United Food and Commercial Workers

United Food and Commercial Workers

Cannabis Program

Based out of Washington, DC


The 1.3-million-member United Food and Commercial Workers International Union, (UFCW) a powerful voice for working men and women, is seeking Organizers with various levels of experience around the country to give workers a voice in the workplace.

The UFCW is one of the most progressive unions leading the fight to build worker power in our workplaces, communities and the political and legislative arenas to insure that workers and their families participate fully in the rewards of the economy they help sustain.

Organizers will be trained to probe worksites and establish workplace union organizing for UFCW’s Cannabis program. Key job responsibilities include: engaging non-union workers in organizing campaigns, identifying workplace issues, developing worker committees, working with Union staff and community organizations, and conducting home calls.


  • A demonstrated commitment to social justice work is required.
  • This is a full-time job with extensive travel requirements, irregular hours, and possible relocation.
  • A valid driver's license and the ability to drive a car are required.
  • You must live near a major airport.
  • In some circumstances, foreign language skills are required; bilingual English/Spanish and other languages is a plus.

Salary and Benefits: Salary is competitive and commensurate with experience. Comprehensive benefits package includes:

  • Health insurance.
  • Pension plan.
  • Paid vacation.

To Apply:
Submit résumé and cover letter and references to: http://jobs.localjobnetwork.com/j/72712150    

Vaccination Requirement: UFCW policy requires all employees to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 as a condition of employment, consistent with applicable law. Any requests or questions may be submitted to hrcovid@ufcw.org
We believe our success rests on recruiting and retaining a diverse staff. UFCW is an equal opportunity employer. Women and people of color are encouraged to apply. Reasonable accommodations will be provided pursuant to applicable state and federal laws.

WHEN APPLYING: Be sure to indicate that you saw this information at UNIONJOBS.COM.