Employment Opportunity: Bilingual Labour Relations Officers

January 23, 2018


CAPE, a union representing over 13,000 professional employees of the federal public service of Canada, is seeking two dynamic individuals who are committed to union principles and suitably qualified to assume the duties and responsibilities of Labour Relations Officer. One of the positions is for a one year term and the second is a full-time, indeterminate position. In addition, we will be creating a list of qualified candidates for potential future candidacies.

Competencies and experience

Under the supervision of the Director of Professional Services, the Labour Relations Officer will provide union members with various labour relations services in English and French. The candidate must be fully bilingual and be able, among other things, to serve as the lead labour relations representative in all phases of conflict resolution, including grievances, mediation and arbitration.

The chosen candidate must have at least five years of relevant full time work experience in labour relations in a unionized environment. We are particularly looking for individuals with specific experience in the following areas:

In addition, candidates must possess the following education level and demonstrate the following knowledge and skills:

Other essential qualifications:

Conditions of employment

Conditions of employment for this position are defined by the ESU collective agreement. The salary ranges from $91,636 to $113,096. In addition to salary, we offer a bilingual bonus of $1,000 per year, as well as various employee benefits.

Interested individuals should tailor their application to showcase how their knowledge, abilities and other qualifications would enable them to carry out the duties of the position.

Please submit your application, as well as a copy of your resume, by 1 p.m. on February 9, 2018. Applications should be sent to the attention of Claude Vézina, Director of Professional Services, either by email at cvezina@acep-cape.ca or by mail at CAPE, 100 Queen Street, 4th Floor, Ottawa ON, K1P 1J9.