Robert Half International Employment and Labor Manager in Hackensack, New Jersey


Employment and Labor specialist wanted foe 3-4 month assignment with potential for full-time placement in Paramus, NJ.

  • Support and implement labor relations strategies that are aligned with business initiatives

  • Work with other functions to ensure adherence to the terms of the several collective bargaining agreements

  • Responsible for managing the resolution of labor disputes and participation in collective bargaining.

  • Stay abreast of changing legal landscape in areas of labor, employment and immigration law to ensure ensure compliance.

  • Critically assess and adjust the U.S. immigration case strategy to meet changing needs, often in consultation with internal and external partners. Implement practical and efficient solutions

  • Manage, respond and litigate, when necessary, external claims to administrative agencies including arbitrations. Participate in internal investigations

  • Manage Company CDL program

  • Complete and manage special projects and periodic reports as assigned



  • JD required or equivalent demonstrated professional work experience

  • Bachelor?s degree in Human Resources or Industrial and Labor Relations

  • Conflict mediation experience or training preferred

Work Experience Needed:

  • 2-3 years law firm or in-house experience with a global company

  • 3-5 years experience in human resources or equivalent employment and labor experience, including direct participation in collective bargaining negotiations

  • Verifiable experience working with union leaders, employees and executives

  • Strong experience and working knowledge with prevailing wage and Taft-Harley plans

  • Experience working in unionized environment, preferably a utility

  • 1-3 years of immigration experience either with a law firm or in-house with an organization that has a high volume of immigration-supported employees

Located in major North American and global markets, Robert Half Legal is the premier provider of legal staffing and consulting solutions on a full-time, project, and temporary basis, serving both law firms and corporate legal departments. We also provide project and eDiscovery teams and workspace for a wide range of initiatives, including litigation support, mergers and acquisitions and document review matters. Our dedicated teams' industry experience allows us to quickly match skilled legal professionals with the best available jobs. We offer challenging opportunities, competitive compensation and benefits, and skills-enhancement training.

Call your local Robert Half Legal office at 888.798.2974 to discover more about this position. Apply for this job now or contact our branch office for additional information.

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Salary: $35.63 to $41.25 per hour

Location: Hackensack, NJ

Date Posted: December 4, 2018

Employment Type: Contract Legal Professionals

Job Reference: 02940-0010754393

Staffing Area: Legal