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SEIU Texas

SEIU Texas


External Union Organizer

Based in Houston, TX


SEIU Texas unites janitors, food service workers and hospital employees. We are now hiring Organizers 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

  • 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.

SALARY & APPLICATION PROCESS
SEIU is committed to building a diverse workforce. We offer excellent benefits, including paid health benefits for employee and family, liberal paid time off and competitive salary.

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. Please submit via email to Human Resources: HR@seiutx.org.

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