GSU JOB POSTING: General Secretary

 Job posting: GSU General Secretary

The Joint Executive Council of Grain and General Services Union (ILWU Canada) has approved advertising for recruitment to the position of general secretary, the chief executive officer of the union, which will be vacated with the retirement of the current incumbent at the end of March 2023. A copy of the job description for the position can be viewed and downloaded here or by using the link at the bottom of this posting.

This is an out-of-scope position which will be covered by an employment contract. The salary range and benefit information is provided along with the job description. Competitive benefits and working conditions are provided.

Interested candidates are asked to submit their applications and resumes to GSU general secretary Hugh Wagner at

The deadline for submitting applications is Wednesday, August 31, 2022.

Following the close of the application period, GSU’s Executive Committee will conduct interviews with selected candidates. 

The hiring/recruitment committee is charged with the responsibility of making a hiring recommendation to the JEC.