Labor Relations Representative

Sacramento, Stockton, El Monte, and Ventura County, CA

We are seeking Labor Relations Representatives for multiple Field Offices throughout California.

The Labor Relations Representative leads, organizes, mobilizes for political action and advocates for our members.

This is a great position if you have hands-on experience in organizing or employment and labor relations, and want to make a difference in improving lives, education and communities.

The California School Employees Association has over 237,000 members who work in 784 school districts in California. Our members provide support services to school children as para-educators, administrators, food service, bus drivers and skilled employees in grounds, maintenance and operations. CSEA is the largest independent classified school employees union in the world.


  • Negotiates contracts
  • Provides leadership to employee and rank-and-file negotiators and committees in collective bargaining
  • Represents members in hearings and proceedings
  • Identifies and develops member leaders, chapter officers and stewards
  • Advises and influences members and staff
  • Recruits and develops activists for union activities and political campaigns


  • Bachelor’s Degree
  • Experience in collective bargaining, representation, advocacy, or dispute resolution proceedings helpful, but not required
  • A strong desire to recruit and mobilize volunteers around social justice issues
  • Experience with database management a strong plus
  • Ability to build collaborative relationships with diverse groups
  • Clear and concise communications skills
  • The ability to work occasional weekends or travel overnight
  • Valid driver's license, car and insurance

Any combination of experience and training that would provide the required knowledge and abilities will be considered. A list of cities where our offices are located is on our website. We are recruiting for positions throughout California.

The salary range for the Labor Relations Representative is $65,408 - $95,147 with a generous car allowance. Starting salaries are typically at the first step on our salary range, although consideration may be given for candidates with exceptional qualifications and experience. Additional benefits include 17 paid holidays, 3 weeks vacation to start and 5 weeks after 7 years, medical benefits for you and your family, life insurance coverage and a pension plan.

All applicants MUST apply on our web site. Go to: www.csea.com/employment, upload your resume and write a cover letter to explain why we should hire you as our next Labor Relations Representative! 

Questions? Contact HR at HREmail@csea.com.  Please do not send resumes or other documents to this email.


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