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Laborers' Mid-Atlantic Regional Organizing Coalition

Laborers' Mid-Atlantic Regional Organizing Coalition


Organizer / Recruiter

Based in Harrisburg, PA

 

The LIUNA Mid-Atlantic Regional Organizing Coalition of the Laborers’ International Union of North America (LiUNA!), the premier union in the building trades, is seeking a dedicated and creative Organizer to help our union organizing campaigns.

LiUNA! Mid-Atlantic is dedicated to providing family-sustaining wages and benefits to working families. For more than 100 years, LiUNA! has worked hard to build and serve America, as well as to preserve and increase living standards, respect, and safety for our members. Please apply today and join a dynamic and dedicated team fighting for working families.

KEY JOB RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Conducting broad and intensive outreach efforts to low-wage workers.
  • Building one-on-one relationships with workers.
  • Source and recruit general and skilled laborers to apply to Union Jobs near them.
  • Conduct interviews and assess applicants' relevant knowledge, skills, experience, and aptitudes.
  • Act as a point of contact and build influential candidate relationships during the selection process.
  • Conducting individual/group meetings with workers.
  • Motivating individual workers and groups of workers to take action.
  • Coordinating with workers to gather information that is useful in identifying opportunities for membership growth and mobilization.
  • Other duties as assigned

JOB REQUIREMENTS

  • Bilingual (Spanish) is desirable.
  • A car and a valid driver’s license are required.
  • Willingness to work long and irregular hours, including nights and weekends.
  • Willingness to conduct house visits and site visits.
  • Previous recruitment experience is highly desirable.
  • Knowledge of the construction industry is desirable.

Salary: Commensurate with experience; all qualified candidates are strongly encouraged to apply; Competitive Benefit Package Included

To Apply:
Email résumé and cover letter to kshim@maliuna.org

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