Classificaiton: Administrator II-Range A Department: Labor Relations Sub-Division: Human Resources, Diversity and Inclusion Salary Range: Salary commensurate with experience and qualifications Appointment Type: At Will Time Base: Full-Time Work Schedule: Monday Friday, 8:00 AM 5:00 PM
About CSUF: Standing on 241 acres at the heart of Southern California, the university was founded in 1957 and has grown into a population of over 39,000 students. As Titans, we believe that diverse perspectives deepen our understanding. We are committed to giving students the support they need to graduate, while responding to Californias revolving work force needs. At California State University, Fullerton we strive for continual improvement of students, staff, faculty and administrators through orientations, training programs and professional development opportunities. As part of the Titan Community, you have access to many campus facilities and services including but not limited to the Grand Central Art Center in Santa Ana, CSUF Garden Grove Center, Fullerton Arboretum, cultural events and performances in the Clayes Performing Arts Center, Cal State Fullerton Athletics sports events, Titan Recreation Center, and the Employee Wellness Program.
Job Summary: It is an exciting time to join Cal State Fullerton as we are an in demand comprehensive University that is driven to shape the future of education and foster a vibrant community of diverse students, faculty, staff and administrators who uphold values of inclusive excellence, free speech, and an environment free from discrimination. We are continuously seeking individuals from a variety of career disciplines that share in the University's mission and core values. We warmly welcome you to consider joining the Titan Community where minds expand and opportunities flourish.
About the Position: The Labor and Employee Relations department is committed to maintaining a positive working and learning environment that is essential to meeting the needs of our multi-cultural, diverse campus community. We aim to support the University in cultivating a positive working and learning atmosphere among the faculty, staff and students. This office provides assistance regarding interpretation and administration of the collective bargaining agreements as well as the facilitation of regulatory compliance with University policies. This office oversees the performance evaluation process, addresses grievances and investigates workplace misconduct. We are seeking an exceptional individual to join our team as the Labor/Employee Relations and Compliance Manager. This individual will be instrumental in supporting the university's Labor and Employee Relations program by upholding standards, policies, and procedures. The ideal candidate in this role should have a positive attitude, an active, energetic mind, and a leadership style that is characterized by highly ethical practices and a commitment to diversity, openness, flexibility, integrity, and kindness.
Under the general direction of the Assistant Vice President, the Labor and Employee Relations Manager assists in managing the University's labor and employee relations program for staff and/or academic employees. Investigates and responds to workplace misconduct and collective bargaining complaints and grievances. Recommends resolution to issues by developing a professional working relationship with staff, management, and union officials. Serves as an advisor to management and others on the application of labor relations laws, regulations, technical letters, coded memoranda, and other federal and state related legislation. Recommends and assists with the implementation of policies and procedures related to the administration of various collective bargaining agreements for staff and/or academic employees, requiring significant discretion and judgment in carrying out diverse assignments. Researches and advises on employee relations issues for management using applicable federal and state legislation, CSU Executive Orders, CSUF University Policy Statements, President's Directives, policies, and all other applicable CSU and CSUF policies and/or guidelines. Other duties as assigned.
Essential Qualifications: Bachelor's degree from an accredited college or university. Three years of experience in the area of Labor and/or Employee Relations. Considerable knowledge of policies and practices involved in personnel/human resources functions and demonstrated experience in the practical application of those practices in a complex organization. Knowledge of principles and processes involved in business and organizational planning, coordination, and execution. Demonstrated ability to communicate information clearly and succinctly both verbally and in writing.
A background check (including a criminal records check) must be completed satisfactorily and is required for employment. CSU will make a conditional offer of employment, which may be rescinded if the background check reveals disqualifying information, and/or it is discovered that the candidate knowingly withheld or falsified information. Failure to satisfactorily complete the background check may affect the continued employment of a current CSU employee who was conditionally offered the position.
Preferred Qualifications: Masters degree from an accredited college or university preferred. Public sector labor/employee relations experience in a higher education institution is preferred. CSU experience preferred.
Additional Information: California State University, Fullerton celebrates all forms of diversity and is deeply committed to fostering an inclusive environment within which students, staff, administrators and faculty thrive. Individuals interested in advancing the Universitys strategic diversity goals are strongly encouraged to apply. Reasonable accommodations will be provided for qualified applicants with disabilities who self-disclose.
The scope of responsibilities for this position includes the making or participating in the making of decisions that may have a material financial benefit on the incumbent. Therefore, you will be required to file an initial Conflict of Interest Form 700: Statement of Economic Interests within thirty (30) days from date of hire and on an annual basis; and complete the CSU sponsored ethics on-line training within thirty (30) days of appointment, and at least once during each consecutive period of two calendar years following the appointment.
The person holing this position is considered a limited mandated reporter under the California Child Abuse and Neglect Reporting act and is required to comply with the requirement set forth in CSU Executive Order 1083, revised July 21, 2017.
Employee must maintain working knowledge of compliance with relevant NCAA and conference rules, and report any concerns or violations noted.
Multiple positions may be hired from this recruitment based on the strength of the applicant pool.
If you are applying for a staff position, please note that you are not eligible to work concurrently in a staff position and an Academic Student position such as Graduate Assistant, Teaching Associate, Instructional Student Assistant or a Student Assistant position.
Regular attendance is considered an essential job function.
Employee/applicant who submits an application for a position may be required to successfully complete job related performance test(s) as part of the selection process.
Online application/resume must be received by electronic submission on the final filing date by 9:00 PM (Pacific Standard Time)/midnight (Eastern Standard Time). Applicants who fail to complete all sections of the online application form will be disqualified from consideration.
California State University, Fullerton is not a sponsoring agency for staff or management positions (i.e. H1-B Visas).
California State University, Fullerton is a major regional university in a vital, flourishing area that includes Orange County, metropolitan Los Angeles and the expanding Inland Empire. The beautiful, 236-acre campus is set in Fullerton in north Orange County, about 25 miles from downtown Los Angeles and about 21 miles from nearby beaches. Cal State Fullerton has more than 37,000 students and approximately 1,800 full and part-time faculty members. The University offers 107 degree programs in eight colleges. Accredited by the Western Association of Schools and Colleges, CSUF is fourth in the nation for the number of bachelor's degrees awarded to minority students and first in California for the number of bachelor's degrees awarded to Hispanics.The University is one of the 23 campuses in the California State University System. Since the campus opened, CSUF has awarded degrees to more than 215,000 graduates. Many are leaders in business, government, education, and the arts.