Labor Relations Specialist II participates in labor contract negotiations. May prepare contract agreements. Being a Labor Relations Specialist II must be knowledgeable in federal, state and local regulations pertaining to labor issues. Represents the organization in legal hearings on labor issues and with labor governing bodies. Additionally, Labor Relations Specialist II makes recommendations for changes to existing policies to ensure compliance with new or proposed regulations. Requires a bachelor's degree in a related area. Typically reports to a manager. To be a Labor Relations Specialist II typically requires 2 to 4 years of related experience. Gains exposure to some of the complex tasks within the job function. Occasionally directed in several aspects of the work.