Thought I'd send this out.
I can't move out there(because of my parole) so this posting is useless to me.
SEIU is a progressive and dynamic union representing 1.8 million members. SEIU is committed to the organizing mobilizing model of trade unionism.
Become a Union Organizer with SEIU and
Put Your Politics to Work!
A progressive Canadian organizing union, the Service Employees International Union (SEIU) is seeking to hire and train creative and hardworking National Organizers through its Apprenticeship Program to help workers build their union, demand justice and defend their rights. Diverse and with progressive politics, SEIU uses aggressive and innovative tactics, and challenges some of the largest and most powerful corporations in the world. SEIU has openings for both entry- level and experienced activists, as our Organizer Apprenticeship Program gives new organizers extensive training, with great opportunities for career advancement.
National Organizers will be assigned to campaigns throughout Canada and work out of Toronto, Ontario. This position requires very long work hours and extensive travel, often on evenings and weekends and long periods of time away from home. Fluency in French and English is highly desirable.
Education and Experience
Excellent communication skills and ability to establish and maintain rapport with people from a wide variety of ethnic, occupational and social groups; good judgment and problem solving skills; prior student or community activist work experience a plus. A valid driverís license and functioning vehicle are required.
We offer a competitive salary, vacation and benefits. People of color, women, aboriginal persons, and persons with disabilities are encouraged to apply. See our websites, www.seiu.org
for more information about SEIU.
To apply, send a resume and cover letter to: Kitty Ko, Office Manager, SEIU Canada, 75 The Donway West, Suite 810, North York, ON, M3C 2E9;
We thank all applicants for their interest. However, only those considered for an interview will be contacted.