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Full-Time Organizer
AFT Nevada Local 6181

Based in Fallon, NV


AFT Nevada is seeking a full-time organizer. The position will be responsible for building relationships with workers, developing issues-base organizing plans for assigned areas, and for recruiting and sustaining motivation of organizing committee members and activists. This project is a joint venture between the American Federation of Teachers and the AFT Nevada Local 6181.

Primary duties will include:

  • One-on-one internal organizing, including mapping the workplace, having conversations with potential, new, and current members of the chapters;
  • Identifying, recruiting, and training potential leaders;
  • Keeping detailed notes and managing confidential data;
  • Enter assessments and other data collected in a database on a weekly basis;
  • Supporting contract campaigns;
  • Motivating members and setting an example in organizing and meeting commitments;
  • Occasionally, be assigned to other parts of the state or country as required.

Qualifications:

  • Willing to work long and irregular hours;
  • Grassroots union or community organizing experience;
  • High degree of personal integrity;
  • Strong interest in and commitment to unions and the labor movement;
  • Excellent interpersonal skills, including oral communication, listening, motivational skills, and attention to detail;
  • Computing skills, including experience with Microsoft Office and databases
  • In possession of an insured vehicle and a valid driver’s license.

Salary and Benefits:

  • Competitive Salary and Benefits.

How to apply:
Please submit cover letter and resume by clicking on the link below --
https://organizers.applicantstack.com/x/detail/a2gb5riydu1d/aaak

Equal Opportunity Employer and all are encouraged to apply.

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