Unite Union organiiser wanted in Auckland

Unite has a vacancy for a permanent Organiser based in Auckland. Applications close Monday, March 21.

The successful applicant will primarily be recruiting and organising workers in the Fast Food sector. The position is full time for 40 hours per week, however two part time candidates could also be considered.

We are looking for applicants with:
• A strong commitment to working people and the union movement.
• An ability to improve the quality of Unite members’ working lives.
• The skills to develop and support members and delegates in dealing with issues impacting on their working lives.
• The ability to directly recruit new union members and support delegate recruitment on worksites.
• Negotiation skills are an advantage, however training will be provided.
• Excellent communication, advocacy and leadership skills.
• Good computer and social media skills.
• An ability to work accurately and efficiently under pressure, both independently and as part of a team.
• A current full driver’s licence (or significant progress towards a full licence).
• Skills and experience with migrant and/or young workers would be an advantage.
There are a number of options available for work transport, including reimbursement for the use of a personal vehicle, financial assistance to purchase a suitable vehicle and provision of union vehicle.
Terms and conditions are offered in accordance with the Unite Staff Employment Agreement. Unite is an accredited Living Wage employer.
Please apply in writing (by email preferred), including a CV and contact details for up to three referees. Applications and requests for more information can be sent to:

John Crocker
Phone 029 6951135
Fax: 09 846 9509
PO Box 41211, St Lukes, Auckland 1346


Mike Treen

Unite Union
09 8452132 ext 20
029 5254744

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