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SEIU Local 1107
 

Organizers

Based in Las Vegas, NV
 

Organizers help workers form, build, and grow our union; assist workers leaders to enforce their union contracts; mobilize workers around worksite issues, politics, public policy, and other issues affecting the lives of working people; develop rank-and-file leadership among workers; and carry out all other programs of the union in the field.

Qualifications:

  • Previous experience in union or community organizing is desirable, a demonstrated commitment to social & economic justice is required.
  • Willingness to work long hours, nights, and weekends;
  • Effective listening & communications skills;
  • Basic writing and computer skills;
  • The ability to work with people from diverse backgrounds;
  • Willingness to conduct house visits and site visits;
  • A car and a valid driver’s license are required.

Responsibilities Include:

  • Recruiting workers to join the union;
  • Fundraise for political action through the local union COPE program;
  • Conducting broad and intensive outreach efforts to current or not-yet-union workers;
  • Building one-to-one relationships with workers, educating them about the Union;
  • Identifying and developing leaders to guide and lead their campaigns;
  • Conducting individual and group meetings with members/workers to discuss and plan contract, political or organizing campaigns;
  • Motivating individual workers and groups of workers to take worksite, legislative and general collective action;
  • Engaging members/workers in broader union efforts to bring pressure to bear on the industry as a whole.

To Apply
If you are interested in this opportunity, please forward your résumé to: sshaw@seiunv.org, with “Organizer” in the Subject.

No phone calls please.

AFFIRMATIVE ACTION EMPLOYER

SEIU Nevada Local 1107 is an affirmative action employer and encourage applications from all qualified candidates regardless of race, ethnicity, age, sex, sexual orientation, marital status, religion, or disability.

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