Careers and Volunteers

UFCW Local 401 is a member-based organization with a broad variety of project needs. In advancing the goals of our members and of the labour movement, we inevitably rely upon the support and efforts of members, allied organizations, staff, and volunteers. At present, we have the following career and volunteer opportunities open to anyone willing to assist us in the work of our union.

Career Opportunities

Presently, UFCW Local 401 has the following career opportunities available:

Legal Counsel – Edmonton Office

Communications Specialist (Temporary Contract)

Graphic Designer (Contract)

Not seeing the opportunity you’re looking for? We always welcome resumes from members and supporters who are interested in making the work of our union a career. To let us know you’re interested in a position with UFCW Local 401, please send your resume along with a cover letter to Tom Hesse, Executive Director of Labour Relations: thesse@ufcw401.ab.ca 

Volunteer Opportunities

We normally have plenty of opportunities for members and supporters of UFCW Local 401 to assist in the work of our union. From joining us in issue and contract campaigns to supporting the collective bargaining goals of our members in their workplaces, there are always opportunities to get involved.

If you are a member of UFCW Local 401 looking to find ways in which to get involved with your union, please reach out to your Union Labour Relations Officer using the directory on our website.

If you are not a member of UFCW Local 401 but are interested in advancing the issues and goals of our union through volunteerism, please write to Tom Hesse, Executive Director of Labour Relations, at thesse@ufcw401.ab.ca.