Internal Organizer

Based in Cincinnati, OH Area

An Administrative Organizer position in District 1199 WV/KY/OH is responsible for the following:

  • Working with members to enforce their union contract through the grievance and arbitration process.
  • Increasing a union presence through leadership development and structure building within union shops
  • Helping to build a powerful political program
  • Bargaining union contracts and running contract campaigns
  • Helping to bring a Union voice to more potential members

Skills needed:

  • Good communication skills, professional discipline, excellent organizational skills, good writing and basic math skills, basic computer skills needed.
  • You must possess good judgment, resiliency and the flexibility to accommodate changing demands
  • Great people skills are a must, along with the ability to work with people from diverse backgrounds and cultures
  • A passion for justice, a willingness to learn, the ability to work hard with irregular hours, and the ability to travel on occasion
  • Union or community organizing experience is preferred, but not necessary

SEIU District 1199 WV/KY/OH offers competitive salaries, a full range of benefits, and training.

Who is SEIU District 1199 WV/KY/OH?
We're nurses, caregivers, support staff and professionals. We work in hospitals, nursing homes, mental health and DD care facilities, social service agencies, Head Start programs, libraries, schools and other health and human service centers.

We're 26,000 people united by our belief in the dignity and worth of workers. We organize to improve the lives of working people and their families and lead the way to a more just and humane society.

We're part of the Service Employees International Union (SEIU), America's largest and fastest growing union. We're the union of health care and social service workers in Ohio, West Virginia and eastern Kentucky: SEIU District 1199 WV/KY/OH.

If you want to put your mind and heart to work in the cause of a better world, there's a role for you in SEIU District 1199 WV/KY/OH.

To Apply
Email jobs@seiu1199.org, a résumé, a letter explaining why you want to do this work, and the names and contact information of three professional references. Please place "Cinci Administrative Organizer" in the subject line.

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