Full-Time Organizer
Northeast Project

Based in Monroe, LA

This is a full-time position for a project organizer to work on organizing campaigns located in Monroe, Louisiana. Organizers are responsible for a variety of aspects of a campaign including building relationships with workers, developing issues-based organizing plans for assigned areas, and for recruiting and sustaining motivation of organizing committee members and activists. The Northeast Project is a joint venture with the American Federation of Teachers.


  • Willing to work long and irregular hours
  • In possession of an insured vehicle and valid driver’s license
  • Have strong communication skills
  • Be motivated, responsible, organized, professional and detail oriented
  • Able to work with individuals different from one’s self and be an effective, collaborative team member
  • Able to accept constructive feedback and direction from campaign supervisor
  • Dedicated to social and economic justice, and public education
  • Experienced in community, student, labor, or environmental activism is a plus for organizer position.
  • Union organizing experience is preferred

Applicants must be flexible with regards to geography and/or be willing to relocate. Duties may require extensive travel around the state and possible travel outside the state.


  • Organize and mobilize workers
  • Attend daily and weekly meetings with supervisors, colleagues, and leaders to discuss progress and plan activities.
  • One-on-one visits, site visits, meetings, and other interaction with members and potential members
  • Write work plans, reports, and member communications as needed
  • Enter assessments and other data collected in a database on a weekly basis
  • Occasionally, be assigned to other parts of the state or country as required
  • Take directions from supervisor on daily and weekly activities to grow AFT membership and accomplish goals.

Competitive salary and benefits.

Please submit your cover letter and resume by clicking on the link provided below –

Equal Employment opportunity and all are encouraged to apply.

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