NEW Positions Building Power with a Progressive Union: SEIU Healthcare 1199NW!
SEIU 1199NW is Washington’s largest healthcare union, an independent democratic organization which advocates for strong jobs, access to healthcare for all and strong patient and client care and services in Washington’s hospitals, clinics and mental health facilities. There are NEW positions available with both existing and newly organized healthcare workers throughout Puget Sound and Central Washington.
Join a team that is doing bold worksite based organizing and bargaining for greater voice for working people and a more just society. SEIU Healthcare 1199NW is an organization that values development, engagement and growth for staff and members.
Job Description: Healthcare Organizer
Internal Healthcare Organizers: Work with existing union members to develop new leaders and activists within union chapters to bargain and enforce strong contracts, take on and win workplace improvements and activate union members in building a union voice in their worksite and their larger community.
External Healthcare Organizers: Work with non-union healthcare workers to successfully form their union. Engage worksite leaders and member organizers around a vision of union difference and leadership that WIN union elections and first contracts.
Additional Organizational and Position Background
Women & candidates of color are encouraged to apply. Labor or community organizing experience preferred but not required, all positions at 1199NW offer orientation, training and development. Competitive salary and highly generous benefit package available commiserate experience. Full posting at: www.seiu1199nw.org
Applicants must submit a current resume, with references and a cover letter expressing what their commitment and interest in the labor movement is in order to be considered for the position. Resumes and cover letters should be sent to:
SEIU Healthcare 1199NW
15 South Grady Way, #200
Renton, WA 98057
jrojas June 18th, 2013
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