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AFT Vermont

AFT Vermont


Organizer

Covering the state of Vermont


AFT Vermont is hiring a smart, motivated Organizer who is willing to work hard for social justice at the workplace and across Vermont.

AFT Vermont

  • is a democratic, organizing labor union;
  • is the fastest growing union in Vermont;
  • has a majority women membership and leadership.

We organize to win better wages, respect, and improvements at work and in the statehouse.

This position’s initial assignment will be to organize new higher education and/or healthcare professionals into our union.

We are looking for a team member who has:

  • Experience as an organizer (Experience as a union organizer and/or a union member/leader a plus)
  • Experience working in healthcare and/or higher education a plus
  • The ability to recruit, mentor and train new members and leaders
  • The ability to work independently, solve problems, manage time and priorities
  • The ability to work long and irregular hours
  • Demonstrated ability to work as part of a team and ability to support elected leaders
  • Strong listening, speaking and written communication skills
  • The ability to master our database and communication tools
  • A commitment to building worker power in Vermont for the long haul
  • An automobile and valid driver's license (required)

Compensation: Competitive salary dependent on experience. Benefits include full family medical insurance, 401K and generous paid time off benefits.

To Apply:
Please email a writing sample (preferably a member communication), cover letter and résumé as pdfs to info@aftvermont.org by 7/10/2019.

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