Search

Job

Worker Organizer

Posted by
New
|
Published 13 days ago

Trabajadores Unidos Workers United is seeking a new bilingual (English/Spanish) Organizer to help build out our organizing priorities with immigrant workers in low-wage industries in San Francisco. Our organization is making shifts in our organizing tactics because of COVID-19 conditions, and for the near future includes a substantial Digital / Online organizing component.


Responsibilities:

Organizing (60%)

  • Building TUWU’s membership of low-wage immigrant workers, many of whom are from the Latinx community, to use collective power and advance economic justice.
  • Develop and implement base-building plans and activities for TUWU membership. Implement worker-led campaigns and priorities as determined by TUWU Co-Directors. 
  • Coordinate and conduct recruitment of community members to community programs, events and actions, including phone calls, in-person meetings and use of social media.
  • Implement membership political education and activities.


Outreach & Worker Services (20%)

  • Coordinate and help implement community outreach and education activities related to workers rights, including planning and facilitating educational workshops, conducting street outreach, and developing outreach materials
  • Coordinate and conduct individual or group meetings with low-wage workers experiencing workplace issues and manage cases, including documentation and filing of appropriate administrative claims.


Administrative & Organizational Support (10%)

  • Processing administrative tasks as needed in a small organization, which can include organizing and keeping appropriate documentation as well as records of all services provided; managing detailed information on community members seeking services; and reporting information as appropriate to funders and other stakeholders.


Essential Qualifications: 

  • Experience doing labor or worker organizing with immigrant workers required. 
  • Strong written and verbal communications in both English and Spanish required. 
  • Ability to work under pressure and with minimal supervision; must be well organized, persistent, and self-motivated.
  • Commitment to worker and member leadership in all aspects of the organization’s work as well as to gender, racial, social, and economic equality
  • Ideal candidates have experience working and building trust with low-income immigrant workers including at least one year experience as an organizer or community advocate.

Trabajadores Unidos Workers United is seeking a new bilingual (English/Spanish) Organizer to help build out our organizing priorities with immigrant workers in low-wage industries in San Francisco. Our organization is making shifts in…

Details at a Glance

  • Time Commitment
    Full Time Schedule
  • Application Deadline
    December 15, 2021
Salary
USD $51,000 - USD $55,000
/ year

Benefits

The salary range is between $51,000 - $55,000 DOE. We offer excellent benefits with medical and dental, plus paid vacation, sick time, and holidays (including a 2 week winter closure).

 

Competitive benefits also include

  • Paid vacation and personal leave
  • Paid parental leave
  • Medical, vision, dental, and life insurance
  • Medical, Parking, and Dependent Care FSAs with employer contributions available
  • Commuter benefits
  • Subsidized gym membership
  • Employee Assistance Program
  • Retirement Savings Account

The salary range is between $51,000 - $55,000 DOE. We offer excellent benefits with medical and dental, plus paid vacation, sick time, and holidays (including a 2 week winter closure…

Level of Language Proficiency

Strong written and verbal communications in both English and Spanish required. 

Strong written and verbal communications in both English and Spanish required. 

Location

On-site
209 Golden Gate Avenue, San Francisco, CA 94102, United States

How to Apply

How to Apply:

Submit resume, cover letter, and two references through TUWU Organizer Position.

Open until filled.

How to Apply:

Submit resume, cover letter, and two references through TUWU Organizer Position.

Open until filled.

Join Idealist

Sign up today to save your favorite jobs and get email alerts when new ones are posted.