*Position is for a three month organizing apprenticeship, with possible offer of full time employment after three month period and evaluation* Field staff will be responsible for visiting labor camps, responding to member calls, recruiting new members, investigating and resolving union members’ complaints, conducting labor rights training, organizing regional membership meetings, as well as related administrative tasks and coordinating public actions, as needed to support workplace actions.
Qualifications: Flexible schedule, willing to travel and work evenings and weekends; able to travel for 1-2 week periods; fluent Spanish is required; demonstrated commitment to social justice/labor rights issues; applicants from a farmworker background preferred; must have valid driver’s license and a car and be willing to drive for work (mileage reimbursed)
Compensation: Three month training period, followed by evaluation will occur before a full-time position is offered. Apprentice will be paid $1,000 per 15 day pay period. After Apprentice period, if full-time position is offered, salary ranges from $26,000-$30,000 per year within first year with annual evaluation and potential increase thereafter; full health care benefits and generous vacation policy.
Level of Language Proficiency
Fluent Spanish is required.
Minimum Education Required
How To Apply
Applications will be accepted until positions are filled. Please send a cover letter and resume to Justin Flores at firstname.lastname@example.org. In your cover letter, please mention in which location you are interested in working (Toledo OH, Dudley NC, Monterrey MX).