Careers at OEA

Collective Bargaining and Research Consultant (EPRMA) – HQ

[Click here for the full posting] The Ohio Education Association (OEA) is seeking candidates for the position of Collective Bargaining and Research Consultant. The position is part of the Education Policy Research and Member Advocacy (EPRMA) department. The successful candidate will demonstrate an ability to clearly explain complicated subjects related to school funding and collective bargaining to the union’s membership, governance, and staff. Previous experience with Ohio’s school funding system is preferred but not required. This position is based in Columbus, Ohio.

Labor Relations Consultant (LRC) – Howland, OH

[Click here for the full posting] The Ohio Education Association (OEA) is seeking a Labor Relations Consultant. The ideal candidate approaches labor relations consulting from an organizing perspective and is able to demonstrate effective skills in member advocacy and collective bargaining, community engagement, and political action. As this unit of local associations includes both K-12 and Higher Ed, a candidate needs to understand the educational and professional issues that exist in those settings. Direct experience with higher education is preferred. This position is based in Howland, Ohio.

Benefits Overview and Application Information

This is a bargaining unit position that offers outstanding benefits to employees and eligible family members, including health, dental and vision insurance; retirement plan and 401(k); paid vacation and sick leave, and paid holidays. OEA provides liberal training and professional development opportunities and a year-long mentoring program for new employees. Interested candidates should e-mail a cover letter and resume to or send by mail to: OEA, Attn: HR, P. O. Box 2550, Columbus, OH 43216. Some positions require additional steps such as sharing a portfolio demonstrating individual experience with each of the competencies outlined in the full posting(s).

The OEA is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer

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Page Updated February 7, 2020