Unite needs Organisers in Christchurch and Dunedin
Unite is looking for part-time organisers in Canterbury and Otago.
We are looking for a part-time organiser to work with our current Christchurch based organiser and another part-time organiser based in Dunedin to look after our Otago and Southland members.
The Canterbury organiser will be based in the Unite Christchurch union office with the current organiser. They will primarily be recruiting and organising workers in the Fast Food, Cinemas and Hotel sectors in Canterbury, but may also be required to travel to Nelson and Marlborough on occasions.
The position is for 16 hours a week, initially for a fixed term of 12 months. Permanent status and/or increased hours may be available after 12 months.
The full job description can be downloaded here
The southern area organiser will be based in Dunedin but will also have responsibility for members working in the Otago and Southland regions, 90% of whom work in Dunedin and Invercargill. They will primarily be recruiting and organising workers in the Fast Food sector but also members in other sectors that Unite represents (eg Cinemas, Hotels, Security).
The position is for 20 hours a week but increased hours may be available in future depending on membership and additional responsibilities. The full job description can be downloaded here
Send applications and requests for information to:
Gerard Hehir, National Secretary
Phone 021 02940345
PO Box 7175, Wellesley St, Auckland 1141
Applications close 5pm on Wednesday 26th July 2017.