Labor Relations Manager

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POST DATE 9/16/2016
END DATE 11/2/2016

US Steel Gary, IN

US Steel
Gary, IN
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Full Time
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Mid-Career (2 - 15 years)
Bachelors Degree


Job Description
The Department Manager - Labor Relations will handle various aspects of the labor and employee relations programs within the facility. Duties include, but are not limited to the following:

Leads and develops staff that maintains compliance with the collective bargaining agreement.
Lead & facilitate change efforts, organization restructuring, & seek out ways to increase Organizational Effectiveness within the facility.
Administer the U. S. Steel safety program to ensure a safe work environment.
Interpret and implement the collective bargaining agreements for U. S. Steel s represented workforce.
Understand and apply the concepts of contract negotiation, grievance handling, progressive discipline, arbitration preparation and local issue settlements.
Conduct effective and confidential workplace investigations.
Work directly with plant and corporate management, union officials, and representatives of outside agencies on labor relations and human resources related issues.

Bachelors Degree in Human Resources (HR), Business or related field. Advanced degree preferred.
5-8 years labor relations experience in a unionized manufacturing environment.
Familiarity with NLRA, EEOC, FMLA, HR laws and regulations including labor law.
Proficiency in MS Office and database management essential.
Excellent interpersonal, facilitation, team-building and influencing skills.
Ability to work independently and manage ambiguity.

Preferred Qualifications:
MBA, or MA/MS in Human Resource Management, Industrial Relations or Industrial/Organizational Psychology
8 plus years of HR Generalist experience with a proven track to deliver results in a complex and fast-paced business environment.
Organization Change Management Experience
SHRM Certification
Experience at a Fortune 500 company

Competency Summary
- As a senior leader of the company, qualified candidates for this role also must demonstrate the ability to lead change, effective communication, and high-performance teams. - As a manager/supervisor of the company, qualified candidates for this role also must demonstrate the ability to manage change, communicate effectively, and lead high-performance teams. - As an individual contributor, qualified candidates for this role also must demonstrate the ability to champion change and effective communication while contributing to team success.

Equal Employment Opportunity
U. S. Steel is a principled company committed to its core values of safety, diversity & inclusion, environmental stewardship, results & accountability, and focus on cost, quality, and customer. We promote an environment of respect, communication, and collaboration encouraging new ideas that drive innovation and our collective success. U. S. Steel is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, protected veteran status or disability status.