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Senior Union Representative/Organizer

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SEIU Local 1991
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Miami, FL
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Published 18 days ago

SEIU Local 1991 is an active, growing, progressive healthcare union based in Miami Dade County, Florida. The local currently represents nearly 6,000 Registered Nurses, Physicians, and other Professionals at Jackson Health System. Staff will have the opportunity to become part of building this flagship healthcare local in the South.

UNION POSITION: Senior Union Representative/Organizer

Under the direction of the Executive Director or designee, the Senior Field Representative/Organizer will be responsible for representing and organizing RNs, Physicians, and other healthcare professionals within Jackson Health System in Miami, Florida.

SENIOR FIELD REPRESENTATIVE/ORGANIZER RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Lead contract campaigns; including negotiations and impact bargaining
  • Day to day contract administration
  • Leadership development and membership engagement
  • Internal organizing and external organizing
  • Labor/management partnership work
  • Development and maintenance of steward/communication networks  
  • Oversee disciplines, grievances and arbitrations
  • Represent members in all phases of workplace disputes

EXPERIENCE:

Experience in Union organizing and worker representation is required including negotiations, arbitrations and labor board procedures. Experience as a rank-and-file steward/activist is desirable, as is experience in the healthcare field or representing healthcare workers.

Local 1991 encourages applications from a wide spectrum of ethnic and racial minorities so that our staff will be representative of our membership.

OTHER REQUIREMENTS:

A valid drivers’ license, car and auto insurance are required as a condition of employment.

SEIU Local 1991 is an active, growing, progressive healthcare union based in Miami Dade County, Florida. The local currently represents nearly 6,000 Registered Nurses, Physicians, and other Professionals at Jackson Health System. Staff will…

Details at a Glance

  • Time Commitment
    Full Time Schedule
  • Professional Level
    Professional

Salary

Competitive salary depending on experience

Benefits

Health insurance, holidays, vacation, pension, car allowance and cell phone stipend.

Health insurance, holidays, vacation, pension, car allowance and cell phone stipend.

Level of Language Proficiency

Must speak English. Spanish or Creole are a plus.

Must speak English. Spanish or Creole are a plus.

Location

Temporarily Remote
Work must be performed in or near Miami, FL
Associated Location
Miami, FL, USA

How to Apply

Please submit a resumé which includes your practical and formal background and experience, 3 references (include phone numbers) and any other information or recent examples of your work.

Email Resumé to:

Martha Baker, RN

President/Executive Director

Martha@seiu1991.org

Please submit a resumé which includes your practical and formal background and experience, 3 references (include phone numbers) and any other information or recent examples of…

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