We're Hiring - Union Organiser Victorian District

Published: 18 Aug 2021

Organiser –CFMEU Manufacturing Division, Victorian District

Applications close: 5pm on Friday 3rd September 2021.

The Manufacturing Division is a division of the Construction Forestry Maritime Mining and Energy Union. Our industries include forestry, wood-processing, timber & building products, construction activity such as glazing and floor-laying, and manufacturing activity such as furniture-making, glass production, pulp & paper, soft furnishings, textiles, clothing and footwear.


Employer: Manufacturing Division 
Work Type/s: Full Time for a period of 3-6 months (with a view to extend)
Classifications: Advocacy & Campaigns, Unions & Workers Rights, Recruitment
Sector/s: Not For Profit (NFP)
Location: Melbourne, Victoria 


As our Organiser, you will:

  • have a passion for the union movement;
  • recruit new members into the union from our targeted industries;
  • identify, develop, educate and support workplace delegates and activists;
  • assist members and delegates in resolving workplace issues and negotiating enterprise agreements, together with representing members in relevant tribunals;
  • develop and implement worker campaigns at a workplace, sector and industry level;
  • prepare correspondence, reports, campaign and other material as required;
  • be able to work irregular hours as required to organise and service workers in our industries.



Authorised by Michael O'Connor, National Secretary,165 Bouverie Street Carlton 3053