Assistant Field Representative

Based in Columbia, MO

Salary: Commensurate with experience; all qualified candidates are encouraged to apply.

Benefits: Excellent Benefits Package- Health care, Dental, Prescription, Vision, Retirement plans, vacation and sick time and Union provided cell phone and vehicle.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Helps develop and implement strategies to involve Union members in activities that build the local Union’s capacity to effectively represent employees in its jurisdiction, including internal communication and member mobilization.
  • Coordinate with workers to gather information that is useful in identifying opportunities for membership growth.
  • Prepares leaflets, bulletins, etc. for communication with membership.
  • Ability to take direction and work well on a team.
  • Must be competent in basic computer/web functions, including email and Microsoft Office.
  • Must be an effective communicator with excellent interpersonal and writing skills.
  • Must be willing to work long and irregular hours, including evenings and weekends.


  • Strong commitment to social justice and building the labor movement.
  • Ability to manage multiple tasks simultaneously.
  • Ability to exercise sound judgment in complex situations.
  • Ability to write well and to author letters, and contract language.
  • Organizing, contracts negotiation experience is desirable.
  • Valid driver’s license.

To apply, contact Mary Smith at: msmith@local773.com.

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