United Steelworkers

United Steelworkers

Project Field Organizer
Tech Sector

Based in Pittsburgh, PA


United Steelworkers International Union seeks enthusiastic, mission-driven, and available Project Field Organizer for Pittsburgh-based campaigns in the technology sector, particularly with freelancers and independent contractors.

Pay commensurate with experience. Generous benefits. Applicants must have own vehicle and a valid driver’s license. The position is immediately available.

USW is an equal opportunity employer. Women, people of color, and bilingual people are encouraged to apply, as well as those with prior experience in organizing.

Job Description
Project Field Organizer (PFO) will develop effective winning strategies in an organizing campaign. A successful applicant should have a strong commitment to building the labor movement, be able to perform effective house calls or one-on-one organizing conversations, have experience running group meetings with employees, successfully identify and develop workplace leaders, have adequate skills maintaining and updating campaign charts and databases, and the ability and skills to work independently. 3-5 years’ experience in organizing is preferred, as well as demonstrated ability to think creatively in organizing new sectors.

Extra consideration will be given to applicants with a strong labor background; work history in technology; relevant experience in similar campaigns, including building committee, developing campaign messaging, and independently running other aspects of a campaign; and expertise in Microsoft and Google products, as well as maintaining and building databases.

To Apply:
Submit résumés and cover letters to Ryan Fairley at rfairley@usw.org.

WHEN APPLYING: Be sure to indicate that you saw this information at UNIONJOBS.COM.