Employee & Labor Relations Analyst 4- Limited Appointment
Salary: Commensurate with Experience
Title: Employee & Labor Relations Analyst 4- Limited Appointment
Category: Management and Professional
Department: Human Resources
Date Posted: 07/06/2017
Position Information: Technical leader who provides guidance to all levels within the organization, utilizing specialized employee and labor relations expertise within area of responsibility to resolve questions, concerns and grievances for a large, complex group of employees in creative and effective ways. Provides advanced professional advice and counsel to management on employee and labor relations issues and employee engagement efforts and projects in support of a high performance workplace. Internal and external contacts often pertain to significant employee relations programs and objectives. Advises supervisors regarding employee performance management and corrective actions, including discipline and dismissal actions, conduct of investigations and management of complaints and grievances. Normally, receives little direction on assignments. Works on employee and labor relations matters that are the most diverse and complex in scope and where analysis of data and situations requires evaluation of many factors and implications with broad impact on the organization. This position is a limited appointment with the possibility of becoming career. This position has been designated as a Career Ladder recruitment, which means that the hiring department can recruit and fill this role at different levels within the position classification series. This position is currently posted as an Employee & Labor Relations Analyst 4- Limited Appointment and Employee & Labor Relations Analyst 5-Limited Appointment. Applicants are encouraged to review both positions to determine the best match for their skills. All applicants will be assessed based on the minimum requirements for the level(s) for which they applied.
Minimum Requirements: Has highly developed skills associated with conflict resolution.
Has advanced knowledge of union/labor contracts.
Has advanced knowledge of applicable state and federal laws and regulations.
Demonstrates skills and abilities in leading management in the areas of conflict and change management.
Has advanced knowledge of employee relations practices and programs.
Exercise excellent judgment in responding to employee relations-related requests.
Demonstrated success in administering performance management systems and mentoring managers on the process of evaluating performance.
Effective written and oral communication skills.
Organizational, analytical, and problem solving skills.
Demonstrated ability to handle extremely difficult or volatile situations/individuals effectively.
Has expert knowledge of dispute resolution and grievance procedures and expert knowledge of administering and ensuring adherence to labor/union contracts.
Understanding of the principles related to management, supervision and leadership to provide expert level advice and counsel.
Possesses highly developed skills to provide guidance to managers and employees on complex and significant employee and labor relations issues.
Exhibits strong knowledge of legal requirements needed to minimize exposure.
Preferred Qualifications: Has advanced knowledge of organization policies and procedures; advanced knowledge of functional area and understands how work impacts other areas in Human Resources and the organization.
Additional Information: In the Heart of Inland Southern California, UC Riverside is located on nearly 1,200 acres near Box Springs Mountain in Southern California; the park-like campus provides convenient access to the vibrant and growing Inland region. The campus is a living laboratory for the exploration of issues critical to growing communities'air, water, energy, transportation, politics, the arts, history and culture. UCR gives every student, faculty and staff member the resources to explore, engage, imagine and excel.
UC Riverside is recognized as one of the most ethnically diverse research universities in the country boasting several key rankings of which we are extremely proud.
- Washington Monthly (August 2016) ranked UC Riverside 12th in the nation in its annual University and College Survey. \
- Education Trust placed UC Riverside 9th in the nation for closing the graduation gap between black and white students by 1.7 percentage points.
- In QS World University Rankings 2016/2017, UC Riverside's Department of Philosophy is #1 in the world for the frequency with which published papers are cited by other philosophers.
- U.S. News and World Report Survey (September 2016) ranked UC Riverside 118th overall; earns "Great Schools, Great Prices."
- Shanghai Jiao Tong University (August 2016) Academic Ranking of World Universities ranked UC Riverside among the top 151 to 200 institutions. This survey bills itself as "the most trustworthy precursor of global rankings of the world's top 500 universities."
- U.S. News and World Report's Best Graduate Schools (2016) including:
- Graduate School of Education - 62nd among ranked schools
- Bourns College of Engineering - 71st among ranked schools
For information about our generous employee benefits package, visit: Employee Benefits Overview