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PPL Corporation Labor Relations Consultant in Allentown, Pennsylvania


Internal Title:

Labor Relations Consultant

Primary Responsibilities:

Advises management and HR Business Partners on matters related to the administration of the labor agreement, employee discipline and grievance and mediation procedures.

Interprets contractual agreements for employers and employees engaged in collective bargaining or other labor relations processes.

Prepares and leads grievance meetings by gathering and analyzing information and presenting the company's position to the union; partners with business leaders and HR Business Partners in preparation through fact-finding; negotiates identified solutions with union leadership.

Memorializing terms of written agreements with the union.

Assists in preparation and facilitation of federal mediation.

Assists in preparation for arbitration.

Provide support as a member of the collective bargaining agreement negotiation team.

Works on other labor-related projects as needed.

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Position Summary:

Under general direction, the Labor Relations Consultant is responsible for providing labor relations expertise, counsel, and guidance on labor relations issues related to contract interpretation, grievance resolution and negotiations. . Leads the grievance management process and negotiates solutions with the union on behalf of the company.

Candidate Qualifications:

Candidates must meet the basic qualifications and pass all required tests or assessments to receive consideration.

In compliance with federal law, all persons hired will be required to verify identity and eligibility to work in the United States and to complete the required employment eligibility form upon hire.

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Basic Qualifications:

Bachelor's degree and five (5) years of HR, labor relations or legal experience.

Conceptual knowledge of the human resource functions including recruiting, employment law, benefits, compensation and employee relations.

Equal Employment Opportunity:

Our company is an equal opportunity, affirmative action employer dedicated to diversity and the strength it brings to the workplace. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, age, religion, sex, national origin, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identify, genetic information, disability status, or any other protected characteristic.

Regular or Temporary:


Preferred Qualifications:

Knowledge of contract interpretation and negotiation skills.

Effective written and verbal communication skills.

Strong client service orientation and ability to work well with individuals at all levels of the organization.

Full-time or Part-time:


Corporate Summary:

As one of the largest investor-owned companies in the U.S. utility sector, PPL Corporation delivers on its promises to customers, investors, employees and the communities we serve. Our utilities – Western Power Distribution, Louisville Gas and Electric and Kentucky Utilities, and PPL Electric Utilities – provide an outstanding service experience for our customers, consistently ranking among the best in the United States and the United Kingdom. PPL has grown from a company with customers and facilities in one region of Pennsylvania to a diverse energy company with more than 10 million customers in the U.S. and the U.K. PPL provides energy for millions of customers while providing challenging and rewarding careers for thousands of employees around the U.S. and abroad. Be sure to follow us on:• Twitter at• LinkedIn at