This is a Permanent, Full-time position.Category: Other
Prepare and negotiate collective agreements
Mediate disputes, file grievances, and attend arbitration hearings
Compile business reports and present to the Executive Board and Membership
Liaise between the Theatres and the Local as an organization
Counsel the membership on rights, obligations and conduct of their employment
Direct current job referral system
Identify opportunities for membership employment
Perform clerical duties on behalf of the President and Executive Board
Negotiation and counselling skills
Post-secondary degree / diploma in relevent field or minimum 3 years experience in labour relations
Strong organizational, interpersonal, team building and collaborative skills
Effective oral and written communication skills
Advanced skills in word processing, spreadsheets and web programs an asset
Knowledge of Employment Standards, Pay Equity and Labour Relations Acts
Self starter who can work independently
Some travel, evening and weekend work is required.
We offer a competitive salary and compensation package which includes Health Benefits (medical, dental and vision), Life Insurance and RSP
We thank all respondents in advance, however, only short-listed candidates will be contacted.
511 Adelaide Street West
Toronto, ON, M5V 1T4
The IATSE is an international union that represents members employed in stagecraft, motion picture and television production and trade show industires throughout the United States and Canada. Local 822 is the largest independent group of theatrical Wardrobe, Makeup Artists and Hairstylist professionals in Canada. Our membership is growing and so is our need. IATSE 822 is looking for a Business Agent starting January 2011.
Our ideal candidate will be conversant in labour relations and familiar with theatre, opera and dance in Toronto and across the country. We are searching for an individual who is willing to pursue opportunities, promote and protect our interests, support and advocate on behalf of our diverse membership of knowledgeable, experienced and skilled technicians.