Employee / Labor Relations Representative

State University of New York Upstate Medical University   Syracuse, NY   Full-time     Human Resources
Posted on February 23, 2023
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Employee / Labor Relations Representative


SUNY Upstate Medical University is currently seeking an Employee/Labor Relations (ELR) Representative to join the Human Resources department. ELR Representative will administer eight collective bargaining agreements, including discipline procedures, grievance administration, and contract interpretations. Advise department chairs, managers and supervisors on appropriate work behaviors. Conduct in-house training in various employee/labor relations topics. Complete research projects as they relate to labor relations issues and compile reports for management information purposes. Interact with union leaders on various labor relations issues and perform other employee/labor relations tasks as assigned.


Qualifications: Bachelor's degree in Industrial Labor Relations, Human Resources or related field, plus two years of related experience required. Attention to detail, excellent organizational and problem-solving skills required.


Salary: this position starts at $70,000 + DOQ


If you have experience in a unionized environment, public sector and/or in a hospital/healthcare we encourage you to apply for this position at


We are an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran status or disability or other protected classes under State and Federal law.