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SEIU Texas

SEIU Texas


Experienced Organizer

Based in Houston, TX

 

Job Title: Experienced Organizer
Location: Houston, TX

SEIU Texas unites janitors, food service workers, hospital employees and county/municipal employees from across our state.  
We are now hiring an experienced organizer to join SEIU Texas, dedicated to building power for 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. 
  • Grow membership by organizing workers into the Union. 
  •  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 

  • A minimum of two years experience leading staff and campaign strategy.
  • 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. 
  • Previous experience in union organizing preferred.  

APPLICATION PROCESS 

Full benefits package including health insurance, pension plan, paid vacation and car allowance.

Cover letters should describe your qualifications, experience and career goals, as well as a brief description of why you want to work to realize SEIU TX vision for building a strong union.

How to Apply:
Submit a cover letter and résumé to: Human Resources at HR@SEIUTX.ORG 

SEIU is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
SEIU TX is an equal opportunity employer committed to a diverse and inclusive workforce. Women, people of color, those with disabilities, and members of the LGBT community are encouraged to apply.

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