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Union Organizer

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UFCW 21
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Seattle, WA
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Published 6 days ago

The United Food and Commercial Workers Union Local 21 is seeking experienced Union Organizers. Position(s) will be based out of the Seattle area. Requires willingness to work long and irregular hours, strong listening, speaking, and writing skills. Basic computer literacy required, advanced a plus. Must have some experience with unions (as a member, steward, intern or staffer) or other demonstrated commitment to social change.

We are looking for Organizers who care about others, have a passion for building power for working people, speak Spanish or a language other than English, have experience with online to field organizing and/or experience with rank and file organizing.

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Critical thinking and willingness to confront the status quo
  • Ability to move people past fear
  • Demonstrated commitment to racial, social and economic justice
  • Driver’s license, vehicle and valid insurance required

Bonus Qualifications:

  • Experience with RC, PERC, card check or alternative elections
  • Comprehensive campaign experience
  • Has led teams and/or trained others as a part of organizing drive or campaign
  • Ability to speak and write language(s) in addition to English
  • Experience with organizing in industries that UFCW represents: grocery, retail, healthcare, laundries, food processing and/or retail cannabis
  • Experience with “outside of the box” organizing strategies and tactics


Womxn and people of color are strongly encouraged to apply. UFCW 21 is an equal opportunity employer. We offer an excellent wage package including medical and pension benefits under the PNWSU staff union agreement. 

The United Food and Commercial Workers Union Local 21 is seeking experienced Union Organizers. Position(s) will be based out of the Seattle area. Requires willingness to work long and irregular hours, strong listening, speaking, and writing…

Details at a Glance

  • Time Commitment
    Full Time Schedule

Salary

Competitive pay and benefits, exciting work. Salary and benefits are set by collective bargaining agreement.

Level of Language Proficiency

Multilingual applicants preferred but not required.

Multilingual applicants preferred but not required.

Location

Temporarily Remote
Work must be performed in or near Seattle, WA
Associated Location
5030 1st Avenue South, Seattle, WA 98134

How to Apply

Womxn and people of color are strongly encouraged to apply. UFCW 21 is an equal opportunity employer. We offer an excellent wage package including medical and pension benefits under the PNWSU staff union agreement.

To Apply:

Please send your résumé and cover letter to Matt Loveday at mloveday@ufcw21.org if you’re interested in the position and put “(your name) – Union Organizer” in the subject line. No calls please.

Womxn and people of color are strongly encouraged to apply. UFCW 21 is an equal opportunity employer. We offer an excellent wage package including medical and pension benefits…

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