representatives;
  • Experience in collective bargaining or as a support to bargaining is preferred;
  • Experience representing the Employer before arbitration and/or administrative tribunals is preferred.
For more information and to apply by October 1, 2018, please go to:

Attention: only applications submitted through the BC Public Service’s employment website (see link above) will be accepted.

Organization: BC Public Service
Location: Multiple Locations, BC
Region: South Vancouver Island
Professional Category(s): Labour Relations
Posted: September 12, 2018, 12:11 pm
Expires: October 1, 2018, 4:30 pm

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