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SEIU Texas - External Organizer

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SEIU Texas
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Houston, TX
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Published 28 days ago

SEIU Texas unites janitors, healthcare workers, security officers, and airport workers from across our state. We are seeking an energetic, passionate and dedicated individual interested in building a career in social justice labor organizing and 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.
  • Bilingual – English and Spanish
  • 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 vehicle. 
  • Previous experience in union organizing preferred. 

SEIU Texas unites janitors, healthcare workers, security officers, and airport workers from across our state. We are seeking an energetic, passionate and dedicated individual interested in building a career in social justice labor…

Details at a Glance

  • Time Commitment
    Full Time Schedule

Benefits

Competitive benefits package provided for full-time employees and eligible dependents, including health, dental, vision, and prescription coverage.

Competitive benefits package provided for full-time employees and eligible dependents, including health, dental, vision, and prescription coverage.

Location

On-site
Houston, TX, USA

How to Apply

Submit a cover letter, resume and writing sample to HR@SEIUTX.ORG.

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 Texas’ vision for building a strong union. 

SEIU TX is an equal opportunity employer committed to a diverse and inclusive workforce. Women, people of color, those with disabilities, and members of the LGBT community are encouraged to apply.

Submit a cover letter, resume and writing sample to HR@SEIUTX.ORG.

Cover letters should describe your qualifications, experience and career goals, as well as a brief description of…

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