Bilingual English/Spanish Labor Organizer
Based in Chicago, IL
SEIU HCIL is currently seeking candidates with labor, community, political, campus, faith or issue-based organizing experience to help lead exciting campaigns to organize workers in Illinois and Missouri.
Our union is on the cutting edge of progressive movement building in Illinois and beyond, positioning union members to fight and lead against the attacks of the 1%, and building worker power and strength within our industries, workplaces and communities and workplaces.
Our Local Union is looking for candidates who believe in developing members and workers to lead in all aspects of union building and who are committed to closing the gap for income inequality for all working people so we can all live in a just society. SEIU HCIL is committed to fighting for economic and racial justice, immigration reform, access to affordable healthcare and childcare, and the Fight for $15.
If you are interested in joining us in that fight, we have Labor Organizer positions available in Chicago, Illinois and St. Louis, Missouri.
HCIL Labor Organizers are responsible for building workers' leadership and their ability to organize and build power at work and in the community. Organizers engage workers and identify and develop leaders through a variety of campaigns, including new organizing, contract, and community / political campaigns. Organizers will be expected to build organizations and committees of workers that can fight for a voice on the job and in their communities through collective action, and mentor other staff to do the same.
DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
Organizers perform a wide range of duties, which may vary according to the needs of the overall program or a specific campaign. Examples of those duties and responsibilities are listed below:
KEY QUALIFICATION CRITERIA:
SALARY & BENEFITS:
Salary Exempt position is competitive and commensurate with experience. Company-paid Benefits are included.
A resume and cover letter are required for all applications. Your cover letter should explain your reason for wanting to work for us, an example of how you demonstrated success in a similar position and a description of how this position fits into your long-term career plan.
SEIU HCIL is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
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