The Michigan Nurses Association (MNA) is the largest, most effective union for RNs across the state. As the voice for all registered nurses in Michigan, MNA advocates for nurses and their patients at the Capitol, in the community, and at the bargaining table.
The MNA Labor Relations Representative is responsible for nurses and health professionals represented by the Michigan Nurses Association in the private and/or public sectors. Duties include preparing for and conducting collective bargaining, grievance processes and arbitrations; working with and developing member leaders to represent nurses in employment-related matters; and building an effective organization with power to fight and win workplace improvements.
The ideal candidate has had prior experience working full time to represent nurses and/or healthcare professionals with demonstrated success at contract negotiations and grievances, running effective contract campaigns, organizing membership participation by developing and implementing strategies to involve union members in activities that build the union’s capacity to effectively represent nurses- including internal communications and external relationship-building with political allies, the community, and other constituents.
Experience representing other occupations and industries will be acceptable as appropriate. A Bachelor’s degree is required, and advanced degree is preferred.
Salary and Benefits: Excellent salary range ($70,000-108,000) depending upon experience. Outstanding benefits offered through our collective bargaining agreement including comprehensive family health & dental plan, generous retirement plan and paid time off. Opportunities available in various regions of Michigan, including Northern Lower Peninsula. This is a statewide position and on occasion may lead to significant travel within the state.
Send resume and cover letter to Carol Feuss.