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Labour Relations Specialist

Kelly is currently recruiting a Labour Relations Specialist for Irving Shipyard in Halifax, NS. This individual will have junior/intermediate knowledge and experience in Labour Relations while obtaining an educational certificate in Human Resources.

Monday - Friday, 40 hours/week

12-month contract

Located in Halifax, NS

Competitive Salary

Benefits Package (H/D/V)

Related Skills & Experience:

  • Post-secondary education in Labour Relations/Human Resources/Law
  • 2-3 years of labour relations experience
  • Experience working directly with unions. Working with multiple unions would be considered an asset
  • Exceptional communication skills (both oral and written)
  • You are a motivated professional who takes pride in quickly resolving workplace issues and disputes using a win-win approach.
  • Given the expectations for labour relations team, you are flexible, adaptable and decisive.
  • You are proficient in Microsoft Office (Outlook, Word, Excel, Power Point, Teams).

Key Responsibilities:

  • The daily administration of the Collective Agreement and counsel and consult with our people leaders on labour relations matters.
  • The grievance resolution process, corrective actions and our attendance management program.
  • Provide support to the administration of our workplace policies and statutory obligations.
  • The probationary employee review process.
  • Drafting corrective action letters, workplace agreements, grievance resolutions, and other related correspondence.
  • Investigations, and administer corrective action where necessary. Participate in arbitrations and other dispute resolution processes or statutory processes
  • Training and coaching on labour relations topics to enhance our workplace culture
  • Workplace investigations and mediations.
  • Labour relations initiatives and project work to further enhance our workplace effectiveness.
  • Conduct research and analyze data, including providing recommendations on the proper course of action.
  • Collective bargaining preparation and negotiations.
  • Labour relations data management processes and departmental process improvements

All successful applicants must meet requirements for Canadian Controlled Goods Program (CGP), Canadian Government Security clearance, and U.S. International Traffic in Arms Regulations (ITAR).

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Job Ref: CA7311MM000052
Submitted: 04-12-2019 08:03 AM
Location: Nova Scotia - Halifax and area
Contact: Marisa MacLellan

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