Organizer-in-Training, Communications Specialist; SEIU

Posted by on May 19, 2006

SEIU District 1199P is Pennsylvania’s largest and fastest growing health care workers union. From direct care workers in nursing homes and home care agencies to RNs in acute care hospitals, SEIU District 1199P represents 20,000 health care workers from a variety of backgrounds who are fighting to put people before profits in our health care system — improving the lives of working people, protecting quality patient care in our work-sites, and working for quality health care for all. All positions require a car, and some level of travel within Pennsylvania. Where noted, extensive in-state travel may be required. We are an Equal Opportunity Employer–women and people of color are strongly encouraged to apply.

We are looking for people without prior organizing experience to work on our Nurse, Health Systems, and Long Term Care Organizing Programs. Must have excellent communications skills, ability to work long and irregular hours, and be able to work with people from diverse backgrounds and cultures. Positions are based in Philadelphia, with statewide travel required. This position may require relocation (within Pennsylvania) for significant amounts of time. Must own a car?mileage reimbursed. Bilingual Spanish a plus, but not required.

Campaign Communications Specialist
We are looking for one highly skilled communications specialist to work on our Long Term Care Organizing Team. This position is currently based in Philadelphia, but does require some travel within Pennsylvania. Must have excellent written & graphic communication skills, plus prior work experience gaining earned media. Bilingual-Spanish a plus, but not required.

To Apply for any of these jobs:
Please send a cover letter, resume and references to:
Fran Campo
SEIU Local 1199P
1500 North Second St., Harrisburg, PA 17102
fax: 717-238-8354

More in "Job Opportunities/AmeriCorps Opportunities"

Stay Current in Philly's Higher Education and Nonprofit Sector

We compile a weekly email with local events, resources, national conferences, calls for proposals, grant, volunteer and job opportunities in the higher education and nonprofit sectors.