SEIU 1199 New England
HEALTH CARE UNION MEMBERSHIP ORGANIZER
The New England Health Care Employees Union, District 1199 is now hiring smart, motivated individuals who want to help workers fight for better working conditions, dignity on the job, and improvements in health care for all.
Often called "my favorite union" by Martin Luther King Jr., District 1199 is a bold, democratic labor organization with a long activist tradition. Over the past 25 years, we've used strategic campaigns and direct action to form unions, win better wages and a voice at work, and demand improvements for people in nursing homes, hospitals, state and community-based health care services.
We are the largest health care union in New England with over 20,000 members, including doctors, nurses, nursing assistants, cooks, case managers, and direct care workers. The majority of our members and staff are women, people of color, and/or immigrants. We are also affiliated with the Service Employees International Union (SEIU) - the largest and fastest-growing labor union in the country.
Union Membership Organizers work with members to build and exercise power in the workplace and to advocate for better health care services. Responsibilities include:
Compensation: Dependent on experience; includes medical, pension, vacation benefits.
Send cover letter and résumé to:
Attn: Bill Meyerson,
77 Huyshope Ave., Hartford, CT 06106
You can also fax to 860-251-6049
or email email@example.com
Be sure to describe why you want to be a union organizer and how you heard about the job.
Learn more about District 1199 at www.nehceu.org
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