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AUSTIN

AmeriCorps Education Coordinator

POSITION OPENING: AmeriCorps Education Coordinator

AmeriCorps Education Coordinator in Austin, TX | August 2019 – July 2020

 

About Workers Defense Project:

Created in 2002, WDP is a statewide, membership-based organization devoted to workers’ rights and advocacy, chiefly aiming to build power among Texas construction workers.  Its mission – to empower low-income workers to achieve fair employment through education, direct services, organizing and strategic partnerships – is accomplished through a network of dedicated staff, volunteers and members.

WDP is one of the few organizations in Texas focused on addressing workplace abuse faced by low-wage laborers.  Among the most established worker

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Development Director

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DEVELOPMENT DIRECTOR in Austin, Dallas or Houston, TX

 

Workers Defense Project (WDP) is seeking a full-time Development Director to lead and grow the organization’s fundraising efforts, primarily by building and maintaining relationships with individual, corporate, foundation, and union supporters. We are looking for a strategic, ambitious, and senior professional with a history of and orientation toward growing organizational revenue.

 

The ideal candidate will have a demonstrated track record of articulating and advocating for a body of work that advances the interests of working people to diverse audiences. They will

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Operations Manager

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OPERATIONS MANAGER in Austin, TX

 

Our high-traffic office needs an Operations Manager with excellent time management skills and a proven track record of setting and meeting ambitious goals.  The ideal candidate will have a demonstrated track-record of creative and innovative solutions to operation needs and the ability to manage multiple priorities  in a fast-paced environment. Candidates should be committed to getting results and able to handle a heavy workload.

 

About Workers Defense Project

Created in 2002, WDP is a statewide, membership-based organization devoted to workers’ rights and advocacy, chiefly

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DALLAS

Development Director

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DEVELOPMENT DIRECTOR in Austin, Dallas or Houston, TX

 

Workers Defense Project (WDP) is seeking a full-time Development Director to lead and grow the organization’s fundraising efforts, primarily by building and maintaining relationships with individual, corporate, foundation, and union supporters. We are looking for a strategic, ambitious, and senior professional with a history of and orientation toward growing organizational revenue.

 

The ideal candidate will have a demonstrated track record of articulating and advocating for a body of work that advances the interests of working people to diverse audiences. They will

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Dallas Policy Coordinator

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DALLAS POLICY COORDINATOR in Dallas, TX

 

Workers Defense Project (WDP) is seeking a full-time Dallas Policy Coordinator to lead the policy work and advocacy conducted by WDP’s Better Builder® and Policy Department in the greater Dallas area.

 

The ideal candidate will be a self-starter and strategic thinker with a background in public policy, political campaigns, and/or community organizing. The Dallas Policy Coordinator should have strong communication skills that allow them to build relationships and foster cooperation with WDP members, other WDP staff, elected officials, and a diverse array of

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HOUSTON 

Development Director

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DEVELOPMENT DIRECTOR in Austin, Dallas or Houston, TX

 

Workers Defense Project (WDP) is seeking a full-time Development Director to lead and grow the organization’s fundraising efforts, primarily by building and maintaining relationships with individual, corporate, foundation, and union supporters. We are looking for a strategic, ambitious, and senior professional with a history of and orientation toward growing organizational revenue.

 

The ideal candidate will have a demonstrated track record of articulating and advocating for a body of work that advances the interests of working people to diverse audiences. They will

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Houston Policy Coordinator

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HOUSTON POLICY COORDINATOR in Houston, TX

 

Workers Defense Project (WDP) is seeking a full-time Houston Policy Coordinator to lead the policy work and advocacy conducted by WDP’s Better Builder® and Policy Department in the greater Houston area.

 

The ideal candidate will be a self-starter and strategic thinker with a background in public policy, political campaigns, and/or community organizing. The Houston Policy Coordinator should have strong communication skills that allow them to build relationships and foster cooperation with WDP members, other WDP staff, elected officials, and a diverse array of

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