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Canada Post Careers – Officer, Contract Interpretation

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Job Description:

The Officer Contract Interpretation provides, in accordance with the national policy of the Corporation, strategic advice to internal clients on issues of interpretation and application of the collective agreements in a labour intensive, mechanized, evolving and politically sensitive environment consisting of a large number of unionized employees.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Provides input to Corporate National Policy Development labour relations negotiations and arbitrations, as required.
  • Provides specialist advice and guidance to Head Office, Area and Divisional management in the interpretation of all collective agreements, policies and procedures consistent with Corporate directives.
  • Maintains professional Labour Relations contacts within and outside Canada Post (e.g. unions, labour associations, government departments, private businesses) in order to remain current on trends and developments.
  • Assists in the determination, development and maintenance of interpretations of all collective agreements, national policies and directives within the assigned area of responsibility in a manner consistent with Corporate objectives and activities.
  • Advises the Manager of potential disruptive issues and/or activities which may arise in the labour force and makes recommendations for resolution.
  • Assists in the development of strategic positions to assist in the implementation of national changes in operations and policies.
  • Establishes, promotes and maintains effective working relationships with National Union Officials and union representatives.
  • Documents and monitors the portfolio, maintaining thorough records of activities.

Job Requirements:

  • One or more years of experience in a unionized environment an asset.
  • Proficient computer skills and competent with Microsoft Office programs.
  • Knowledge of labour management principles.
  • Ability to understand the intricacies of mail flow, and have analytical, interpretive and decision making abilities as they pertain to work function.
  • Completed post-secondary, preferably in a related field such as Labour Relations.
  • 2 to 3 years of relevant functional experience.
  • Strong communication, analytical, and customer service skills.

Job Details:

Company: Canada Post

Vacancy Type:  Full Time

Job Location: Ottawa, ON, CA

Application Deadline: N/A

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