If you want a career that provides great exposure to the best that trade union teams in the country, if you want the opportunity to live and work in a beautiful part of Australia and if you want to positively influence the lives of our members, then this might be the job for you.

We are looking for an experienced campaign and growth organiser to join our growing team. Are you up for the challenge, do you have what it takes to become part of a highly motivated and dedicated team of organisers that are at the forefront of industrial organising?

The Western Mine Workers Alliance (WMWA) is a ground breaking initiative established in 2013, that is driven by the Australian Workers’ Union, and the Construction, Forestry, Mining, Maritime and Energy Union. The WMWA campaigns to improve the working lives of our members in targeted Western Australian Iron Ore operations.


You will participate in planning, implementing and reviewing targeted organising campaigns. Duties will include, engaging members and recruiting new members, assessing targets, setting up campaigns, developing organising committees, resolving workplace safety and industrial issues and visiting sites where members and potential members are employed


You will be self-motivated with demonstrated trade union values and experience including a proven record of recruiting workers into the union, educating and developing workplace leaders, possess good communication skills and computer literacy.

This is a full-time position based in Tom Price Western Australia. Family accommodation is supplied along with work vehicle, mobile phone and laptop.

A generous salary package will be available, details will be discussed during the recruitment process.


Applicants are required to address the key selection criteria as outlined.

Cover letter and CV’s are to be addressed to Michael Weise CFMMEU Mining and Energy Union Organising and Training Coordinator and emailed to mweise@unite.asn.au

Applications close:
 COB August 16th 2019

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