Field Coordinator – Public Services Division-Salem, OR
Organization: Service Employees International Union – SEIU
Position Title: Field Coordinator – Public Services Division
Location: Salem, OR
Hours & Compensation: Full time. $5444-7253/month
Application Deadline: Not listed.
SEIU 503 is an organization of more than 50,000 Oregonians who, by joining together, are achieving what we cannot accomplish alone. By standing together, we have a voice in our contracts and our daily work lives. SEIU 503 members do more than 500 different jobs on the state, local government and non-profit level. The services we provide include helping blind people get access to education, assisting nursing home patients, testing new drivers, collecting tax revenue, providing child care, helping veterans, assisting at-risk youth, staffing our state universities, repairing bridges, maintaining Oregon’s parks, and caring for seniors and people with disabilities.
The work we do touches the lives of every single Oregonian. We are proud to stand together for the quality services we provide for our communities and families.
Be part of SEIU Local 503, a strong and growing union that is on the front lines to fight for quality public services and a more just society for all workers.
Supervise, mentor and train a team of internal organizers in all aspects of union organizing. Coordinate an internal organizing program, including collective bargaining, contract campaigns, politics, policy, contract enforcement, member training, leadership development, and our membership and voluntary political fundraising drives. Take on other duties as assigned.
This position is based out of the Salem Oregon headquarters, located 45 minutes south of Portland.
Office and field work involving travel to areas represented throughout the state and in a variety of environmental situations. The workweek is Monday through Friday plus weekend work when specifically assigned. The workday may begin before and extend beyond normal office hours depending on the demands of the assignment.
SEIU 503 is an equal opportunity employer. Women, people of color, and bilingual individuals are strongly encouraged to apply.
Field coordinator pay range is $5444-7253/month. Salary is set depending on experience and includes a generous benefits and leave package.
Qualified applicants will have at least five years experience organizing within a labor union, or equivalent, as well as at least two years experience leading and training organizers.
In addition to a resume, a cover letter is required for all applications. Your cover letter should explain your reason for wanting to work for SEIU 503, 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.