National Nurses Organizing Committee

National Nurses Organizing Committee

Labor Representative / Internal Organizer

Based in Chicago, IL


Location: Chicago, IL

The position of Labor Representative/Organizer in the Collective Bargaining department is open for appointment. The position is full-time.

This position will include aspects of both an Organizer and a Labor Representative:

  • Organizers are responsible for helping to develop the RN organizing committee at a hospital, and helping nurses win their representation election in the face of an intense antiunion employer campaign, organizing for actions including strikes, running membership drives, a and developing leadership.
  • Labor Representatives are responsible for all matters related to collective bargaining, including organizing nurses in private and public employment; compiling, analyzing, interpreting and presenting pertinent data; negotiating all issues on behalf of nurses in assignment; processing grievances and conducting arbitrations; and representing nurses in employment-related problems.

Though Labor Rep experience is preferred, not required and will train for this position. This position could require travel, multiple worksite locations and working evenings and weekends.

Valid driver’s license and insured car required. Ability to speak one of the following languages a plus: Tagalog, Ilocano, Illonggo.

Excellent salary dependent on skills and experience. Generous benefits package, family and domestic partner coverage. In your cover letter please indicate your geographic preferences and restrictions, your ability to travel.

To Apply:
Submit your résumé and cover letter today. Please be sure to fill out the one page form. Apply HERE!

Watch Executive Director Bonnie Castillo, RN outline why nurses are on the frontlines of the fight for Medicare for All: https://vimeo.com/318536393

The California Nurses Association/National Nurses Organizing Committee is a premiere organization of registered nurses and one of the nation’s fastest growing labor and professional organizations in the U.S. and a strong, progressive voice for nurses, patients and healthcare workers around the world. We are seeking a like-minded and experienced professional who believes in our mission with a personal dedication to social justice issues to be our Labor Representative - Organizer.

CNA/NNOC is committed to Equal Opportunity, and to considering applicants of all ages, races, sexual orientations, national origins, ethnicities, and religions. We encourage people from diverse backgrounds and experiences related to our core organizational values and objectives to apply.

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