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SEIU Texas

SEIU Texas


Experienced External Organizer

Based in Houston, TX

 

ABOUT SEIU TEXAS 
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 build 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.
  • Proof of COVID-19 Vaccination  

APPLICATION PROCESS 

  • SEIU is committed to building a diverse workforce. 
  • Full benefits package including health insurance, pension plan, paid vacation and car allowance.

To Apply
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. EMAIL TO: HR@Seiutx.org 

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