Teamsters Local 70

Teamsters Local 70

Dues Clerk / Receptionist

Based in Oakland, CA


This is an in-person job at our office in Oakland, CA. Hours are from 7:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. Monday through Friday. Anticipated start date of 4/1/2023.

  • Fluent in Spanish (Required)
  • Primary Receptionist
  • Primary Dues Clerk:
    1. has the primary responsibility for collection/posting of dues monies received via walk-ins to members’ account,
    2. processing/posting credit card payments for union dues via telephone,
    3. processing/posting of monthly dues check-off payments from employers,
    4. Maintain dues check-off records and new membership applications.
    5. Audit seniority list and maintain membership files.
    6. Processing of transfers of membership from local union to local union.
    7. Performs daily/monthly close out of dues collection.
  • Performs simple duties independently such as electronic filing, copying, routine data entry and preparing materials for mailings.
  • Research all subpoenas received from attorney offices and according to law, report all information found on a union member in preparation for court hearings.
  • Processing Union life insurance benefits.
  • Performs responsible clerical work requiring previous experience and the ability to carry out a large variety of clerical duties with little supervision.
  • Assists members with dues, health & welfare or pension problems.
  • Writes basic correspondence on own initiative.
  • Computer literate in office data entry and word processing programs such as Microsoft Word, Excel and Outlook.
  • Good Communication and problem-solving skills. Ability to multi-task and prioritize work responsibilities.
  • Performs other assigned tasks as needed.


  • Proficient in Microsoft Office – Excel, Word and Outlook


  • Wages as of 4/1/2022 (Wages pending for 4/2023)
    • First 7 months, $22.225
    • Second 7 months, $25.40
    • Third 7 months, $28.575
    • Thereafter, $31.75 (TOP RATE as of 4/1/2022)
  • Pension: $10.60 per hour (as of 4/1/2022)
  • Full medical and dental/vision benefits through union group medical plan.
  • 401k available for participation.
  • Union position with OPEIU Local 29
  • 12 paid holidays per year and 12 days of sick leave per year
  • Vacation:
    • After 1 year – 2 weeks
    • After 4 year – 3 weeks
    • After 10 years – 4 weeks
    • After 20 year – 5 weeks

Send résumé to: fsaechao@teamsterslocal70.org.

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