Human Resources Advisor

Human Resources Advisor

Job Information
Author pmnationtalk
Date August 3, 2018
Type Full Time
Company University College of the North
Location The Pas or Thompson, MB
Category Business / Management
Client University College of the North
Contact Information
hrinfo@ucn.ca

Human Resources Advisor

Full-Time Regular Position
The Pas or Thompson, Manitoba

University College of the North (UCN) is committed to building a workforce representative of the populations we serve. Applications are invited from individuals who have a demonstrated interest and ability to work with Aboriginal learners and mature students.

The Position: UCN is seeking a Human Resources Advisor to be based in The Pas or Thompson, Manitoba. The successful candidate will be a human resources generalist who will come with demonstrated related experience and initiative. UCN has two campuses (The Pas and Thompson), twelve regional centres, the majority of which are located in Indigenous communities, and a variety of other teaching sites throughout northern Manitoba.

The Human Resources Advisor will be involved in the comprehensive delivery of human resource services including ensuring a representative workforce through recruitment and selection, assisting with a variety of human resource and labour relations issues including accessibility and accommodation, grievances, collective bargaining, policy renewal and development, respectful workplace, harassment/discrimination complaints, human resource management systems, workplace safety and health, conflict resolution, related workshop development and facilitation.

Qualifications:

  • Formal training and/or certification in Human Resources/Labour Relations
  • Human Resources and/or Labour Relations experience in a unionized environment
  • Experience managing complaint processes, including respectful workplace and harassment/discrimination complaints
  • Experience with Diversity/Inclusion in the workplace
  • Experience with Accessibility and Accommodation in the workplace
  • Experience developing and facilitating training sessions/workshops
  • Experience with HRIS/Time and Attendance systems
  • Appropriate combinations of education and experience may be considered
  • Demonstrated strong teamwork as well as the ability to work independently
  • Positive and culturally relevant communication skills (both oral and written)
  • Exceptional judgment and interpersonal skills
  • Experience working with Indigenous people and organizations
  • Demonstrated ability to take initiative and to follow through on projects/work assignments
  • Demonstrated ability to use information technology effectively
  • Personal experience and/or knowledge and understanding of Aboriginal cultures

Assets:

  • Related Bachelor’s Degree
  • CPHR Designation
  • The ability to speak an Aboriginal language
  • Related experience in a post-secondary environment

Conditions of Employment:

  • Some travel will be required
  • Candidates must be legally entitled to work in Canada

Representative Workforce (formerly employment equity) is a factor in the selection process. Preference will be given to Aboriginal candidates. Applicants are invited to indicate in their covering letter or résumé if they are from any of the following groups: Aboriginal people, persons with disabilities, visible minorities, or women and men in non-traditional roles. All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however, Canadians and permanent residents will be given priority.

Competition Number: 18-082

Closing Date: August 23, 2018

Salary Range:  Commensurate with qualifications and experience

Apply to:
University College of the North, Attention: Human Resources
P.O. Box 3000
The Pas MB R9A 1M7
Fax: (204) 623-4414
Email: hrinfo@ucn.ca (preferred format)

We thank all applicants for their interest, but only those selected for an interview will be contacted Application materials, including letters of reference, will be handled in accordance with the Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Legislation (Manitoba). This ad is available in alternate formats upon request. For more information and other employment opportunities, visit www.ucn.ca.

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