Assistant House Counsel (3+ Years' Experience)

Operating Engineers Local Union No. 3

Operating Engineers Local Union No. 3 is seeking candidates for the staff position of Assistant House Counsel. This is an unusual opportunity for an experienced labor attorney to work with a large local union in various areas of labor law, including arbitrations, private and public sector administrative proceedings, and advising union staff on job actions and collective bargaining matters. This person will work alongside the Union’s House Counsel. Current admission to the California bar is required.

A successful candidate will have at least three (3) years’ experience in union-side labor and employment law. Preferred experience includes experience with building trades, NLRB, PERB, internal union regulation, grievance handling, private sector and public section negotiations, non-profit governance and have strong advocacy skills and a commitment to the labor movement.

Salary commensurate with experience. Excellent Union benefits.

Please submit resume, writing sample and cover letter to Jilala Foley at or fax: (510) 748-7436 or mail: OE3; 1620 South Loop Road, Alameda, CA 94502, attn: Human Resources. Position open until filled.


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