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Business Agent

Affiliate: Council 57
Location:Based in the Sierra Foothills Region, CA
Posting Date:May 09, 2018

AFSCME Council 57 currently has a Business Agent position open in the Sierra foothills region of California. The position will be based either in Truckee or Placerville. Business Agents are the field staff who work directly with Local Unions.

Job Description
The union business agent position provides the full range of representation to members in their assigned areas. This includes grievance handling through the arbitration level; contract negotiations; assisting, developing, training, and mentoring the elected leadership of Local Unions; appearances before governmental councils, boards and commissions; working with coalitions and other labor organizations; political action; internal communications programs; and internal organizing.

This position will be assigned to represent a wide range of locals, including a recently organized hospital (wall to wall representation), an irrigation district, and a city. Additional assignments may be added as organizing is occurring in this part of the state.

Job Duties


Please submit a cover letter and résumé to the attention of Danielle Dixon at AFSCME District Council 57, 80 Swan Way Suite #110 Oakland CA, 94621-1438, or to danielle.dixon@ca.afscme57.org or by fax to 510-777-7685. No Phone Calls Please.

AFSCME District Council 57 Is An Equal Opportunity Employer Committed To A Diverse Workforce.