United Steelworkers

United Steelworkers

Project Field Organizer

Based in Pittsburgh, PA

United Steelworkers International Union seeks enthusiastic, mission-driven, and available Project Field Organizers based in Pittsburgh, PA with experience in higher education campaigns.

Pay commensurate with experience. Generous benefits. Applicants must have own vehicle and a valid driver’s license.

USW is an equal opportunity employer. Women, people of color, and bilingual people are encouraged to apply.

Job Description

Project Field Organizers (PFO) work as part of a staff team to learn how to develop effective winning strategies in an organizing campaign. A successful applicant should have a strong commitment to building the labor movement and be able to work with community allies. They must also be able to build one-on-one relationships with workers and educate them about the benefits of unionization. They should have strong interpersonal skills with a demonstrated ability to recruit, motivate, lead, and build strong working relationships with workers. PFOs should be able to work independently within a team environment.

Extra consideration will be given to applicants with a labor background; relevant experience in similar campaigns, including building committee, developing campaign messaging, and independently running other aspects of a campaign; and expertise in Microsoft and Google products, as well as maintaining and building databases.

To Apply
Submit résumés and cover letters to Kira Yeversky at kyeversky@usw.org.

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