Workers' Organizing Committee of Chicago - Fight for 15
Fight For $15 Canvasser
Job title: Fight For $15 Canvasser
Position location: Chicago, IL
Start Date: As soon as possible
Do you want to make a difference working for economic and social justice in Chicago?
The Fight for 15 demands a $15 living wage and the right to form a union without retaliation.
It has become one of the largest and most momentous organizing campaigns for low wage workers across the country. As part of a global movement, thousands of fast food workers are standing up for “$15 and a Union.” For the past 3 years, fast food workers from McDonalds and many other fast food corporations have been fighting to have their voices heard. The Fight For $15 has been extremely successful as thousands of fast food workers across the country have mass mobilized and fought back against the $200 billion industry.
To identify and sign up workers in the workplace and greater community. This includes engaging workers at or near their work place, areas of public transit, and in the community.
The ideal candidate will have:
E-mail cover letter and resume with subject line “Fight For 15 Canvasser” to firstname.lastname@example.org. Please be as specific as possible in cover letter with experience and skills that you have. No mail applications. Incomplete applications will not be considered. Position (s) will remain open until filled.
The Workers Organizing Committee of Chicago is an equal opportunity employer. We encourage applications from women, people of color and other members of underrepresented groups who will contribute to the diversity of our staff.
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