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SEIU Texas - Data & Technology Specialist

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SEIU Texas
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Houston, TX
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Published 23 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.

The Data and Technology Specialist will assist in the development and implementation of member database support for various efforts within the union to ensure that information is accurate, comprehensive, and secure and that users can receive needed information from the databases.


Primary Responsibilities

  • Assists in the implementation of database operations for member and general public communication efforts.
  • Maintains security procedures to ensure safety and integrity of data and paper lists.
  • Maintains user access; maintains user passwords, and procedures to ensure onsite and offsite backup of data.
  • Imports and exports files between formats and programs such as Microsoft Excel, Microsoft Access, delimited text files, and a variety of file formats including utilizing e-mail and web based applications.
  • Maintains or oversees maintenance of database files including original materials such as lists, authorization cards, etc.
  • Performs other duties as required to assist the SEIU Texas staff.


Qualifications

  • Experience in data management on a complex campaign, including experience in administering a VAN database.
  • Ability to analyze data and make sound, logical conclusions, communicate effectively, both orally and in writing, and exercise sound judgment in politically sensitive situations.
  • Experience in managing large amounts of data, importing and exporting data, implementing security systems and procedures, writing and training users to use technology.
  • Experience working with Microsoft software, installing hardware and software, monitoring equipment and software and making recommendations to solve problems.
  • Knowledge of online databases (OrgVAN, MemberVAN, VoterVAN, Unionware.)
  • Knowledge of political canvass data operations preferred.
  • Knowledge of the labor organizing methods preferred.
  • Must be able to act and organize time independently and handle multiple priority projects simultaneously while meeting established deadlines.
  • Experience with SQL Queries preferred.
  • Skill in the use of geographic and mapping software or data visualization software a plus.


Physical Requirements

The data and technology specalist must be available to work long and irregular hours at times. Some travel with overnight stays may be required.

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

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 Texas 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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