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CMRJB - Chicago & Midwest Regional Joint Board of Workers United/SEIU

CMRJB
Chicago & Midwest Regional Joint Board of Workers United/SEIU

 

Paid Internal Organizing Intern

Based in Indianapolis, IN

 

Looking for a transformative internship where you’ll gain invaluable organizing skills? Come work with the Chicago and Midwest Regional Joint Board of Workers United as we organize distribution center workers to win better wages, benefits, and justice on the job. This is a unique, hands-on opportunity to learn how to organize a union from the ground up. Our organization is a strong, aggressive and growing union driven by an informed, diverse, and powerful membership. Workers United is proudly majority women and BIPOC.

Benefits:

  • Make history and help workers win economic justice!
  • Learn from seasoned union organizers and gain valuable experience
  • Generous transportation allowance
  • Flexible start and end dates
  • Earn $18/hr while you learn how to organize

Qualifications:

  • Must be willing and able to perform physical labor
  • Must demonstrate a genuine commitment to working people and racial justice
  • Must have dynamic interpersonal skills and ability to build strong relationships with diverse constituencies
  • 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
  • Bilingual a plus
  • No experience necessary

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

CMRJB provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment and prohibits discrimination and harassment of any type without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, national origin, disability status, genetics, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local laws. This policy also applies to all employment practices within our organization.

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