Security Internal Organizer I
Security Division

Oakland, CA

This is a job announcement for Security Division Internal Organizer in Oakland, California.

SEIU-United Service Workers West represents more than 40,000 members across California. Together, as part of the national Stand for Security campaign, SEIU security officers have fought to win improved wages, health care and respect on the job.  Successful candidates will have a deep commitment to social justice, cultural diversity and an unwavering enthusiasm for bold social change work. Candidates must be able to inspire, challenge and develop workers into leaders, to lead teams and effectively communicate with others. Personal initiative, independent judgment, accountability, planning, organizational skills, written and communication skills are required. 


  • Identify and develop rank & file Union activists
  • File grievances and prepare cases for Arbitration
  • Perform regular worksite visits and conduct worksite meetings
  • Organize actions and demonstrations
  • Facilitate membership meetings and trainings
  • Lead mobilization and turnout for actions and employer delegations
  • Maintain accurate worksite (building and workers) information
  • Correspond and communicate with employer Labor Relations representatives
  • Conduct effective house visits and one on one communication
  • Create weekly and monthly work plans  


  • Commitment to social justice
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills
  • Ability to effectively plan and implement work and manage time, as part of a team and individually
  • Ability to work long and irregular hours
  • Experience and knowledge of computer programs is a plus (including word processing, desktop publishing, spreadsheet and database software)
  • Driver’s license and reliable car.


SEIU-United Service Workers West is an affirmative action employer and encourages applications from all qualified candidates regardless of race, ethnicity, age, sex, sexual orientation, marital status, religion, or disability. SEIU-United Service Workers West works to ensure fair treatment of applicants and employees and actively enforces policies against discrimination and sexual harassment. 

Candidates should apply for this opening by sending a resume, cover letter, and 3 professional references to Nina Casarez, Executive Secretary at nina.casarez@seiu-usww.org

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