North East Pennsylvania Campaign Coordinator
Based in the North East Pennsylvania region, PA
Summary: SEIU Healthcare Pennsylvania is looking for an experienced organizer to play a leadership role in campaigns for social justice and strong unions in North East Pennsylvania (NEPA).
About SEIU Healthcare Pennsylvania: SEIU Healthcare Pennsylvania is the fastest growing, most dynamic worker organization in our state, uniting 45,000 hospital, nursing home and home health care workers from all areas of the health care industry. We are the nurses, caregivers, dietary workers, lab technicians and housekeepers who work in Pennsylvania’s nursing homes, hospitals, home health care, state health facilities and auxiliary health care services. Together, we advocate to protect patient care and expand access to quality health care for all. We fight to improve our working conditions and make sure that the healthcare industry creates more good, family sustaining jobs. We organize in our communities for racial equality and social justice. We lift each other up and create pathways for ordinary nurses and healthcare workers to become extraordinary leaders for change. We are part of SEIU, the largest union in the country and a leader of the Fight for $15 and a Union. Together, we are taking on corporate power and helping to build a wider movement for economic, racial, immigrant, and environmental justice.
Duties and Responsibilities: The NEPA Campaign Coordinator performs a wide range of duties focused on working with union leaders and collaborating with community partners to guide strategic campaigns to build power for working families in the NEPA region. The work of the NEPA Campaign Coordinator includes:
Location: Based in the NEPA region.
Travel: The position requires a valid driver’s license, a car, and willingness to travel and work on the road as required within Pennsylvania. SEIU Healthcare Pennsylvania provides mileage reimbursement at the Federal rate and lodging when working away from home.
Compensation: Competitive salary package and benefits including defined benefit pension (with contributions beginning after six months employment), option 401K type plan, and fully paid health insurance.
Equal Opportunity: SEIU Healthcare Pennsylvania is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Women, LGBT people, and people of color are strongly encouraged to apply.
To Apply: Submit a cover letter and resume to firstname.lastname@example.org and include the words “NEPA Campaign Coordinator” in the subject line.
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