Labor Relations Representative 3

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Labor Relations Representative 3 Job Number Full/Part Time Schedule Salary 201910017022 Full Time 8AM - 5PM Commensurate with Experience Position Information The Labor Relations Specialist is responsible for representing the University at the negotiation of collective bargaining agreements, meet and confer sessions with union representatives regarding issues that arise pursuant to the University's collective bargaining agreements and contract administration and implementation. This position supports the Director of Labor Relations, and Labor Relations staff in the development and implementation of labor relations data analyses and data collection tools, reports, boilerplate and/or templates; participate in arbitration; provide analytical assistance to management at all levels of the grievance process; interpret collective bargaining agreements; research issues relevant to contract interpretation/administration; develop resources and training materials for campus management; and manage the processes and compliance activities associated with HEERA-required notices, information practices, and grievances. **Please note: This position is designated as a Career Ladder recruitment, which means the hiring department can recruit and fill this role at different levels within the position classification series. Therefore, this position is currently posted as Labor Relations Representative 3 (201910017022) and Labor Relations Representative 4 (201910017023). Applicants are encouraged to review both positions to determine the best match for your skills. All applicants will be assessed based on the minimum requirements for the recruitment for which they applied. If you wish to be considered in both pools or are unsure, please apply for both positions. Education Education Requirements Degree Requirement Bachelor's degree in related area and/or equivalent experience/training. Required JD or Master's degree in related area Preferred
Certifications Certification Requirement Labor Relations Academy Masters Certification (CLRM) Preferred Society for Human Resource Management Certified Professional (SHRM-CP) Preferred Professional in Human Resources Certification (PHR) Preferred
Experience Experience Requirement 4 - 7 years of related experience. Required Professional experience performing labor relations activities in higher education and/or public sector. Preferred
Special Conditions Special Condition Requirement Valid driver license will be required if operating a personal or university vehicle for university related business. Required Must possess or obtain a valid California Driver License in accordance with the California Department of Motor Vehicles Required Must provide own transportation to offsite events / meetings. Required
Minimum Requirements Knowledgeable regarding labor/employment law and the principles and techniques of labor negotiations.
Possesses strong analytical skills to conduct analysis and develop recommendations, demonstrating organization and problem-solving skills.
Demonstrated ability to handle very difficult or volatile situations/individuals effectively.
Able to apply effective bargaining strategies in order to ensure successful outcome for all parties.
Demonstrates skills necessary to bargain and represent the organization's interests effectively.
Demonstrates thorough knowledge of organizational policies and procedures.
Position may require specialized knowledge within labor relations field.
Has knowledge of applicable state and federal laws and court decisions regarding employment related matters.
In-depth knowledge of the principles of advocacy in order to represent the organization in various dispute forums.
Preferred Qualifications 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.

  • UC Riverside was included in the (August 2018) edition of The Princeton Review's "The Best 382 Colleges."

  • Shanghai Jiao Tong University (August 2017) Academic Ranking of World Universities ranked UC Riverside among the top 151 institutions. This survey bills itself as "the most trustworthy precursor of global rankings of the world's top 500 universities."

  • In 2016, UCR was recognized for graduation rate success by the Association of Public and Land-Grant Universities (APLU) for achieving near parity across racial-ethnic, socio-economic, and gender boundaries.

  • UCR ranks among the Top 15 Public Research Universities in the nation, as identified by the 2017 Washington Monthly.

  • In 2017, two separate reports from the Education Trust celebrated UCR as a national leader for African American and Latino student success. UCR was one of just three schools to be named top-performing institutions in both reports and the only California campus recognized among 18 top-performing colleges and universities in the nation for high black student graduation rates.

The University of California is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer with a strong institutional commitment to the achievement of excellence and diversity among its faculty and staff. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.

For information about our generous employee benefits package, visit: Employee Benefits Overview
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Posted: 10/12/2019
Application Due: 3/31/2020
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