SEIU Local 620

SEIU Local 620

Field Representative

For covering Santa Barbara & San Luis Obispo Counties, CA


SEIU Local 620 is a dynamic and progressive labor union on the Central Coast of California. We represent employees working for over twenty public agencies within Santa Barbara & San Luis Obispo Counties.

As a Field Representative / Internal Organizer you will be responsible for identifying/developing rank & file leadership, organizing around issues, negotiating/enforcing labor contracts, and serving as an advocate in formal administrative hearings on discipline. You will be an integral partner on a seven person staff working together to form labor and community coalitions doing progressive political work & enabling members’ voices to be heard at work.

Experience needed:
Excellent verbal & written skills, willingness to work long irregular hours including nights/weekends, valid CA Drivers License, reliable automobile with insurance.

Desired experience:
Two or more years of experience performing duties equivalent to Field Representative/Internal Organizer desired including: acting as ‘chief spokesperson’ in collective bargaining and as an advocate in disciplinary appeals. Ability to establish rapport, organize workers, exercise good judgment, establish priorities and demonstrate a commitment to ‘build the movement’ through organizing. Bachelor’s degree in business/commerce, labor/industrial relations, communications or a similar equivalent desired. Bilingual language proficiency in English and Spanish preferred.

Salary: Current Annual Range is $85,977 to $104,961 plus employer paid pension plan, health insurance, vision/dental, auto allowance, and more. Hybrid remote work possibilities.

To Apply:
Please mail résumés to: SEIU Local 620; Attn: Darryl Scheck, 114 Vine Street, Santa Maria, CA 93454, fax: 805-614-7620, or email: darryl@seiulocal620.org – Closing date is February 23rd, 2024.

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