The Unemployed Help Centre is a non-profit charitable organization dedicated to meeting the needs of the unemployed; economically challenged in the Windsor; Essex County area. We are a community-based agency, governed by a Board of Directors. We are funded through: federal, provincial; municipal government grants, the United Way as a member agency, private donations, the Windsor and District Labour Council and our own fundraising activities.
We have been providing various programs/services to address the specific needs of our target population since 1977. These include but are not exclusive to employment/educational/career counselling; effective job search techniques; resumes and cover letters; pre-employment training programs; on-the-job training programs; literacy; Resource Centre for self conducted job searching; emergency food assistance.
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Full-time (temp) - Administrative Assistant-NT
Reports to the President of the Canadian Union of Public Employees Local 543. Will provide a full range of administrative duties to the President and support the proper functioning of the Executive Board. Responsible for providing administrative and clerical support, including all general office functions, i.e., typing, filing, photocopying, and faxing. Drafting internal and external correspondence, responding to telephone inquiries, taking/screening messages; arranging meetings for the Executive Officers, and booking other appointments; receives/logs/forwards cheques; receives, date stamps, sorts, and distributes external and internal mail; maintains meeting minutes; books the union hall and board room for the Local and its tenants; controls entry to the building. Processes and tracks grievances, settlements and Memorandum of Agreements (MOA’s). Responsible for maintaining confidentiality in all matters. Establishes and maintains files of a confidential nature, prepares and distributes confidential documents. Acts as a Liaison, between the Local and various employers. In general, is the initial contact person for the Local. Performs other related duties as required.