Labor Relations Representative

BLANNING & BAKER ASSOCIATES, INC   Sacramento, CA   Full-time     Social Service
Posted on November 22, 2021

Labor relations consulting firm seeks Labor Relations Representative to join dynamic and diverse staff to help guide union members through various phases of their employment.

  • Interpret and apply provisions of collective bargaining agreements for state employees
  • Represent individual union members on issues related to unfair labor practice charges, disciplinary hearings, statutory appeals, investigatory interviews, and other administrative hearings
  • Investigate, recommend, and prepare grievances to ensure governmental compliance with laws, policies, and collective bargaining agreements
  • Brief client leadership on statewide or national labor issues of concern.

Experience & Qualifications:

  • Excellent interpersonal skills and knowledge of state employment-related issues
  • Ability to use independent judgment and discretion to research, interpret, and apply statutes, regulations, and state policies in the field of labor relations
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills
  • Experience serving as a labor representative, ideally with state or public employees
  • Experience working with California’s State Personnel Board, CalHR, and state agencies preferred
  • Ability to establish and maintain rapport and credibility with diverse groups including state employees, stakeholders, state agencies, client leadership, and colleagues
  • Proficiency in basic Microsoft Office applications and collaborative programs such as Airtable and Google Drive 


Salary & Benefits

  • Competitive salary dependent on experience
  • Paid vacation and sick leave
  • Retirement contributions
  • Full health, dental, and vision benefits
  • Parking

To apply: please submit your resume, cover letter, and a writing sample.