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Union Organizer-Bilingual

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SEIU Local 503, OPEU
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Portland, OR
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Published 14 days ago

SEIU Local 503, Oregon: Now Hiring Organizers – Portland Oregon!

SEIU Local 503 is Oregon's union of 65,000 nursing home, homecare, child care and other care providers, public and non-profit workers. We are part of the 2 million member Service Employees International Union (SEIU), committed to building power for low-wage workers and engaging in social and economic justice issues facing working families, from affordable housing to immigrant rights. We wage big campaigns to win better wages, healthcare and more secure jobs to help ensure that workers--not just corporations and CEOs--benefit from today’s global economy.

Bilingual Organizers – Nursing Home Team:

Organizers support and facilitate worker leadership and action. This position has program responsibility for organizing, communications, and political action through worker and community leadership development. Organizers help build power by organizing non-union workers with a focus on one-on-one recruiting, house visits and developing community structures to win organizing campaigns.

Requirements: A minimum two years’ experience or background demonstrating capabilities in organizing, political action, leadership identification and development, and motivating people to take action; a demonstrated commitment to empowering workers through the labor movement; experience working for social justice as an organizer or activist; and ability and stamina to work irregular and long hours and to attend weekend and evening activities. Bilingual Required in either Russian, Spanish, Vietnamese, Chinese, Somali, Korean.

Pay and Benefits: Organizing positions provide comprehensive fully paid health, dental and vision benefits for employee and eligible dependents, domestic partner benefits, generous holiday and vacation policies, a monthly car and cell phone allowance, and a 15% employer-paid defined contribution 401K. Compensation range is based on experience, $56,676-$84,240 annually.

Hiring: We are committed to hiring staff who reflect our membership and model the unity and equity that we seek to create in Oregon communities. Women, LGBTQ, people of color, and immigrants strongly encouraged to apply.

How to ApplySubmit your cover letter describing your interest and a resume in one attachment (PDF preferred) by e-mail to:  bretone@seiu503.org.     

SEIU Local 503, Oregon: Now Hiring Organizers – Portland Oregon!

SEIU Local 503 is Oregon's union of 65,000 nursing home, homecare, child care and other care providers, public and non-profit workers. We are part of the 2 million member Service…

Details at a Glance

  • Time Commitment
    Full Time Schedule
  • Application Deadline
    May 17, 2021

Salary

$56,767 - $84,240

Benefits

Pay and Benefits: Organizing positions provide comprehensive fully paid health, dental and vision benefits for employee and eligible dependents, domestic partner benefits, generous holiday and vacation policies, a monthly car and cell phone allowance, and a 15% employer-paid defined contribution 401K. Compensation range is based on experience, $56,676-$84,240 annually.

Pay and Benefits: Organizing positions provide comprehensive fully paid health, dental and vision benefits for employee and eligible dependents, domestic partner benefits…

Level of Language Proficiency

Bilingual Required in either Russian, Spanish, Vietnamese, Chinese, Somali, or Korean.

 

Bilingual Required in either Russian, Spanish, Vietnamese, Chinese, Somali, or Korean.

 

Location

Temporarily Remote
Work must be performed in or near Portland, OR
Associated Location
Portland, OR, USA

How to Apply

How to ApplySubmit your cover letter describing your interest and a resume in one attachment (PDF preferred) by e-mail to:  bretone@seiu503.org.     

How to ApplySubmit your cover letter describing your interest and a resume in one attachment (PDF preferred) by e-mail to:  bretone@seiu503.org.     

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