SEIU Committee of Interns and Residents (CIR)


Temporary Organizer Positions

Based in the Bay Area and Los Angeles, CA or New York, NY

The Committee of Interns and Residents, the largest resident physicians' union in the country, is looking for Temporary Organizers to work through the end of April 2018 in the following locations: Bay Area, Los Angeles and New York.

About Us:
CIR is a nationwide, progressive, member-driven healthcare union representing 14,000 resident physicians. We fight to protect the workplace rights of doctors-in-training and improve the delivery of quality health care.

Job Description:
CIR is committed to fully engaging our physician-members on hospital worksite and CIR issues. To accomplish this, we need highly driven and committed individuals who have strong interpersonal communications skills, and can effectively solve problems. Organizers are responsible for building a strong CIR presence in the hospital worksite.

What you gain from a position with CIR:

  • Opportunity to work directly with physicians-in-training, gaining an understanding of front line providers in the hospital setting.
  • Competitive salary; commensurate with experience
  • Excellent benefits package: health, dental, vision, disability, 401(k), pension plan and paid sick/vacation time.

CIR is looking for candidates who have:

  • Prior union or other organizing (political/community) experience
  • Strong communication skills
  • Ability to manage conflict and adversarial situations
  • Ability to work independently, think critically, and prioritize multiple tasks
  • Healthcare experience preferred, but not required
  • Must have a valid driver's license
  • Must be willing to work evenings and weekends, as necessary

To Apply
Please send your resume and cover letter to: jobs@cirseiu.org with the Subject Line: Temporary Organizer Position.

CIR is an equal opportunity employer and strongly encourages applications from people of color, persons with disabilities, women, and LGBT applicants. Please visit our website for more information: www.cirseiu.org.

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