Our Union

Organizer

Affiliate: Local 1004, Utah
Location:Salt Lake City, Utah and all areas within the State of Utah
Salary:Starts at $45,000
Posting Date:August 05, 2019

The Organizer position will be working within Utah, with a specific focus on building and strengthening Local 1004 and its subordinate chapters. The Organizer has the overall responsibilities of building local union capacity; empowering current membership through internal and external organizing; and planning, managing, and executing representational programs within locals and subordinate chapters.

This position has a wide range of responsibilities and is involved in assisting locals and subordinate chapters representing a variety of occupations.  These groups are spread throughout various facilities within the state of Utah.

Primary Responsibilities (Examples provide a general summary of the type of work that is required.)

Directions and Decision Making

This position reports to the President of Local 1004 or designee, (or the AFSCME Local 1004 Executive Board). The Organizer works independently, but keeps supervisor regularly apprised of developments during organizing activities.

Education and Experience

High school diploma or equivalent and 3 to 5 years of relevant organizing/servicing experience: or any combination of education and experience which provides the following knowledge, skills and abilities:

Physical Requirements (as required by ADA)

Work is performed in a variety of employment settings including workers’ homes, neighborhoods, and worksites, county and municipal government forums and events.  Driving, travel, temporary assignments and extended work hours may be required. Valid driver’s license required

Salary and Benefits Package: 

Persons interested in applying for this position shall submit a cover letter with their resume by email to President Ray Wickens of Local 1004 at ray@afscmeutah.org

Deadline for receiving resumes is August 31, 2019 by 5:00 pm.