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Organizing Coordinator

Based in Las Vegas, NV

Who We Are
SEIU Nevada represents public and private sector workers, including county, hospital, home care workers. We are part of SEIU, one of the largest unions in the country. Together we are taking on corporate power and helping to build a wider movement for economic, racial, immigrant, and environmental justice.

Summary of Position:
Reporting to the Organizing Director, the Organizing Coordinator represents and assists SEIU Nevada Local 1107 in achieving Organizing Program goals in the field; to supervise, train and direct International Union staff, local union staff or special project staff under the supervision of the Organizing Director; designs and implements organizing plans.

Expectations:
The Organizing Coordinator performs a wide range of duties and responsibilities, including:

  • Supervise lead organizers and organizers, assign, and evaluate staff including developing individual work plans with staff and overseeing their implantation and evaluation.  Administer corrective discipline including termination if necessary.
  • Recruit, interview, and recommend hiring staff.
  • Formulates and administers organizing plans and campaigns.
  • Mentors lead organizers, facilitate training among staff as it relates to member organizing, new member organizing and coordinate multiple campaigns.

Requirements:
The Organizing Coordinator position requires a high level of judgment, leadership, and commitment to the goals of SEIU and its leaders.  The Organizing Coordinator must be able to work independently with elected leaders in complex political and local union situations.

The Organizing Coordinator must have experience in all elements of an organizing campaign, including leading staff, staff supervision, and planning.

The Organizing Coordinator must be available for travel.  The position may require temporary assignments away from home as well as long and irregular hours.

This description describes the general nature and work expected of an individual assigned to this position.  Employees may be required to perform other job-related duties as requested by their supervisor.  All requirements are subject to possible modification to reasonably accommodate individuals with a disability.

If you are interested in this opportunity, please forward your resume to martin.manteca@seiu.org with “Organizing Coordinator” in the Subject.

No phone calls please.

AFFIRMATIVE ACTION EMPLOYER
SEIU Nevada Local 1107 is an affirmative action employer and encourage applications from all qualified candidates regardless of race, ethnicity, age, sex, sexual orientation, marital status, religion, or disability.

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