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Chicago & Midwest Regional Joint Board of Workers United/SEIU
 

Paid Summer Organizing Intern
Midwest Region

Based in Chicago and the Chicagoland Suburbs, IL
or St. Louis, MO


Don’t take a lame internship this summer! Making coffee and copies for the man is boring and overrated. Come work with the Chicago and Midwest Regional Joint Board as we organize manufacturing workers to win better wages and benefits, and justice on the job. This is a unique, hands on opportunity to learn how to organize a union from the ground up.

Benefits:

  • Make history and help win economic justice for workers!
  • Learn from seasoned union organizers and gain valuable experience
  • Earn $18 per hour
  • Millage reimbursement
  • Flexible start and end dates

Qualifications:

  • Must have a valid driver’s license and access to a reliable car.
  • Must have a strong work ethic. No slackers.
  • Must be willing and able to perform physical labor
  • Must demonstrate a genuine commitment to the labor movement and the struggle of working people
  • Must be able to work independently or as part of a team
  • Must be willing to work irregular hours, possibly including weekends
  • Familiarity with social media a plus

To Apply:

Email a cover letter and résumé to Pete DeMay at pdemay@cmrjb.org

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