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Jobs at CUPE: Temporary Secretarial Opportunities in Atlantic Canada

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Nova Scotia, Newfoundland and Labrador 

The Canadian Union of Public Employees (CUPE) is seeking applicants to perform occasional temporary administrative secretarial work in our Atlantic offices.

We need a self-starter who can multitask and work under minimal supervision in a fast-paced office environment. Applicants must have post-secondary education in a relevant field or a combination of education and directly related experience.

Applicants should have extensive knowledge and experience in general office work/procedures, an ability to establish priorities and meet deadlines. Applicants should have above average oral and written skills, as well as excellent computer skills and advanced knowledge of various computer software, including Office 365 (Word, Excel, Outlook and PowerPoint) in a web-based environment and some familiarity with Microsoft SharePoint.

Knowledge of and/or work experience in the labour movement is an asset.

The successful applicant must be available on short notice to provide vacation and sick relief for varying periods of time.

The hourly salary is as per the collective agreement between CUPE and the Canadian Office and Professional Employees Union Local 491.

CUPE is committed to employment equity and encourages applications from Indigenous, racialized, LGBTQ2+ and persons with disabilities.

If you are interested in pursuing employment opportunities with CUPE, please submit your cover letter and resume to Clarissa Harris at charris@cupe.ca.

Only applicants selected for interviews will be contacted.