SEIU National Fast Food Workers Union (NFFWU)
Job Title: Community Organizer - Fight for $15 and a Union
Location: Raleigh/Durham, NC
Fight for $15 and a Union Community Organizer
Community Organizer for the Fight for $15 and a Union Campaign
SEIU National Fast Food Workers Union is hiring a full-time Community Organizer in North Carolina. We seek an individual who is interested in a career fighting alongside low wage workers who are leading the campaign to win “$15 and a Union”.
About SEIU NFFWU
SEIU NFFWU is working to expand the movement and deepen the successful fights to raise employment standards and unite workers in organizing their union in the fast food industry through national, state and community campaigns.
SEIU NFFWU is affiliated with the Service Employees International Union (SEIU), which has more than 2 million members in the US, Canada and Puerto Rico. NFFWU is united with those 2.2 million members in a shared belief in the dignity of workers and the value of their work, and in a commitment to a more just and humane society.
Education and Experience:
Graduation from high school or equivalent, some college preferred and at least 2 -4 years of community or political organizing experience and / or a combination of education and experience that would provide for the following knowledge, skills and abilities:
The position is based in the Raleigh Durham metropolitan areas. Work is generally performed from a field office setting or other location to complete the required assignments of the position. Long and extended hours and a minimal amount of overnight travel may be required. The position includes a competitive salary based on experience and a package of benefits that includes paid holidays, vacations, 401K and fully paid health benefits, including health, dental, vision and prescription drug benefits.
A cover letter and resume is required for all applications. Your cover letter should explain your reason for wanting to work for SEIU NFFWU, and provide examples of how you demonstrated success in a similar position and a description of how this position fits into your long-term career plan.
SEIU NFFWU staff enjoys top notch benefits including comprehensive health benefits, major medical, dental and vision for employee and eligible dependents, competitive salaries, generous holiday and vacation policies, and a 401(K) Plan.
SEIU NFFWU is an Equal Opportunity employer that values and respects the diversity of its staff. Women and people of color are encouraged to apply.
Salary: $45k - $48k
Job Type: Full Time
A resume is required for all applications and a cover letter is highly suggested. Your cover letter should explain your reason for wanting to work for us, an example of how you demonstrated success in a similar position and a description of how this position fits into your long-term career plan.
SEIU NFFWU is an Equal Opportunity Employer.