Teamsters Local 330

Business Agent

Elgin, IL

Teamsters Local 330 represents private and public sector employees in various industries in the Western Suburbs of Chicago. We are dedicated to maintaining our long-standing commitment to excellent service to our members.

Local 330 is currently seeking to add a Business Agent to our staff in the near future. The job description and responsibilities of that position are as follows:

Responsibilities May Include:

  • Effectively addressing member and employer questions and problems;
  • Ensuring compliance with collective bargaining agreements;
  • Processing grievances;
  • Preparing for arbitrations;
  • Collecting outstanding union dues;
  • Maintaining contracts;
  • Participating in contract campaigns, assisting and/or leading contract negotiations;
  • Attending meetings, picket lines, seminars, and conferences;
  • Visiting jobsite locations and disseminating information;
  • Communicating with the union membership;
  • Organizing the unorganized.


  • College or Law degree in labor-related field, or extensive experience as a local union officer, union organizer or business agent;
  • Strong commitment to social justice and building the labor movement;
  • Experience and training necessary to enforce contracts and conduct contract negotiations;
  • Ability to work well with a wide variety of people;
  • Leadership skills to educate and motivate members;
  • Ability to manage multiple tasks simultaneously; and,
  • Ability to exercise sound judgment in complex situations.

Competitive salary structure. Excellent benefit package. Send résumé and cover letter to:

Teamsters Local 330
2400 Big Timber Rd., 201B
Elgin, Illinois 60124
Fax: 847-695-1579

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