Workplace Justice Campaign Organizer

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JOB OPENING: APPLICATIONS ACCEPTED UNTIL POSITION IS FILLED WORKPLACE JUSTICE C​AMPAIGN ORGANIZER​ in Austin, TX Workers Defense Project (WDP) is seeking a full-time Workplace Justice Organizer in Austin, TX. The Workplace Justice Organizer engages low-wage workers in campaigns to build power and a voice for working people - primarily construction workers - in the state of Texas. This organizer will work as part of an organizing team to organize low-wage and immigrant workers to defend their workplace rights and take action in Workers Defense Project strategic campaigns. Campaigns range from supporting members to plan and execute direct action to win back-wages from an employer, to engaging workers on strategic commercial construction sites in support of broader-based organizing campaigns. This organizer will develop member leadership through committees, membership meetings, direct action…
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Houston Campaign Organizer

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JOB OPENING: APPLICATIONS ACCEPTED UNTIL POSITION IS FILLED ​ CAMPAIGN ORGANIZER ​ in Houston, TX Workers Defense Project (WDP) is seeking a full-time Campaign Organizer in Houston, TX. The Campaign Organizer will lead our efforts to establish and grow a membership base of low-wage workers - primarily in the construction industry - to organize, build power, and defend their right to a just and safe workplace. The ideal candidate will have a proven ability to identify, recruit, and develop leaders through canvassing strategic work sites, neighborhoods, and community institutions. He or she will be committed to getting results in a fast paced environment and able to handle a heavy workload. This position is an excellent opportunity to work alongside low-wage workers in their fight for fair employment and just immigration…
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Communications Intern

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COMMUNICATIONS INTERN Workers Defense Project is a membership-based organization that empowers low-income workers to achieve fair employment through education, direct services, organizing and strategic partnerships. WDP is looking for a Communications Intern to help implement and manage its communications plan. The Communications Intern will help Workers Defense Project maintain its public profile. Requirements: 3.0 GPA Strong written and verbal communication skills Knowledge of Adobe Creative Suite, particularly InDesign and Photoshop Ability to work independently Commitment to social justice Able to work 10 to 15 hours a week Responsibilities: The intern will work the Development Associate to: Manage WDP’s online database to track press contacts Secure media coverage around WDP events Create images for strategic campaigns Engage with members to share their stories Compensation:  $300 monthly stipend Valuable knowledge of non-profit…
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