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SEIU Texas

SEIU Texas


Temp Organizer

Based in El Paso, TX


SEIU Texas unites janitors, food service workers, hospital employees and county/municipal employees from across our state. Cover areas are Corpus Christi, Dallas, El Paso, Houston, San Antonio and Rio Grande Valley.

We are now hiring a Temporary Organizer to join SEIUTX In El Paso, dedicated to build power for 10,000 working families in a right to work state.

KEY JOB RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Work with diverse team and diverse group of workers in a right to work environment.
  • Identify and develop leaders to take action/mobilize in their workplace, community, political and any external campaigns.
  • Maintain and grow membership,
  • Attend Hospital Employee Orientation
  • Maintain accurate and detailed information on worksites and track individuals’ info and assignments.
  • Work with leaders and committees to educate, agitate and motivate people to action.
  • Participate effectively on a team of organizers and researchers to plan and implement new worker organizing & issue-driven community based social justice campaigns
  • Other duties that may not be included in this job description as required by organization

JOB REQUIREMENTS

  • 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.
  • Willingness 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.
  • Fluent in Spanish and English is prefer for this position.
  • Two years previous experience in union organizing.

SALARY & BENEFITS

  • Salary is competitive and negotiable.
  • Full benefits package.
  • Car allowance.

To Apply
Email a résumé and cover letter with subject “Organizer” to Cathy Martinez, Director of healthcare at: cmartinez@seiutx.org.

SEIU Texas is an equal opportunity employer.

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