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Job Announcement: Chief Negotiator

August 12, 2021

Chief Negotiator

Chief Negotiator
Based in Pasadena, CA

SEIU Local 121RN, a powerful voice for Registered Nurses and Licensed Professionals in Southern California, is looking for a Chief Negotiator. Local 121RN represents more than 9,000 Registered Nurses and Licensed Professionals working in hospitals throughout Los Angeles, Ventura and Riverside counties. Local 121RN is leading the fight to win strong contracts, enact strong workplace protections and strengthen staffing and other important standards for our members.

Job Summary:

The Chief Negotiator is responsible for assisting with the implementation of a collective bargaining program that focuses on member participation in contract and worksite issue campaigns. The Chief Negotiator also assists with coordination of the overall collective bargaining process involving notifications to members, employers and other staff in order to have active participation throughout negotiations – including preparing for actions such as workplace delegations, pickets and other field campaigns.

Essential Functions:

Cross-Department Coordination:

Other Requirements:

Job Specifications: Qualifications, Skills, Experience and Attributes:

Typical Working Conditions:

The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform essential functions of this job. Some of these include, but are not limited to:

The Chief Negotiator interacts with Union members, Executive Board members, Officers, staff and visitors. It is crucial to have the ability to communicate and relate respectfully and professionally with a diverse membership and staff.

Salary and Benefits:
This is a full-time, salaried, overtime-exempt position. The salary range for this position is between $80,000-$85,000, which will be based on the candidate’s relevant and verifiable professional experience and qualifications. SEIU Local 121RN offers a generous benefit package including medical, dental and vision benefits, a defined benefit pension plan, a 401(K) plan as well as generous holiday and vacation policies.

To Apply:
Please send your letter of interest, résumé and three (3) references via email with the job title Chief Negotiator in the subject line to Gabriela Perez at No phone calls, please.

SEIU Local 121RN is an equal opportunity employer. People of color and women are encouraged to apply.

This job posting may not reflect the complete job description.

Applications will be accepted until the position is filled.