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Laborers' Mid-Atlantic Regional Organizing Coalition

Laborers' Mid-Atlantic Regional Organizing Coalition


Assistant Organizing Director

Based in the Washington DC/Northern Virginia area
DC, MD, VA

 

The LIUNA Mid-Atlantic Regional Organizing Coalition of the Laborers’ International Union of North America (LiUNA!), the premier union in the building trades, is seeking a dedicated and creative Assistant Organizing Director to help our union organizing campaigns in Maryland, Virginia, and the District of Columbia.  

LiUNA! Mid-Atlantic is dedicated to providing family-sustaining wages and benefits to working families. For more than 100 years, LiUNA! has worked hard to build and serve America, as well as to preserve and increase living standards, respect and safety for our members. Please apply today and join a dynamic and dedicated team fighting for working families.

Job Title: Assistant Organizing Director
Salary: Commensurate with experience; all qualified candidates are strongly encouraged to apply; 
Benefits. Excellent Benefits Package – Health care, Dental, Prescription, Vision, Retirement plans, and flexible vacation/time off policy; Car and mobile phone stipends to cover monthly expenses.  

LiUNA! is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Women and people of color are strongly urged to apply.

KEY JOB RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Develop effective strategies for organizing workers and increasing membership using both a top-down and bottom-up approaches;
  • Oversee, supervise, and manage a staff of 20-30 field organizers and researchers
  • Contribute to the development of communications plans to workers
  • Cultivate and maintain relationships with allied community and labor organizations to increase outreach and effectiveness
  • Coordinate with various local unions through the Mid-Atlantic Region
  • Assist the Director of Organizing with all matters related to the management of the organizing program
  • Other duties as assigned

JOB REQUIREMENTS

  • Prior organizing experience required
  • College degree preferred 
  • Spanish/English proficiency preferred
  • A car and a valid driver’s license are required.
  • Willingness to work long and irregular hours, including nights and weekends.
  • Willingness to conduct house visits and site visits.
  • Experience in the construction industry is desirable

To Apply:
Email résumé, writing sample, and cover letter addressing your organizing experience to kkeiter@maliuna.org

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