The Contracts and Grievance Center of 32BJ SEIU is looking for a responsible and dedicated attorney or experienced labor advocate to represent the Union in the grievance arbitration process. 32BJ is one of the nation’s largest and most dynamic labor unions, with over 163,000 members in the property services industry throughout New York, New Jersey, Connecticut, Pennsylvania, Maryland, DC, Florida, Massachusetts and Virginia.
Responsibilities include a rigorous arbitration caseload, advising Grievance Representatives with contract interpretation questions and assisting with a variety of contract enforcement issues.
Candidates must be interested in representing working class individuals, must enjoy advocating on a daily basis, and have a significant interest in or prior experience in the labor movement. We are looking for persons with attorney experience or other relevant arbitration representation experience. Women and persons of diverse backgrounds are strongly encouraged to apply. Bilingual (Spanish, Polish or Albanian) is a plus. We expect to fill this position as soon as possible. Salary will be commensurate with experience and qualifications. This position is based in 32BJ’s headquarters in NYC, but some travel is necessary to other locations on the East Coast. Please email a letter of interest, resume and references to Dania Blanco at DBlanco@seiu32bj.org.