Senior Labour Relations Officer

Kuujjuaq, Quebec
Up to $98,482 per year + cost of living stipend, food allowance + benefits + annual trips min. 3
February 5, 2019
April 6, 2019
KRG 18068
Employment Type
Full time
Designations Required/Preferred

Senior Labour Relations Officer

Refer to Competition Number 18068

Description:  Based in Kuujjuaq, Quebec, the Senior Labour Relations Officer (SLRO) is a key role in HR for the Kativik Regional Government (KRG) and the Kativik Regional Police Force (KRPF).  The SLRO acts as a strategic business partner and Human Resources / Labour Relations resource for the KRG and KRPF senior leadership and their departments.  As an active member of the Human Resources Team, the SLRO works in partnership with leaders to implement strategic HR initiatives that drive team and leadership excellence.  In support of their internal clients, the SLRO will work collaboratively with the HR Team to ensure timely delivery of business solutions within the framework of the HR strategy. This individual will have the passion and capability to foster an environment that reflects the organization's vision and values. Reporting to the Director, Human Resources.

Who Can Apply:  Applicants should possess a College Diploma in Human Resources, or Bachelor Degree or graduate degree (in Human Resources Management, Industrial/Labour Relations) or an equivalent combination of education and experience.

Minimum of five (5) years of related labour relations and employee relations experience. Experience with unionized environments is required. Certified Human Resources Professional (CHRL) designation is preferred.

The successful candidate will have superior verbal and written communications skills, be a strategic thinker and have the ability to invite diverse perspectives, promote an inclusive work environment and support workforce diversity. He/She must have demonstrated initiative and a willingness to be a team player, be extremely reliable, and able to work independently and under pressure. He/She must possess excellent interpersonal skills and be able to maintain a high degree of tact and discretion. 

Ability to communicate effectively in English and French or Inuktitut would also be an asset. 

Salary Range: $71,623 to $98,482

Location:  Kuujjuaq, Quebec

Duration:  Indeterminate  

Closing Date: April 6, 2019 at 12:00 p.m. EST

Individuals who feel they are qualified are invited to submit a covering letter (quoting the above reference number) along with a current resume, and three (3) work related references to:

Kativik Regional Government, Human Resources

                                                                    P.O. Box 9

Kuujjuaq, Quebec  J0M 1C0

FAX: (819) 964-2975


No applications will be accepted beyond the closing deadline. Interviews will be held in Montreal and Kuujjuaq.

Only those applications selected for an interview will be contacted.

The KRG is an equal opportunity employer. In accordance with this and with the James Bay and Northern Qu├ębec Agreement, conditions may vary to promote the employment of Inuit candidates.